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Motorists should let police deal with dangerous drivers, the Automobile Association says.
A committee fighting a controversial log burner ban in Timaru is urging people to stock up on firewood during the holiday season.
Road crews are putting the finishing touches on State Highway 1 north of Kaikōura ahead of its reopening this afternoon. Video, Audio
Workers rebuilding State Highway 1, north of Kaikōura, are racing to finish the job, with just one week left until the grand reopening. Video
Some Christchurch residents are dreading the summer as they expect street based sex workers to return to their neighbourhood.
Christchurch business owners say problems with beggars are escalating, after one of the city's trams was stopped and its driver abused over the weekend.
A retailer is warning of widespread disobedience as a controversial log burner ban begins in Timaru.
A rental shortage in quake-damaged Kaikōura is forcing some locals to consider shutting up shop and leaving.
After a residents association's chair said the area around University of Canterbury was becoming a slum, the group's founder - a former student - has urged productive dialogue.
Farmers on Banks Peninsula near Christchurch are concerned about the effects of a proposed bylaw that would regulate the movement of stock on some roads.
Waimate is set to receive a much needed financial boost this weekend, with several events booking out accommodation in the South Island town.
Christchurch residents fed up with sex workers soliciting outside their homes plan to gather evidence while they prepare their next legal move.
Tiny houses are being trialled in a King Country town as a solution to a shortage of student accommodation and work for tradies.
A proposed bylaw limiting the movement of sex workers in Christchurch has been voted down by a council committee.
Proposals to build new homes in an area of Christchurch's quake-hit red zone isn't fair to its old occupants, a former resident says.
The repaired statue was unveiled in Christchurch this afternoon, after it was badly damaged in the Christchurch earthquakes.
A self-styled lycra clad superhero arrived at a Christchurch City Council meeting today, looking for funding to support his work in the city.
The Christchurch cenotaph will probably remain off limits to the public for a decade, the RSA says.
Human waste and toilet paper are littering the Milford Track as another busy tourist season approaches, a Department of Conservation contractor says. Audio
Christchurch residents who fought hard to curb the sex trade in their neighbourhood are outraged police have given up enforcing proposed regulations.
Winning Christchurch Central candidate Duncan Webb says unresolved problems following the Canterbury earthquakes have created a mood for change.
Christchurch's Pasifika community made it clear to National and Labour they want better mental health services in schools.
Heritage groups are breathing a sigh of relief after the Anglican Church decided to save the quake-ravaged Christ Church Cathedral.
The crumbling ruins of the quake-damaged ChristChurch cathedral are to be saved, with the Anglican Synod this afternoon voting to reinstate the building.
Fashion stores, bars and restaurants are opening their doors this week in what was once a desolate, earthquake damaged central business district.