Call for greater clarity

By ROBYN BRISTOW Councillors needed to be clear about what they were voting for when they considered the Hurunui District Council investing $500,000 in shares...

Lifestyle village proposed for Amberley

By ROBYN BRISTOW A lifestyle village and aged-care hospital is planned for a 12.4-hectare site to the south-east of Amberley. It will provide work for about...

Lost local control frustrates Mayor

  By ROBYN BRISTOW Hurunui Mayor Winton Dalley is critical of legislation and regulations which saw local communities and those with comprehensive local knowledge "steam rolled"...

Amuri Net to deliver faster rural broadband to North Canterbury

North Canterbury rural internet provider Amuri Net will be delivering faster rural broadband to more rural Cantabrians following today's announcement of details of the...

Events lost as restrictions bite

By ROBYN BRISTOW A trail of events across North Canterbury have been cancelled or postponed after the Government increased latest Covid-19 alert levels. Many of the...

Choir is sure to be on song

By RACHEL MACDONALD Its autumn concert had to be postponed until mid-winter, but the Rangiora Community Choir hopes to be in good voice this Sunday...

Winter grazing an important part of farming cycle

By Cameron Henderson, President North Canterbury Federated Farmers Photos of mud, animals and dirty water are popping up again in the seasonal media campaign against...

Big screen to feature local railway

By ROBYN BRISTOW A tiny slice of North Canterbury's rail history will hit the big screens this summer. The Weka Pass Railway (WPR) has a starring...

Zone plan adopted, but not unanimously

By David Hill The Waimakariri District Council has thrown its weight behind the Waimakariri Zone's sub-regional plan, but the decision was far from unanimous. Councillors voted...

Food forest marks its birthday

By SHELLEY TOPP The Kaiapoi Food Forest was almost empty a year ago, with just a few trees scattered around the former red-zoned land in...
The South Today

The South Today
News Bulletin

Available on demand click here from 7pm every weekday

Most Read

Advertisement