Firefighters are warning Mid Canterbury locals to be extra vigilant as the region starts to dry up after (more)
The Ashburton District Council will keep a protective eye on (more)
With a slew of tenders now closed and under assessment, the progress (more)
The weather is changing at the wrong time this week as the (more)
A hole-in-one is a memorable feat for any golfer, but Methven golfer Tania Wilson’s first ace had some added wow factor.
Wilson was (more)
On Saturday night I witnessed some of the most incredible scenes I’ve ever seen on New Zealand sporting soil, and the most incredible part (more)
The sun didn’t stop smiling down on the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre over Labour weekend, helping to make the annual Ashburton Trust (more)
Primary Industries Minister Damien O’Connor is a late addition on the VIP guest list for the Ashburton A&P Show.
The minister plans (more)
This is a public plea born out of a chat on a plane with a concerned importer.
If you enjoy drinking New Zealand wine, eating New Zealand (more)
Over David Butterick’s 62 years of going to the Ashburton A&P Show he has never really exhibited his sheep or any other (more)
There are two ways to deal with the rising cost of fuel, accept it or change.
We could debate and analyse and espouse opinions all we (more)
Ashburton teen Penny Stilgoe-Rooney hopes a passion for big machinery will help her see the world.
She is determined to pursue a career (more)
Students, pets and two local primary schools joined forces to celebrate all aspects of rural living yesterday.
There was an absence of (more)
Every time a fire alarm goes off in our district a group of hardy souls drop whatever it is they are doing and run to the rescue.
Extraordinary scenes in the foyer of Parliament last week.
We are now as familiar with them as we are with details of the gruesome death (more)
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