A Canterbury farmer linked to burglaries and thefts of farm machinery, tools, and trailers worth more than $200,000 has been told today that he faces a lengthy jail term.
State Highway 1 north and south of Kaikoura will be open during daylight hours only, when it reopens next month.
An Aranui resident is raising money to help isolated communities in the South Pacific receive medical assistance.
Burnside High School’s dux and this year’s recipient of the Peter Bryant Memorial Award was Justine Lee.
For the second year running Hororata Golf Club's Dominic Brettkelly was eliminated from the New Zealand Amateur Championships by the tournament winner.
A number of records fell in Leeston at the weekend as just under 400 runners and walkers took part in the Selwyn Running Festival.
Yan Gong has been offered one of the UC International First Year Scholarships to assist with his university studies next year. Yan is one of only twenty-five students worldwide to receive the scholarship that recognises and supports top-achieving international students.
A St Margaret's College teacher has earned a national exellence award for her work.
Some call this club the Lyttelton Retirement Home - but its management is hoping a large makeover will give it a much needed image boost.
The Arts Centre chief executive Andre Lovatt has resigned to take up a role with Auckland Airport.
Sedan body style extends Holden's coverage in the mid-size car market
Their artistic director calls them the choir with 'big gigantic hearts'. Pops Choir was formed as a way to help heal the earthquake battered souls of Christchurch. And now they have had a very special invitation to perform in China after a 'Beatles' like reaction at one of their performances.