There’s cautious optimism in the rural real estate market, although some factors are still causing (more)
A new information campaign focused on land use consents is (more)
A secret jailhouse witness who lied at one of New Zealand's most (more)
The main union of public servants, the PSA, has reacted with alarm at (more)
He’s nowhere near as big as Joseph Parker, nor does he yet punch like Anthony Joshua, but Ashburton boxer Regan Lilley is definitely (more)
Celtic have proven their early season form in the Combined Country Rugby competition was no fluke by downing defending champions Southbridge (more)
As Mid Canterbury’s senior netball teams continue the path of sussing each other out in the Premier Netball competition, tonight’s (more)
A new information campaign focused on land use consents is targeting farmers in the Hinds area.
Every farm in the Hinds/Hekeao area that (more)
There’s cautious optimism in the rural real estate market, although some factors are still causing headwinds, according to the latest (more)
Although I understand the government never wanting to dismiss entirely the prospect of a free trade agreement without at least exploring the (more)
Female school principals now outnumber males in the same role in New Zealand, but Ashburton still has work to do to tip the scales.
The future is uncertain for one of the oldest school buildings in the district, after an unfortunate discovery by builders.
An original, (more)
What started out four years ago as a small project involving four Ashburton schools, has grown to become a learning programme that has (more)
Local news and views
The Anzac Day edition of the Ashburton Guardian informs us Stuff plans to close at least 10 community newspapers it (more)
The idea of living together with someone for most of your adult life is quite an aspirational concept when you think about it.
A hell of (more)
Our country is slowly but surely, getting a bit better at talking about mental health.
Discussions around the 2011 Christchurch (more)
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