Ian Foster’s All Blacks squad for 2021

  All Blacks squad: A Aumua, J, B and S Barrett, E Blackadder, G Bower, G Bridge, F Christie, D Coles, E de Groot, B Ennor, S Frizell, D Havili, A Ioane, R Ioane, L Jacobson, W Jordan, N Laulala, A Lienert-Brown, T Lomax, D McKenzie, R Mo’unga, D Papalii, S Reece, B Retallick, A … Continued

North Canterbury rain prompts feed worries

North Canterbury experienced some heavy rain at the weekend, making it challenging for farmers who were feeding out. The region experienced drought this year but Cheviot farmer Greg Chamberlain said it had gone from one extreme to another. “It’s been dry here for quite a long period with the drought and most people in the … Continued

Ashburton Bridge to close five hours on Sunday night

  The State Highway 1 Ashburton/ Hakatere River Bridge will now close for planned works on Sunday night. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency postponed the bridge closure planned for Thursday night due to wet weather conditions. The plan was to smooth the bridge deck to enable the speed restriction to be lifted. That work and … Continued