Thursday, November 15, 2018
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Waihora do the double after winning Coleman Shield

Waihora rode strong first half defence and the breeze at their backs to win rugby's Coleman Shield.

Rolleston model makes top-10 at Miss Univers NZ

Rolleston resident Abigail Curd was named in the top 10 for the Miss Universe New Zealand finals.

Developer asks council to clean up

A developer wants the city council to tidy up the area near his residential complex.

Schools ban cattle from pet days

Schools across the district are banning cattle from attending their annual pet days in a bid to stop the spread of Mycoplasma bovis.

Swapping motorcross for skeet shooting

Scott Daly has swapped the mottocross track for the clay targets and it's paying off.

Township’s battle to get on the map

This township is sick of being lumped in with its neighbour.

Our People: Passion for performing earns recognition

Rolleston resident Caelan Thomas's passion for theatre has led to him being nominated for the Selwyn Awards 2018 People's Choice. The 19-year-old pianist and has been involved in the Kirwee Players and is the musical director of the Selwyn Community Choir. He spoke to Georgia O'Connor­-Harding:

Region’s big boom: House prices rising alongside population

Houses in the district hit a record median price of $595,000 last month. Emily O'Connell investigates why this has happened and what house hunters can get for their money.

Rugby: Battle for top spot in senior competition

Darfield and Waihora will have bragging rights and the Murray Copper Shield to play for this Saturday.

Photos: Semi-finalists revealed in Combined Colts

The Combined Colts rugby competition had two clear semi-final winners on Saturday.