Smoking bans on Christchurch beaches is being looked at by the city council.
About 200 people are "sleeping rough" in Christchurch at any one time. That’s what a street count done by city council staff has found, as part the development of a proposal to help alleviate the city’s homeless problem.
My head was turning into a ground of torment and torture - a critic of every move, word, thought - but a smile was still shared with the outside world.
People visiting Sumner beach are being advised to stay out of the water due to a wastewater overflow.
At 12:51 on 22 February 2011, 12 people died beside me. The parapet and facade of an unreinforced masonry building on the main street of Christchurch, New Zealand, crushed the bus that I was riding. I'm the only one left, the lucky 13.
A shuttle trail aiming to solve parking problems for Christchurch Hospital nurses has been extended
Lincoln University researchers say the days of the white slice may be over, as more consumers buy grain loaves or avoid bread completely
Pioneer Recreation and Sport Centre has had the most pool closures for faecal incidents since January, while Jellie Park might be the safest bet.
Dredging silt and liquefaction from the Woolston Cut has been delayed slightly after asbestos was found in samples.
An audit of Canterbury District Health Board staff mobile phones found 40 per cent of their work data use was not work-related.