439 days ago

Study of private wells in Waimakariri finds excessive levels of toxins

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

Private well users in North Canterbury are subjecting themselves to arsenic, manganese and nitrates, a council study has found.

Landowners around Cust and Eyreton are being urged to test their water more regularly after the discovery.

Find out more here.

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2 days ago

Do you remember the big snow of 1992?

Jake Kenny Reporter from Community News

Hey Cantabs,

It was quickly dubbed “the big snow” and was the heaviest snowfall in three decades.

“Christchurch teetered on the brink of disaster yesterday as the worst snowstorm in 30 years first paralysed the city, then caused widespread flooding,” The Press reported on August 29, 1992.

Do you remember the big snow?

3 days ago

Bunnings Hardware

Martin from Rangiora

There was a rumour going around that Bunnings were going to build a large store in Ravenswood , Does anybody know if this was true and still going to go ahead ?

1 day ago

Emergency services

Marian from Rangiora

Does anyone know why there was such a rush of emergency services and Police on th3 Northern Motorway on Tuesday evening, about 7 pm?