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Old-timers’ delight

“Have you heard one of these start up?” Paul Demouth asks as he helps take the strops off a 1952 Fowler crawler (more)

College busy gathering data on Novopay errors

When the Government comes calling, Ashburton College is ensuring it will be ready to hand over recordings of the (more)

Building consent value up in Methven

Building consents issued in Methven for the six-week period to last week total $1.75 million, the highest value of (more)

Couple recall Wahine horror

When Gill Kingsbury awoke early yesterday morning she had to ask her husband Lyn what the date was. Hearing it (more)

Interest in CEO role

The selection process is underway to appoint a new chief executive officer for the Ashburton District (more)

Plans afoot to attract Chinese tourists

As Prime Minister John Key looks to boost the number of  Chinese tourists coming to New Zealand, Ashburton is (more)

Plenty of ECE openings available

Mid Canterbury beneficiaries who fear there may not be space for their children in early childhood education have (more)

ERO assessors to return to college

Assessors from the Education Review Office (ERO) will be wandering the Ashburton College campus next week. The (more)

Poet captures town’s quake makeover

Ashburton’s earthquake-affected face is one that has a tooth missing here and there. And it is that gappy (more)

Raw milk available at farm gate

Ashburton consumers now have a new choice when it comes to buying milk. No longer is that choice just blue top, (more)