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Palms safe, says owner Patch up  rumours spooking shoppers

Palms safe, says owner 'Patch up' rumours spooking shoppers

Sunday, 4 March 2012 9:52 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Palms safe, rumours spooking - owner

Palms safe, rumours spooking - owner

Sunday, 4 March 2012 9:52 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Health claims fall in quake aftermath

Health claims fall in quake aftermath

Sunday, 4 March 2012 7:40 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Quake family hit in arson

Quake family hit in arson

Sunday, 4 March 2012 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Anger at cathedral demolition

Anger at cathedral demolition

Saturday, 3 March 2012 7:53 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Opponents of plans to demolish Christchurch's quake-damaged Anglican cathedral say they won't let it be pulled down without a fight.

Quake measuring 4 felt in Christchurch

Quake measuring 4 felt in Christchurch

Saturday, 3 March 2012 5:36 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Christchurch locals upset over cathedral decision

Christchurch locals upset over cathedral decision

Saturday, 3 March 2012 9:41 a.m. by Media3News Popular

Yesterday's decision on the Christchurch Cathedral has left many Canterbury residents upset that other options were not considered further.

Ex-mayors son: council is rotten

Ex-mayor's son: council is rotten

Saturday, 3 March 2012 8:15 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Christchurch bar owner has labelled the Christchurch City Council a "rotten and corrupt" organisation while trying to get consent for a new inner-city bar.

East side kids still in the swim despite quakes

East side kids still in the swim despite quakes

Friday, 2 March 2012 10:47 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Learning to swim has become more difficult for Christchurch children since the February 2011 quake, but new pools are popping up to ensure those in the eastern suburbs do not miss out.

Demolition about to start in northern areas

Demolition about to start in northern areas

Friday, 2 March 2012 10:47 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Demolition of abandoned properties in earthquake-hit North Canterbury will begin this month.

Son saw building fall with mother inside

Son saw building fall with mother inside

Friday, 2 March 2012 10:43 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The son of Marion Hilbers watched the CTV building fall, knowing his mother was inside.

Doomed staff wanted to change jobs

Doomed staff wanted to change jobs

Friday, 2 March 2012 10:43 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Families of the 18 people killed in a medical practice in the February earthquake are bitter their loved ones died in a building they say should never have housed a medical practice.

Parkers Cathedral plea spurned

Parker's Cathedral plea spurned

Friday, 2 March 2012 10:43 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Christchurch cathedral to come down

Christchurch cathedral to come down

Friday, 2 March 2012 6:44 p.m. by Media3News Popular

Christchurch cathedral will come down to 2 or 3 metres because of quake damage, a decision now under fire.

Modern diabetes centre will close

Modern diabetes centre will close

Friday, 2 March 2012 4:13 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A six-year-old health centre used by diabetics will be closed because of earthquake damage.

Christchurch quake-damaged Cathedral coming down

Christchurch quake-damaged Cathedral coming down

Friday, 2 March 2012 3:13 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Christ Church Cathedral condemned

Christ Church Cathedral condemned

Friday, 2 March 2012 2:42 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The severely quake-damaged and "very dangerous" Christ Church Cathedral will not be rebuilt it has been confirmed.

Christ Church Cathedral to be demolished

Christ Church Cathedral to be demolished

Friday, 2 March 2012 2:00 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Cathedrals future hangs in the balance

Cathedral's future hangs in the balance

Friday, 2 March 2012 1:06 p.m. by Media3News Popular

An important announcement on the future of Christchurch's Anglican cathedral is to be made this afternoon.

GeoNet Rapid service set to launch

GeoNet Rapid service set to launch

Friday, 2 March 2012 12:58 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Wizard opposes removing cathedral

Wizard opposes removing cathedral

Friday, 2 March 2012 12:32 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

CBD red zone unlikely to reopen by April

CBD red zone unlikely to reopen by April

Friday, 2 March 2012 12:06 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Quake-prone department store closes

Quake-prone department store closes

Friday, 2 March 2012 11:33 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Council to check 1000 buildings

Council to check 1000 buildings

Friday, 2 March 2012 9:14 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Nearly 1000 earthquake-damaged Christchurch City Council buildings will be assessed over the next two years with the fate of big-ticket assets to be decided this winter.

