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It’s a little bit like Christmas!

  If variety is the spice of life, then Ashburton Trust Event Centre (ATEC) was full to over (more)

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Whizz kids hit the water

  An early season splash on Lake Hood provided a dazzling (more)

Stags just miss causing major upset

They might not have won, but the Tech Stags came within a whisker of (more)

No place like home – or the garden

  Much to the relief of Hen Royston, Saturday dawned (more)

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Whizz kids hit the water

  An early season splash on Lake Hood provided a dazzling warm-up for the region’s local skiers at the weekend. The club held (more)

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Stags just miss causing major upset

They might not have won, but the Tech Stags came within a whisker of causing the upset of the South Canterbury cricket season on Saturday when (more)

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Ladies rule the roost on Grahams Road

  The ladies accounted for the top four spots in Tinwald Cycling Club’s, McDonalds Family Restaurant, 48km handicap event around (more)

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Resilience essential in adverse times

Mid Canterbury dairy farmers Michelle and John O’Connell will talk about their experience with M. bovis and staying resilient during adversity (more)

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Further confirmed M. bovis cases locally

A Mid Canterbury dairy farm and its run-off are the two latest properties to be confirmed as infected with cattle disease mycoplasma bovis. (more)

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Delilah’s a national champion

  The Gilbert family of Mid Canterbury can rightly claim to have the best dairy cow in New Zealand after their ayrshire cow named (more)

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Learning to show respect for others

  Respect for others and different cultures is woven into the very fabric of Borough School, but to reinforce the concept they hold (more)

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Show Day at Laghmor (+pics)

  Covid-19 might have forced the cancellation of this year’s Ashburton A&P Show, but students at Borough School’s Lagmhor (more)

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Sharing the toy joy

  Ashburton Plunket received a helping hand this week as it prepared toys for the organisation’s pre-loved toy sale. The (more)

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A little Kiwi ingenuity and passion is all you need

It might have started as just a mountain biking event on one of the most spectacular bits of real estate in the district, but these days the (more)

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Conway putting the squeeze on test incumbents

And just like that, the ball is back in the court of both Black Caps’ selectors and their test incumbents. A day out from the start of (more)

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A legend of the newsroom departs

One thing I’ve always admired about the Ashburton Guardian is how people-rich it has been. Growing up I admired from afar some (more)

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