Melissa Butterfield was last seen in Aranui on Friday and police would like information about her whereabouts.
Police say they are investigating a connection between a stolen ATM and the massive fire.
Large fires at Porters Pass could affect native wildlife in the area, says fire commander and DOC.
A Christchurch environmental organisation aims to revitalise Canterbury - and open opportunities for the disadvantaged along the way.
Paul Court, the horse's co-owner, says changing the name would give the March 15 attacker what he wants.
A Christchurch-based family and sexual violence service is happy with the $320 million pledged to ending abuse in NZ.
Construction of building to facilitate a "healthy and vibrant" community will begin in the coming months and be complete by next year.
Crusaders management "devastated" and distressed" by allegation and implication of homophobic behaviour.
Northern Corridor could make Cranford St a barrier, splitting a community in two. It's "not good enough", says Duncan Webb.
A homeless pair in Latimer Square say their love for each other keeps their aspirations alive.