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Editorial: Stonewood failure a familiar rebuild tale

Editorial: Stonewood failure a familiar rebuild tale

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 4:21 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The failure of building company Stonewood Homes this week followed a depressingly familiar pattern.

Canterbury tourism back to pre-earthquake levels, but city skipped

Canterbury tourism back to pre-earthquake levels, but city skipped

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 6:29 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Tourism in Canterbury has bounced back to pre-earthquake levels, but damaged parts of the region are still missing the crest of the tourist wave.

Canterbury tourism back to pre-quake levels

Canterbury tourism back to pre-quake levels

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 6:52 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Tourism in Canterbury has bounced back to pre-earthquake levels but damaged parts of the region are still missing the crest of the tourist wave.

Christchurch marae hosts new temporary workers village

Christchurch marae hosts new temporary workers' village

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 1:12 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Accommodation for up to 51 rebuild workers will be built behind a Christchurch marae.

From earthquake write-off to award winning home for Christchurch couple

From earthquake write-off to award winning home for Christchurch couple

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 11:17 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

With fancy renovations completed just weeks earlier, Daryl and Tara Hewitt were readying their beautifully reworked house for a home and garden tour.

Insurance Council Changes Wording After Being Caught Out

Insurance Council Changes Wording After Being Caught Out

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 10:39 a.m. by PRNews Popular

Press Release: Cameron Preston

Gerry Brownlee protester lost son Jayden Andrews-Howland in earthquake

Gerry Brownlee protester lost son Jayden Andrews-Howland in earthquake

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 10:14 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The man who tipped a chocolate and flour mixture over Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee lost his son in the February 2011 earthquake.

Gerry Brownlee protester lost son Jayden Andrews-Howland in quake

Gerry Brownlee protester lost son Jayden Andrews-Howland in quake

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 10:14 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The man who allegedly tipped a chocolate and flour mixture over Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee lost his son in the February 2011 earthquake.

Gerry Brownlee protestor lost son in quake

Gerry Brownlee protestor lost son in quake

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 9:51 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The man who allegedly tipped a chocolate and flour mixture over Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee lost his son in the February 2011 earthquake.

Does liquefaction protect overlying structures from ground shaking?

Does liquefaction protect overlying structures from ground shaking?

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 9:40 a.m. by GovtEQC Popular

Arohanui Christchurch

Arohanui Christchurch

Monday, 22 February 2016 8:44 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Popular

Originally posted on :
I’m a mental health nurse and I know how challenging the role can be at the best of times. So when Canterbury DHB announced that, because of funding cuts being forced on them by…

Arohanui Christchurch- guest blog

Arohanui Christchurch- guest blog

Monday, 22 February 2016 8:44 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Popular

Originally posted on :
I’m a mental health nurse and I know how challenging the role can be at the best of times. So when Canterbury DHB announced that, because of funding cuts being forced on them by…

Christchurch earthquake refugees find a home in Blenheim

Christchurch earthquake refugees find a home in Blenheim

Monday, 22 February 2016 7:10 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Christchurch family who moved to Blenheim following the Canterbury earthquakes, says the move has allowed them to heal and get on with their lives.

Christchurch earthquake refugees find a home in Marlborough

Christchurch earthquake refugees find a home in Marlborough

Monday, 22 February 2016 7:10 p.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch family who moved to Blenheim following the Canterbury earthquakes, says the move has allowed them to heal and get on with their lives.

Arrest after brown substance poured on Gerry Brownlee at service

Arrest after 'brown' substance poured on Gerry Brownlee at service

Monday, 22 February 2016 4:31 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A man has been charged with assault after allegedly pouring a "brown substance" over Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee.

Brown substance poured on Gerry Brownlee at service – This is for you

'Brown' substance poured on Gerry Brownlee at service – 'This is for you'

Monday, 22 February 2016 4:08 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee has had a "brown substance" poured over his head by a protestor who said "this is for you", according to reports.

Heckler pours brown substance on Gerry Brownlee at service – This is for you

Heckler pours 'brown' substance on Gerry Brownlee at service – 'This is for you'

Monday, 22 February 2016 3:40 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee has had a "brown substance" poured over his head by a protestor who said "this is for you", according to reports.

Watch: When an earthquake ripped central Christchurch apart

Watch: When an earthquake ripped central Christchurch apart

Monday, 22 February 2016 3:32 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

As central Christchurch fell to the violent earthquake on February 22, 2011, Daniel Tobin - a videographer for The Press - headed into the shattered city.

