Greenpeace activitists have locked themselves irrigation pipes, stopping work on the Central Plains Water irrigation scheme.
An appeal to save the community-built QE II Park fitness trail has failed, but campaigners are vowing not to give up.
Could this big ball of plastic bags become the biggest in the world?
After a pensioner took to the footpaths with spray paint to show what areas were dangerous, the city council promised to fix them. She is still waiting.
A city council property in Templeton could either be used by a gun, archery or paintball club or become another quarry.
City council owned jetties and marinas in Banks Peninsula will fall under a new bylaw - if it is approved.
Mystery surrounds hundreds of birds found dead at a cemetery. But authorities will not be investigating what caused the birds to die.
Residents in the Flockton area will sleep easier next time they hear rain on the roof.
Two Sumner School pupils want to stop plastic bags being used in supermarkets - they are encouraging others to get on board with their project.
Two security guards were stationed outside council chambers.