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Eastside sports hub possible for city

Eastside sports hub possible for city

Tuesday, 10 April 2012 10:36 p.m. by MediaStuff

A major Christchurch sports hub could still be built in the earthquake-hit eastern suburbs, while the city's next rugby stadium may not be located at Lancaster Park.

Firms rally on red-zone limit

Firms rally on red-zone limit

Tuesday, 10 April 2012 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The fringe of the central Christchurch red zone is a difficult place to run a business. In the first of a four-part series, tours the southeast corner of the red zone to find out what it is like working on the edge.

Weeds sprout in rubble of church as issues decided

Weeds sprout in rubble of church as issues decided

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:53 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Crafty women open new Purple Patch store

Crafty women open new Purple Patch store

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:53 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Brewery rebuild canned as zoning affects viability

Brewery rebuild canned as zoning affects viability

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:53 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Canterbury Brewery rebuild canned

Canterbury Brewery rebuild canned

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:53 p.m. by MediaStuff

The Canterbury Brewery site will be sold after its owner decided not to rebuild in central Christchurch.

Elderly in quake plight

Elderly in quake plight

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:46 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Decision time for stadium, pools

Decision time for stadium, pools

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:46 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Low-cost land plan pushing ahead

Low-cost land plan pushing ahead

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:46 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Quake lessons shared in LAquila

Quake lessons shared in L'Aquila

Monday, 9 April 2012 3:00 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Womens hospital on mend

Women's hospital on mend

Monday, 9 April 2012 1:09 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Full recovery tipped for CPIT domestic students

Full recovery tipped for CPIT domestic students

Monday, 9 April 2012 1:04 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

City awaits new dawn to replace ruined buildings

City awaits new dawn to replace ruined buildings

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:24 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Time-lapse video of inner-city red zone

Time-lapse video of inner-city red zone

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:24 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Christchurch awaits new dawn

Christchurch awaits new dawn

Monday, 9 April 2012 9:24 a.m. by MediaStuff

This inner-city red-zone photo and video series shows central Christchurch at dawn, framing the shots with the buildings that will no longer be there.

Casino wont build convention facility

Casino won't build convention facility

Sunday, 8 April 2012 11:28 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Meeting on insurance shortfall

Meeting on insurance shortfall

Sunday, 8 April 2012 11:24 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Redesigned, uncovered stadium suggested

Redesigned, uncovered stadium suggested

Sunday, 8 April 2012 11:24 p.m. by MediaStuff

AMI Stadium can be repaired, but that course carries some risks, the Christchurch City Council says.

Council turns down land deal

Council turns down land deal

Sunday, 8 April 2012 11:24 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Staff suggest redesigned, uncovered stadium

Staff suggest redesigned, uncovered stadium

Sunday, 8 April 2012 11:24 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Govt pays to keep quake dump going

Govt pays to keep quake dump going

Sunday, 8 April 2012 11:24 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Stadium repair plan frustrates eastern residents

Stadium repair plan frustrates eastern residents

Saturday, 7 April 2012 12:51 p.m. by MediaStuff

The Christchurch City Council's decision to repair the quake-damaged Cowles Stadium has met criticism from eastern residents, who say the council's priorities are wrong. 

Quake destroys architects legacy

Quake destroys architects' legacy

Saturday, 7 April 2012 10:34 a.m. by MediaStuff

Warren and Mahoney brought a brave new look to Christchurch, writes Kim Triegaardt.

Earthquake destroys architects legacy

Earthquake destroys architects' legacy

Saturday, 7 April 2012 10:34 a.m. by MediaStuff

Warren and Mahoney brought a brave new look to Christchurch, writes Kim Triegaardt.

Christchurchs gay bar a hit with straights

Christchurch's gay bar a hit with straights

Saturday, 7 April 2012 9:07 a.m. by Media3News Popular

Christchurch's only gay bar is being "swamped by straights" and the small premises is proving a bit of a squeeze

Christchurch gets solid overnight jolt

Christchurch gets solid overnight jolt

Saturday, 7 April 2012 7:33 a.m. by MediaStuff

A magnitude-4.2 earthquake shook Christchurch overnight.

Tenancy Tribunal shift dismays tenants group

Tenancy Tribunal shift dismays tenants' group

Saturday, 7 April 2012 7:26 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The shifting of Tenancy Tribunal hearings to near Christchurch Airport in less than two weeks will be inconvenient and costly for low-income Cantabrians, the Tenants Protection Association says.

Plans for bigger convention centre

Plans for bigger convention centre

Saturday, 7 April 2012 7:20 a.m. by MediaStuff

The Christchurch City Council says the city needs a convention centre to meet present and future needs.

AMI quake claims staff to face cuts

AMI quake claims staff to face cuts

Friday, 6 April 2012 10:56 p.m. by MediaStuff

The company managing AMI Insurance's earthquake claims will be downsized from the end of this year, meaning redundancies for some staff.

Rosy outlook for Ruby Views

Rosy outlook for Ruby Views

Friday, 6 April 2012 10:56 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Kaiapoi housing development will start marketing sections next month after coming through the final stage of the approval process unscathed.

