The contents of four in every 10 recycling bins are being dumped in landfills because people are putting the wrong rubbish in them.
Anthony John Anderson has been granted bail on five conditions, one of which means having no direct or indirect contact the mum of his kids.
Christchurch residents are outraged by the price of disposable, single-use face masks.
Museum acknowledges "outdated" portrayal of Maori .
A man has been taken to hospital after crashing into a residential property.
A 42-year-old woman has been arrested after allegedly stealing and crashing a police car.
Four fire crews called to house late Sunday afternoon.
This morning's weather is fine, while traffic throughout the Canterbury region is moderate.
A man has been sentenced to home detention after pleading guilty to the four-day abduction and suffocation of a woman in her early 40s.
Frederica Diver is just 18 years old and "never been good at school". Now she owns an art gallery.
The Arts Centre is bringing people together to celebrate the rise of Matariki; the beginning of the Maori New Year.
Festival lineup to be announced next month is unlikely to include international artists.
Single figure sea temperatures didn't stop Sumner residents from a mid-winter swim to remember two tragic deaths.