The helicopter crash which killed pilot Steve Askin was caused by monsoon bucket cables flying up into the tail rotor, an investigation has found.
Bryndwr residents have started a petition to block the sale of 358 state houses in their community.
The exchange of the reserve status on part of Rolleston Reserve for land at Foster Park has been approved by Conservation Minister Maggie Barry. The land will be used to develop the town centre.
Magazine Bay berth-holders have slammed the idea of a jumping platform as boat owners say the dilapidated marina is not a place to swim.
Over her lifetime Marlene Bennetts has contemplated giving up writing more than once, but she always picks up the pen and keeps writing. Her husband the reason behind her motivation.
A residents' association has criticised a community board over its lack of action on uncompleted projects. One of them being a new community centre, which is four years and nine months overdue.
The Toyota Hilux has been part of Rubecca Soper-Hazlett life for years and now it has been giving a $20,000 upgrade thanks to the touching history of the ute.
After more than a year of repairs to the road and stopbanks, New Brighton Rd is once again flooding. Residents want a long-term solution to the flooding problem.
Health board well-being survey shows that 90 per cent of staff feel stressed due to work pressure.
Judge Rob Murfitt has swapped is gavel for a pen, writing a children's book called Claire and the Weka, a true story about his daughter from a family holiday in the Marlborough Sounds about 30 years ago.