Tuesday, July 16, 2019


Flu claims five more victims in hospitals

Five more patients in Canterbury hospitals have died from complications of the flu.

Highlanders send Christchurch supporter a present after theft

Jim McLachlan is no longer an angry Scotsman.

Vicki Buck’s exit prompts bid for council seat

A former local body politician will run for city council, a decision prompted by Cr Buck’s announcement to depart from politics at the end of the term.

Bid to put brakes on Avondale boy racers

Residents want the brakes put on boy racers but city council says there isn't a problem in the area.

Godwits sculpture to fly high

An artwork paying tribute to the bar-tailed godwits could be installed in South New Brighton.

Dangerous intersection upgrade plan

A plan to turn the city’s fourth most dangerous junction into a T-intersection to reduce crashes has received mixed feedback.

Brutal attack on dog

Three unrestrained dogs attacked a german shepherd.

Watch: ‘It’s an art’ one of New Zealand’s oldest sports clubs...

It's more than just a tractor cruising down a paddock. There is a real 'art' to the sport of ploughing

Vicki Buck’s decision not to stand catches left leaning group by...

Her decision has thrown a curve ball into plans to scuttle potential asset sales after the elections.

Beggar attacks elderly man outside supermarket

An elderly man was attacked by a beggar outside a supermarket on Tuesday.