From the archives: Mum, daughters survival against the odds

From the archives: Mum, daughter's survival against the odds

Monday, 22 February 2016 3:26 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Heckler pours brown substance on Gerry Brownlee at quake service

Heckler pours 'brown' substance on Gerry Brownlee at quake service

Monday, 22 February 2016 3:17 p.m. by MediaStuff

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee has had a "brown substance" poured over his head, according to reports.

New earthquake resource reveals personal accountsNew earthquake resource reveals personal accounts

New earthquake resource reveals personal accountsNew earthquake resource reveals personal accounts

Monday, 22 February 2016 2:40 p.m. by PRNews Popular

Press Release: Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Accentuating the positive out of earthquake adversity

Accentuating the positive out of earthquake adversity

Monday, 22 February 2016 2:37 p.m. by PRNews Popular

 

Chris Lynch: Enormity of disaster evident at earthquake memorial

Chris Lynch: Enormity of disaster evident at earthquake memorial

Monday, 22 February 2016 2:37 p.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Chris Lynch is a journalist and host of Newstalk ZB's Christchurch morning programme, which you can hear 8.30am weekday mornings. Cloudy skies managed to block the bright Canterbury sun this aft

Governor-Generals speech in Christchurch

Governor-General's speech in Christchurch

Monday, 22 February 2016 2:28 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Monday, 22 February 2016, 

Recap: February 22 Christchurch earthquake memorial

Recap: February 22 Christchurch earthquake memorial

Monday, 22 February 2016 2:09 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The live blog has now ended.

Silent Hagley Oval test cricket crowd stand to mark earthquake anniversary

Silent Hagley Oval test cricket crowd stand to mark earthquake anniversary

Monday, 22 February 2016 2:00 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

They rose as one, but this was no standing ovation at 12.51pm on Hagley Oval.

John Key talks insurance claims and convention centre on quake anniversary

John Key talks insurance claims and convention centre on quake anniversary

Monday, 22 February 2016 1:57 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Prime Minister John Key says he has sympathy for the thousands of Canterbury homeowners still struggling with insurance issues five years on from the February 2011 earthquake.

Japanese families still waiting for answers over CTV building collapse

Japanese families still waiting for answers over CTV building collapse

Monday, 22 February 2016 1:23 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Megumi Horita's father is still waiting for answers.

Hagley Oval test crowd mark Christchurch earthquake anniversary

Hagley Oval test crowd mark Christchurch earthquake anniversary

Monday, 22 February 2016 1:21 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

They rose as one, but this was no standing ovation at 12.51pm on Hagley Oval.

Making contact - the first text messages from after the February 22 Christchurch earthquake

Making contact - the first text messages from after the February 22 Christchurch earthquake

Monday, 22 February 2016 12:50 p.m. by MediaStuff

Four years ago we asked readers to tell us about the first text message they sent or received on February 22, 2011, after the earthquake.

Estuary Fest 2016

Estuary Fest 2016

Monday, 22 February 2016 12:34 p.m. by MtPleasantCC Popular

  Estuary Fest – a home grown festival of fun for you, the kids and everyone on Saturday 5 March, 1pm to 5pm at McCormacks Bay Reserve. Estuary Fest celebrates our […]

Quake baby Kody Owens shaky entrance to the world

Quake baby Kody Owen's shaky entrance to the world

Monday, 22 February 2016 12:23 p.m. by MediaStuff

Kody Owen knows his birthday is special, but not exactly why.

Christchurch Earthquake: What its like five years on

Christchurch Earthquake: What it's like five years on

Monday, 22 February 2016 12:04 p.m. by MediaStuff

On the fifth anniversary of the devastating Christchurch earthquake we take you on a live tour of the central city.

Live: February 22 Christchurch earthquake memorial

Live: February 22 Christchurch earthquake memorial

Monday, 22 February 2016 11:37 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Follow live updates below from the Civic Memorial Service, which remembers the 185 victims of the February 22, 2011, Christchurch earthquake.

Christchurch housing on track for full recovery

Christchurch housing on track for full recovery

Monday, 22 February 2016 11:30 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Press Release: New Zealand Government

Canterbury five year anniversary statement

Canterbury five year anniversary statement

Monday, 22 February 2016 11:24 a.m. by InsuranceCouncilNZ Popular

Canterbury five year anniversary statement

Economic recovery strong in Canterbury

Economic recovery strong in Canterbury

Monday, 22 February 2016 11:23 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Hon Steven Joyce

Progress in rebuild of Christchurch schools

Progress in rebuild of Christchurch schools

Monday, 22 February 2016 11:18 a.m. by GovtMOE Popular

As Christchurch’s new education network rises from the rubble, Education Minister Hekia Parata has praised all those involved in shepherding Christchurch’s kids through extremely difficult times.

