250614-TM_023 Thompsons Track

Shoddy road a danger

It is only a matter of time before the shoddy state of Thompsons Track causes a serious accident, says a Mid Canterbury (more)

Les Nell was in attendance at the vintage car club’s Show and Shine with his 1936 Wolseley Super Six.
Photo Robyn Hood

Event a success

The Ashburton Vintage Car Club held its first Show and Shine event at the weekend, and club captain David Oakley is (more)

Photo Susan Sandys

Losing themselves in comedy

Young Mid Cantabrians Mungo Gormly (front), Maddie Webb (left) and Layla Manning were among about 25 children aged (more)


Behind the scenes at Youth Court

A slightly-built boy stands alongside the dock in the Ashburton District Court. He is not yet 15 but faces (more)

The local contingent of competitors in the recent Hawke’s Bay Easter Highland Games were (from left) Milly Christie, 12, Tamati Graham, 7, Chloe Graham, 8, teacher Julie Hawke and Sarah Gluyas.

Ashburton dancers perform well at games

Ashburton dancers scooped a range of awards at the recent Hawke’s Bay Easter Highland Games. Twelve local (more)


Lest we forget

Mid Cantabrians turned out en masse to Anzac Day services throughout the district yesterday. Record numbers of (more)

130417-SS_041Methven Libraryfeature

Library fit-out under way

All good things take time, and this is proving to be the case at the Methven library and museum building (more)

050417-SN_007 waste water

Work resumes after hiccup

Ashburton District Council is advising residents that work along the Walnut Avenue/State Highway 1 intersection (more)

Meth Check2fesatauer

Council open to meth tests

As communities across New Zealand struggle to deal with a growing methamphetamine problem, the Ashburton District (more)

Offical Photo of John Oram 3

Battle horror recounted

Memories of battle speak down the generations and are testimony to the horror of war. Anzac Day is a time to (more)

Page 3 of 1,45812345...102030...Last »