NEWS AND YOUR VIEWS FOR OUR DISTRICT

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The reluctant hero

A Rolleston man is playing down his part in an earthquake convoy which has brought some muchneeded relief to the earthquake stricken people of Kaikoura

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NEWS briefs

Lincoln University Professor of Plant Biosecurity Philip Hulme has been named on the annual list of Highly Cited…

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NEWS briefs

Selwyn residents and medical practices are being reminded to be on the lookout for symptoms of meningococcal disease…

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Lisa H sailing on Lake Roto Kohatu

Up to 50 jobs could be lost at Selwyn's largest tertiary institute, Lincoln University, following proposed changes aimed…

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Quake forces camp venue change

The recent Kaikoura earthquake forced West Melton School students to make a last minute change to their annual camp …

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Drunk drivers to be targeted

Selwyn residents are being warned they should be prepared for drink-driving checkpoints anywhere and anytime during …

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Fun day highlights growth

A West Melton family fun day will help both locals and potential residents learn more about the direction of the rapidly…

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Junior farmers lead the way

Budding Selwyn farmers were to the fore in this year's Synlait Boys and Girls Agricultural Club Championship Day held…

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Earthquakes have big impact on primary sector

The massive earthquake that hit the upper South Island has had a devastating impact on farmers, fishers and growers in…

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Blurring the line in the sand

There was a time when 100 horsepower was considered a peppy amount of ponies under the hood for a sports car. When …

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Multiply the gains

You may not think that buying a bag of apples from your local greengrocer instead of the supermarket or getting your car…

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Dental care for dogs and cats

You may be surprised to find out that dental and gum disease is the most common health problem in dogs and cats. …

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Are you getting enough iron?

Recent research shows a disparity between how much dietary iron Kiwi mums believe their children need, and what they are…

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Shopping centre opening

West Melton's first retail complex was officially opened by Selwyn MP Amy Adams last week.…

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