Red-zoners in dire straits - families

Red-zoners in dire straits - families

Friday, 6 April 2012 10:46 p.m. by MediaStuff

When 75-year-old Lorraine Waters told the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) she could not afford a new home with its red-zone offer, she was advised to take out a new mortgage.

Cera rules out red-zone review

Cera rules out red-zone review

Friday, 6 April 2012 10:46 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) has ruled out a review of the residential red zone despite 100 homeowners challenging the decision to write off their land.

Rebuild takeover resisted

Rebuild takeover resisted

Friday, 6 April 2012 10:46 p.m. by MediaStuff

Business and local government leaders have joined the chorus of those downplaying the need for a claimed Government takeover of Christchurch's central city rebuild.

Mother stranded by EQC rethink

Mother stranded by EQC rethink

Friday, 6 April 2012 10:46 p.m. by MediaStuff

A single mother says her attempts to leave earthquake-hit Christchurch were thwarted after the Earthquake Commission reassessed her claim a year after it was paid out.

Be wary of old waterways during rebuild - Christchurch architect

Be wary of old waterways during rebuild - Christchurch architect

Friday, 6 April 2012 5:44 p.m. by Media3News

A landscape architect is telling planners to be wary of building over old waterways during the Christchurch rebuild

Shaky start to Easter in Canterbury

Shaky start to Easter in Canterbury

Friday, 6 April 2012 3:50 p.m. by Media3News

It was a shaky start to the Easter break in Canterbury with three earthquakes rattling the region.

Lyttelton locals rally to save heritage pub

Lyttelton locals rally to save heritage pub

Thursday, 5 April 2012 4:58 p.m. by Media3News

Plans are afoot to save Canterbury's oldest pub, the Mitre Tavern in Lyttelton.

Calendar Girls reopens on edge of red zone

Calendar Girls reopens on edge of red zone

Thursday, 5 April 2012 2:05 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Christchurch strip club is set to reopen after more than a year inside the central-city cordon.

Calendar Girls reopens

Calendar Girls reopens

Thursday, 5 April 2012 2:05 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Christchurch strip club is set to reopen after more than a year inside the central-city cordon.

IAG takes over AMIs 500,000 customers

IAG takes over AMI's 500,000 customers

Thursday, 5 April 2012 12:34 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Labour: Govt will take over Chch central city rebuild

Labour: Govt will take over Chch central city rebuild

Thursday, 5 April 2012 11:27 a.m. by Media3News

Labour is claiming the Govt has plans to strip earthquake recovery responsibilities off Christchurch City Council and give them to the CERA.

Rates hike means new city facilities world class

Rates hike means new city facilities 'world class'

Thursday, 5 April 2012 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

New facilities world class

New facilities 'world class'

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 11:26 p.m. by MediaStuff

A proposed rates hike to cover a $330 million repair and rebuild bill will leave the city with world-class facilities, the Christchurch City Council says.

EQC assures no payment freeze

EQC assures no payment freeze

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 11:26 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

EQC double-speak frustrates green-zoners

EQC double-speak frustrates green-zoners

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 11:07 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Govt poised to seize control, says Dalziel

Govt poised to seize control, says Dalziel

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 11:07 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Mitre Tavern to stand proud again

Mitre Tavern to stand proud again

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 11:07 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Hobbit star raises fund for quake hospital

Hobbit star raises fund for quake hospital

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 9:37 p.m. by Media3News

 

Damp conditions lead to mosquito bites galore in Christchurch

Damp conditions lead to mosquito bites galore in Christchurch

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 5:10 p.m. by Media3News Popular

Damp autumn conditions are being blamed for a reported increase in mosquito numbers across Christchurch as dozens of people are claiming to have been bitten.

Chch council to lose rebuild role - Labour

Chch council to lose rebuild role - Labour

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 4:28 p.m. by Media3News

The Government is poised to strip Christchurch City Council of its core function in the city's recovery, a Labour MP says.

Inside the red zone: April 3

Inside the red zone: April 3

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 4:14 p.m. by MediaStuff

The latest video of the central Christchurch red zone shows fresh demolition work in the city.

Wi-fi, videoconferencing receive InternetNZ quake funds

Wi-fi, videoconferencing receive InternetNZ quake funds

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 4:04 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Cera may take CCC role

Cera may take CCC role

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 3:54 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Quake victims graveside robbed

Quake victim's graveside robbed

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 1:00 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Earthquake victims graveside robbed

Earthquake victim's graveside robbed

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 1:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

A Rolleston man whose wife died in the February 2011 earthquake is upset that items left on her grave by their young daughters have been stolen.

McKellen wizardry for Christchurch theatre

McKellen wizardry for Christchurch theatre

Wednesday, 4 April 2012 10:45 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Food, glorious food for red-zone workers

Food, glorious food for red-zone workers

Tuesday, 3 April 2012 11:40 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Big Christchurch convention centre plan

Big Christchurch convention centre plan

Tuesday, 3 April 2012 11:40 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Big aftershock odds lower

Big aftershock odds lower

Tuesday, 3 April 2012 11:30 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Ratepayers face 7.47 per cent increase

Ratepayers face 7.47 per cent increase

Tuesday, 3 April 2012 4:49 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular