Higher alert levels will prolong staff orientation at new Christchurch hospital building, set to open in November.
Mental health organisations are providing support as we prepare for another potential lockdown.
Three fire trucks attend fire in the early hours of the morning.
Christchurch woman Michele Findlay has been found after missing for almost two weeks.
A clear cold start to the day as the country enters its first full week of Level 2 restrictions for the second time.
New Covid-19 cases are being genome sequenced in an attempt to find the origin of community spread.
The Ministry of Health has handed Christchurch's new hospital to the district health board after a two-year delay
The Vaping Amendment Bill will prohibit vaping in the workplace, restrict advertising and limit the sale of flavoured vape juice.
Local politicians call on Cashmere community to care for the water that feeds onto streets and gutters.
Family and outpatient accommodation gets funding government's 'shovel ready' project.
Wilson Murray fell from the third-level window of a student village apartment. When he woke up from his coma, the country was in lockdown.