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GNS to unveil new quake model

GNS to unveil new quake model

Thursday, 2 February 2012 6:57 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Waimakariri red-zone explanation sought

Waimakariri red-zone explanation sought

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 10:45 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Quakes affect school roll, finances

Quakes affect school roll, finances

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 10:37 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

An earthquake-hit Christchurch school is doing its best to stay positive despite job losses and a declining roll.

Building owners plans stalled

Building owners' plans stalled

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 10:37 p.m. by MediaStuff

Owners wanted to demolish heritage buildings whose facades collapsed, killing 12 people, a month before the February earthquake but faced a long consent process because of public interest in the buildings, an inquiry has heard.

Christchurch protest unlikely to achieve change

Christchurch protest unlikely to achieve change

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 7:23 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Consent delayed demolition, inquiry told

Consent delayed demolition, inquiry told

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 6:53 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Safety repairs to a block of Christchurch heritage buildings whose facades collapsed, killing 12 people were deemed uneconomical because demolition was expected, an inquiry has heard.

Bus driver recalls quake building collapse

Bus driver recalls quake building collapse

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 5:20 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Key, Mateparae to attend memorial

Key, Mateparae to attend memorial

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 3:29 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Chch protestors gather calling for Marryatt and Parker to go

Chch protestors gather calling for Marryatt and Parker to go

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 1:24 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Killer block was due for demolition

Killer block was due for demolition

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 12:52 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Collapsed Colombo St buildings probe

Collapsed Colombo St buildings probe

Wednesday, 1 February 2012 9:38 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Recovery plan attracts fewer than 20 comments

Recovery plan attracts fewer than 20 comments

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 10:31 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Hospital facilities take hammering

Hospital facilities take hammering

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 10:31 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

EQC, insurers to join forces on assessments

EQC, insurers to join forces on assessments

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 10:31 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Engineer defends quake-prone church call

Engineer defends quake-prone church call

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 10:19 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A central Christchurch church that collapsed, killing three people, had been flagged as "earthquake-prone" and requiring strengthening.

Relative of church victim says safety underrated

Relative of church victim says 'safety underrated'

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 3:21 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A relative of a man who died working in a quake-damaged church says safety was "underrated"

Relative of victim says safety underrated

Relative of victim says 'safety underrated'

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 3:21 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A relative of a man who died working in a quake-damaged church says safety was "underrated"

Plans to stabilise church partially dropped

Plans to stabilise church partially dropped

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 1:34 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Quake risk halts surgery in Ashburton

Quake risk halts surgery in Ashburton

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 1:34 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Ashburton Hospital closes theatre

Ashburton Hospital closes theatre

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 12:38 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Engineers said church was safe

Engineers said church was safe

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 10:58 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Engineers had given assurance it was safe for workers to recover an organ from a quake-damaged church, an inquiry has heard.

Probe into city church collapse

Probe into city church collapse

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 10:20 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Chch redzone demolition process is difficult - Sutton

Chch redzone demolition process is difficult - Sutton

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 8:44 a.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Chch Crown observer role ripples with anger

Chch Crown observer role ripples with anger

Tuesday, 31 January 2012 7:25 a.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Ex-All Blacks damaged home robbed

Ex-All Black's damaged home robbed

Monday, 30 January 2012 10:52 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Ex-All Blacks damaged home burgled

Ex-All Black's damaged home burgled

Monday, 30 January 2012 10:52 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Former All Black Graeme Bachop's red-stickered Christchurch home has been burgled four times, with thieves taking rugby memorabilia.

More robust post-quake checks urged

More robust post-quake checks urged

Monday, 30 January 2012 10:49 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Theatre misses out on rebuild grant

Theatre misses out on rebuild grant

Monday, 30 January 2012 10:49 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Demolition test run begins

Demolition test run begins

Monday, 30 January 2012 10:49 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Teacher calls time on 33 years at college

Teacher calls time on 33 years at college

Monday, 30 January 2012 10:49 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Bexley demolition test run begins

Bexley demolition test run begins

Monday, 30 January 2012 10:49 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Vanessa Walsh has returned to the Christchurch home she left 17 months ago to stand vigil and await its demolition.

