The search for missing Fernside woman Emma Beattie will be used as a major training event for authorities this weekend.
A fifth generation Akaroa farmer has criticised the city council, saying they are failing to complete preventative road maintenance.
American quarter horse rider Sally McPherson is preparing for the biggest competition of her life.
Wealthy Christchurch businessman Alasdair Cassels and convicted fraudster Mike Swann have been accused by family members of being involved in the disappearance of a missing Marlborough Sounds charter skipper.
A group of about 10-12 youths have vandalised a part of Aranui, causing damage to businesses and homes and driving up insurance costs.
Traffic lights could be installed earlier than planned at a busy roundabout.
Defending champions Sefton and competition young guns Cheviot will compete for country cricket’s one day crown after dominant semi-final displays on Saturday.
A family were allegedly told by police to keep a suspected drunk driver who crashed into their fence at their property until they could free up resources.
Springston will have a rugby team in the top grade for the first time in 17 years.
A Christchurch property manager who was accused of misconduct after his tenant was crushed to death in the February 2011 quake has avoided charges.
A funeral consultant and a public sector analyst are among five candidates making a bid for a seat on the Banks Peninsula Community Board.
More than 10,000 people pounded the pavement on Sunday at the city's most popular fun run City2Surf. Our photographers caught all of the action.
The death of five Hector's dolphins in a commercial set net off Banks Peninsula, is being investigated.
A Christchurch couple have appeared in court accused of stealing more than $1.3 million from an elderly widow.
A person has died after an overnight crash between a truck and a motorcycle.
Jonty Gray,who is battling leukaemia, was given the job of getting about 10,000 people underway at the start of the Star Media City2surf.
The acting principal of a Christchurch high school where two boys involved in a double-fatal crash were former and current students is calling the...
Fears that the new QE II Recreation and Sport Centre will not meet the demands of the community are increasing pressure to add a 50m pool to the facility.
Hororata Primary School will be expected to cover the cost of the roading frontage outside its school.
Weekend opening hours won't be extended at Sumner library after a city council report rejected the idea of using volunteers.