Fire and emergency services were called to a fire at the Christchurch Wastewater Treatment plant this afternoon.
Months of fighting with the city council have paid off for some Christchurch dog owners, but they are still frustrated with the system.
Volunteers mark Earth Day by planting what will become the largest stand of the native tree in Canterbury since pre-European times.
Concerns for environmental education for the youth of Canterbury have been expressed by students and professionals.
Tim Lomax is using his brittle bones as inspiration for his artwork.
Contest at Riverside Market ends with final contestants eating the hottest chilli in the world while sitting in ice-water barrels.