New foundations to overcome soft Chch soil

New foundations to overcome soft Chch soil

Monday, 30 January 2012 9:17 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Region could hit 10,000 quakes tonight

Region could hit 10,000 quakes tonight

Monday, 30 January 2012 7:20 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Uncertainty over quake insurance estimates

Uncertainty over quake insurance estimates

Monday, 30 January 2012 6:24 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Red-zone demolition notifications not practical

Red-zone demolition notifications 'not practical'

Monday, 30 January 2012 5:51 p.m. by Media3News Popular

Engineers comfortable with temporary building bracing

Engineers 'comfortable' with temporary building bracing

Monday, 30 January 2012 4:14 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Fears before fatal Press roof collapse

Fears before fatal Press roof collapse

Monday, 30 January 2012 3:04 p.m. by Media3News Popular

Family upset they didnt know of redzone demolition

Family upset they didn't know of redzone demolition

Monday, 30 January 2012 1:31 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Bexley no notice claims a beat up

Bexley 'no notice' claims a 'beat up'

Monday, 30 January 2012 12:14 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Inside the red zone: January 25

Inside the red zone: January 25

Monday, 30 January 2012 10:05 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Press building under review today

Press building under review today

Monday, 30 January 2012 9:14 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The historic Press building, in which one person died and several people were severely injured in last February's earthquake, is under review today.

Probe into Press building collapse

Probe into Press building collapse

Monday, 30 January 2012 9:14 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The historic building, in which one person died and several people were severely injured in last February's earthquake, is under review today.

CEOs pay rise goes against reviews

CEO's pay rise goes against reviews

Monday, 30 January 2012 8:50 a.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Key to review Bexley no notice claims

Key to review Bexley 'no notice' claims

Monday, 30 January 2012 8:29 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Prime Minister John Key says he will look into claims some Bexley residents have only just learnt their homes will be demolished.

Commission to focus on Press building

Commission to focus on Press building

Monday, 30 January 2012 6:38 a.m. by Media3News Popular

The Royal Comission of Inquiry will focus on the Press building in central Christchurch, with a woman who lost both legs to give evidence.

Low-risk homes to get repairs first

Low-risk homes to get repairs first

Monday, 30 January 2012 12:53 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Politicians pitch in at big cleanup

Politicians pitch in at big cleanup

Monday, 30 January 2012 12:53 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Group helps poor, uninsured families

Group helps poor, uninsured families

Monday, 30 January 2012 12:53 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

New Brighton gets a clean-up

New Brighton gets a clean-up

Sunday, 29 January 2012 5:53 p.m. by Media3News Popular

Christchurch Mayor Bob Parker and a cast of helpers ventured into the quake-hit eastern suburbs this morning in a major clean up exercise.

Let the children play

Let the children play

Sunday, 29 January 2012 12:30 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Anger in a city dispossessed

Anger in a city dispossessed

Sunday, 29 January 2012 11:53 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Gambling surge in wake of quakes

Gambling surge in wake of quakes

Sunday, 29 January 2012 11:17 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A big jump in the number of people gambling in Canterbury is being blamed on people's need to escape the stresses of constant earthquakes and an uncertain future.

Boost for local community group

Boost for local community group

Sunday, 29 January 2012 10:56 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Clarendon Tower law firm reunited with documents

Clarendon Tower law firm reunited with documents

Saturday, 28 January 2012 3:07 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Christchurch law firm has been reunited with its files for the first time in almost a year.

Families fly in to pray and find answers

Families fly in to pray and find answers

Saturday, 28 January 2012 2:55 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

About 100 Japanese mourners will fly to Christchurch to mark the first anniversary of the February earthquake and seek legal action over the failed Canterbury Television building that killed 28 of their country's students.

Govt to buy out rest homes, too

Govt to buy out rest homes, too

Saturday, 28 January 2012 1:49 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The Government's red-zone buyout offer is being extended to rest homes and retirement villages, the Government has announced.

Ground-truthing work at Port Hills begins

'Ground-truthing' work at Port Hills begins

Saturday, 28 January 2012 1:35 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Work to determine whether rockfall-threatened areas of the Port Hills can be repaired has begun.

Historic St Georges building to come down

Historic St George's building to come down

Saturday, 28 January 2012 1:28 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

An historic hospital building is to be demolished.

Christchurch locals call for Marryatts resignation

Christchurch locals call for Marryatt's resignation

Saturday, 28 January 2012 10:12 a.m. by Media3News Popular

Some locals are unswayed after Christchurch City Council's chief executive Tony Marryatt turned down his big pay rise, and say he needs to go.

Gallery wont open till 2013

Gallery won't open till 2013

Friday, 27 January 2012 10:27 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular