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20 Sep 2017   
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In Christchurch, housing pressures are playing out on historic suburban streets
In Christchurch, old and new are colliding as townhouses go up alongside heritage buildings. Charlie Gates reports for the One in Five Million project. 
© 2017 0:15am 

Gerry Brownlee's very low-key plan for re-election
Gerry Brownlee is banking on a grassroots campaign strategy to maintain his hold on Christchurch's Ilam electorate. MICHAEL WRIGHT finds out why he prefers street corners to debate platforms. 
© 2017 8:05pm 

Year-long flying fox saga divides Christchurch community
Warring neighbourhood groups, tens of thousands of ratepayer dollars and several acoustic engineering reports have failed to reach a compromise over a noisy flying fox that was in use for less than two months. 
© 2017 7:15pm 

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Bad weather closes newly-fixed rail line between Picton and Christchurch
Just a single train managed to traverse the newly-repaired rail line from Christchurch to Picton before bad weather closed it again. 
© 2017 4:45pm 

Dave Henderson loses appeal against conditions imposed on bankruptcy discharge
The Court of Appeal has dismissed Christchurch property developer David Henderson's appeal against conditions imposed when he was discharged from bankruptcy including a permanent ban on giving personal guarantees for debts and a ban of being a director un 
© 2017 3:25pm 

Tequila the target of ram-raid at Henry's Liquor Store in Marshland, Christchurch
Bottles of tequila were the target of an early morning ram-raid burglary in Christchurch. 
© 2017 1:25pm 

Kiwi Strictly Come Dancing star Brendan Cole expecting a second baby
Christchurch boy and British star Brendan Cole has announced he and wife Zoe are expecting their second baby. 
© 2017 10:05am 

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Christchurch law firm sues client over fees and wins
Christchurch law firm Malley & Co has won a case against a former client for non payment of fees of $54,500. 
© 2017 7:25am 

NZQA shuts down private institution
A Christchurch business school has lost its registration after repeated interventions by the Qualifications Authority. 
© 2017 RadioNZ Mon 8:35pm 

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Councillors raised state of emergency idea during Port Hills fires well before call made
Two Christchurch City councillors raised the idea of calling a state of emergency during February's Port Hills fires more than 24 hours before the declaration was eventually made. 
© 2017 8:55pm 

Burglary rings 'ripped off 200 homes' in Christchurch
A group of burglars booked a motel room under a false name and used it as a base to raid dozens of homes, police allege. 
© 2017 8:05pm 

Christchurch suburb price gaps narrow as buyers look for value
Christchurch home buyers are opting for some of the city's cheapest suburbs as they hunt for value, while at the same time demand slows for some pricier locations. 
© 2017 7:15pm 

Couple who drowned in Christchurch lake will 'live in the hearts' of their loved ones
A much-loved couple who drowned in a suburban Christchurch lake will "continue to live" in the hearts of their family. 
© 2017 5:35pm 

Henderson's post-banko conditions upheld.
Christchurch businessman Dave Henderson has lost an appeal against conditions imposed upon his release from bankruptcy by the Official Assignee. 
© 2017 4:45pm 

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Steel worker denies ripping up Christchurch football pitch with car
A Christchurch man denies damaging a soccer field and training areas by driving a car over them at Burnside Park. 
© 2017 3:05pm 

West Christchurch commercial parks near completion
More businesses are looking to build or buy new industrial premises in Waterloo Business Park on the western outskirts of the city. 
© 2017 10:55am 

Critical injury in alternative highway truck crash
Two trucks have crashed near O'Sullivans Bridge, critically injuring one person and blocking the route between Picton and Christchurch. 
© 2017 RadioNZ 9:25am 

Sharp continues on winning top half series run at Rotorua
Young gun Louis Sharp made the trip north from Christchurch worthwhile with another near perfect performance in the Cadet ROK class at the second round of the 2017 Hampton Downs-backed Top Half (kart) Series at Rotorua over the weekend. 
© 2017 8:55am 

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