Friday, February 23, 2018


Big Read: Brutal, bizarre murder of Renee Duckmanton and the lies...

It was the sheep's tongue beside the smouldering corpse that baffled most. Flaccid, grotesque bluish gristle, it seemed so out of place yet somehow so inexplicably linked.

Golfing young guns mix it with top seniors

Some of Canterbury's top young amateur golfers got a look towards the future at Russley last week when the Australasian Legends Tour visited New Zealand. They were impressed with the senior's strategies and 'funky' techniques.

Impreza STi offers bang for buck performance

Subaru has upgraded its performance car line-up. The Impreza WRX STi is even more desirable

Sainey Marong found guilty of murdering Renee Duckmanton

Gambian-born butcher Sainey Marong has today been found guilty of murdering Renee Duckmanton.

Alleged Facebook robber faces new charges

A man accused of robbing Facebook sellers at knifepoint has appeared in the district court facing new charges.

The rebuild: By the numbers

Statistics NZ said on Wednesday Canterbury's building costs and rents had risen faster than in other parts of the country since the February 22, 2011 earthquake.

Feb 22, 2011: Seven years on