Bunny bandits have returned two pet rabbits to a pre-school after outrage on social media.
Burnside High School's girls volleyball team has finished first at the South Island secondary school champs, capping off a dominant performance by Canterbury teams.
Factored into the decision is the health cloud Ms Dalziel's husband has been under.
New Brighton police will be setting up major checkpoints throughout the eastern parts of the city to clamp down on "Fatal Five" driving offences.
An anonymous craftsman has cut a smiley face out of the packaging around the New Brighton Clock Tower while it is under repair.
Connor was finishing up his masters degree, planning a move to Singapore for an internship when he was told he had six weeks to live.