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Truck crash on McLeans Island Rd

A truck and car have crashed at the intersection of Pound Rd and McLean's Island Rd.

Murder accused hears ‘loud bang’ the night Ihaka Stokes died

The de facto stepfather of Christchurch infant Ihaka Stokes told police just minutes after his death how he heard a "loud bang" and thought the toddler had fallen in his cot and hit his head.

Naked man removed from Canterbury University

Security guards had to remove a naked man from Canterbury University on Thursday morning.

New church one step closer

A new church in Mairehau is one step closer to construction as fundraising picks up.

Work to begin on historic Timeball Station

After nearly five years the Lyttelton Timeball tower rebuild is expected to begin in July.

Police seek owners of recovered property

Police recovered a large amount of stolen items from a property on Tancreds Rd recently. Now they are seeking the owners of the stolen goods.

London St likely for Lyttelton Museum

The museum has been without a home for the last five years, but that could change if the city council gifts the land at London St to the museum society.

Fire scorched Ohinetahi Reserve gets $35k boost

Ohinetahi Reserve has been given the funding to help with the years worth of damage done by the Port Hills fires.

Akaroa residents boost health hub fundraising

Akaroa residents have been instrumental in raising $800,000 for the health hub, making the $2.5m needed an achievable goal.

Restoring hearing rewarding work

Rolleston audiologist Brenna Sincock recently returned from five days volunteering in the Cook Islands where she helped people, often with severe hearing problems.