Mike Hosking: Christchurch has come a long way in five years

Mike Hosking: Christchurch has come a long way in five years

Monday, 22 February 2016 10:48 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Numbers are funny things aren't they.

Flowers still adorn road cones to mark Christchurchs earthquake anniversary

Flowers still adorn road cones to mark Christchurch's earthquake anniversary

Monday, 22 February 2016 9:37 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The tradition of placing fresh blooms in the top of road cones still continues.

Pride in progress as fifth anniversary marked

Pride in progress as fifth anniversary marked

Monday, 22 February 2016 8:50 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Gerry Brownlee says the people of Canterbury can be enormously proud of what they have achieved in the past five years.

Marg Stocker: Grief is hard in public eye

Marg Stocker: 'Grief is hard in public eye'

Monday, 22 February 2016 7:28 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Grief is hard any time of the year but for Marg Stocker her birthdays over the last five years have been overshadowed by her husband Neil's death.

A photographers recollection of February 22

A photographer's recollection of February 22

Monday, 22 February 2016 7:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Photographer Iain McGregor says he would always save a life before taking a photograph.

Counselling and accommodation support for Cantabrians

Counselling and accommodation support for Cantabrians

Monday, 22 February 2016 6:25 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Anne Tolley | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Barry Soper: Quake shows how vulnerable we all are

Barry Soper: Quake shows how vulnerable we all are

Monday, 22 February 2016 6:00 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

The incredible thing about significant events is that most of us remember what we were doing and where we were when they happened.

Cartoon: You Cantabrians are resilient

Cartoon: You Cantabrians are resilient

Monday, 22 February 2016 6:00 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Christchurch earthquake: How the city has changed

Christchurch earthquake: How the city has changed

Monday, 22 February 2016 6:00 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

 

Christchurch earthquake: Frustrated families await justice following CTV building collapse

Christchurch earthquake: Frustrated families await justice following CTV building collapse

Sunday, 21 February 2016 10:18 p.m. by MediaHerald Popular

The 2011 collapse of Christchurch's CTV building was one of the worst engineering failures in New Zealand history.It took only 20 seconds for the six-storey office block to be shaken to the ground -

River of flowers in St Albans

River of flowers in St Albans

Sunday, 21 February 2016 9:57 p.m. by stalbanscommunity Popular



Blooms sent around Christchurch for River of Flowers

Blooms sent around Christchurch for River of Flowers

Sunday, 21 February 2016 7:14 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Thousands of flowers are being sent out to sites around the city for Monday's River of Flowers commemoration.

Student Volunteer Army to launch national volunteer service days

Student Volunteer Army to launch national volunteer service days

Sunday, 21 February 2016 7:02 p.m. by MediaStuff

A new initiative encouraging members of the public to undertake volunteering work has been described as a "legacy and tribute to Christchurch".

Cantabrians less fearful of another big quake - study

Cantabrians less fearful of another big quake - study

Sunday, 21 February 2016 6:52 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Cantabrians are less worried about another big earthquake hitting the region now than they were in 2012, a new study shows.

My Address to the Crowd on Sunday 21 Feb 2016

My Address to the Crowd on Sunday 21 Feb 2016

Sunday, 21 February 2016 6:03 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Popular

I stand here today in support of all of those in Christchurch still waiting for recovery. Five years on and still fighting for your rights. I commend you for your fortitude- for many this has become the battle of a …

Hundreds protest over quake insurance delays

Hundreds protest over quake insurance delays

Sunday, 21 February 2016 4:13 p.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Organisers of a protest in Christchurch's cathedral square this afternoon are calling for an external review of the way the Earthquake Commission has handled claims.Almost 1,000 Christchurch residents attended today's rally around...

David Rutherford: Prevention is better than cure

David Rutherford: Prevention is better than cure

Sunday, 21 February 2016 3:32 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

OPINION: Leading up to the fifth anniversary of the Canterbury February 2011 earthquakes, more earthquakes and media coverage have jolted Canterbury and its recovery back into the headlines.

Hundreds protest outstanding EQC and insurance claims in Cathedral Square

Hundreds protest outstanding EQC and insurance claims in Cathedral Square

Sunday, 21 February 2016 3:07 p.m. by MediaThePress

On the eve of the fifth anniversary of the 2011 earthquake, more than 1000 homeowners gathered in Christchurch's Cathedral Square in a show of solidarity.