Cathedrals future to be revealed

Cathedral's future to be revealed

Friday, 2 March 2012 8:08 a.m. by Media3News

The fate of ChristChurch Cathedral could be known today with a news conference scheduled for 2pm today.

Lack of notice to witness delays hearing

Lack of notice to witness delays hearing

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Christchurch property manager's refusal to appear before a royal commission has derailed the hearing into a fatal building collapse and ruined a businessman's overseas trip.

Quake volunteers hindered

Quake volunteers 'hindered'

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff

Earthquake officials failed to understand the value of unofficial volunteer groups during the initial response to the Christchurch quakes, the Farmy Army says.

Gnomes cut rebuild down to size

Gnomes cut rebuild down to size

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Gnomes made in the likeness of Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee and Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) chief executive Roger Sutton are proving popular at the Festival of Flowers.

Missed market stalls to fill Strip

Missed market stalls to fill Strip

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

One of Christchurch's most popular social hubs is being transformed into a market.

Centennial Pool damage reports will be released

Centennial Pool damage reports will be released

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff

Engineering reports revealing the extent of earthquake damage at Centennial Pool will be publicly released after Christchurch residents pleaded for more information.

No quick fix for Ashburton Hospital

No quick fix for Ashburton Hospital

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff

Decisions on hospital services at Ashburton may take up to a year, Canterbury District Health Board chief executive David Meates says.

Insurance hurdle for old buildings

Insurance hurdle for old buildings

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Some of the country's most important historic buildings might soon be too costly to insure without earthquake strengthening.

Use of vacant land pondered

Use of vacant land pondered

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Quake-vacated sections owned by the Christchurch City Council could be turned into entertainment spaces for the city's residents, following concerns about a lack of land for community groups.

Winning cheeses ash layer quake-inspired

Winning cheese's ash layer quake-inspired

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:23 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

An earthquake-inspired cheese has won a prestigious food award.

Fate of cathedral known today

Fate of cathedral known today

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:19 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Christ Church Cathedral leaders will make an "important announcement" on the quake-damaged building today, as insiders reveal there is no appetite to rebuild and restore the central city icon.

Brownlee overruled green-zone go-ahead

Brownlee overruled green-zone go-ahead

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:19 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee overruled advice to green-zone more than 200 Christchurch residential properties in November, saying he needed more time to decide.

Christ Church Cathedrals fate known today

Christ Church Cathedral's fate known today

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:19 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Christ Church Cathedral leaders will make an "important announcement" on the quake-damaged building today, as insiders reveal there is no appetite to rebuild and restore the central city icon.

Lifes no beach in Cathedral Square

Life's no beach in Cathedral Square

Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:19 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Cold water has been poured on plans for an artificial beach and large movie screen in Christchurch's Cathedral Square.

Property manager ordered to appear

Property manager ordered to appear

Thursday, 1 March 2012 3:15 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Christchurch property manager who refused to appear before the Canterbury earthquakes royal commission will be served with a fresh summons.

IAG picks up AMIs good assets

IAG picks up AMI's 'good' assets

Thursday, 1 March 2012 12:32 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Property manager refuses to appear

Property manager refuses to appear

Thursday, 1 March 2012 10:46 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Christchurch property manager has refused to appear at the earthquakes royal commission because a summons was not served in time.

Gift shop collapse under scrutiny

Gift shop collapse under scrutiny

Thursday, 1 March 2012 10:01 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Autumn begins with a bump in Canterbury

Autumn begins with a bump in Canterbury

Thursday, 1 March 2012 9:29 a.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Foul weather and a shake for Christchurch

Foul weather and a shake for Christchurch

Thursday, 1 March 2012 9:06 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Wild winds knock power to 100 homes

Wild winds knock power to 100 homes

Thursday, 1 March 2012 9:06 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Wild weather cut power to 100 homes on Banks Peninsula this morning.

Bishop wants a beach in Cathedral Square

Bishop wants a beach in Cathedral Square

Thursday, 1 March 2012 8:48 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Officials hampered quake volunteer efforts

Officials hampered quake volunteer efforts

Thursday, 1 March 2012 8:30 a.m. by Media3News Popular

Officials hindered the efforts of volunteers in the aftermath of the Christchurch quakes, leader of the Student Volunteer Army says.

Varsity $9.5m in surplus

Varsity $9.5m in surplus

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:54 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Fix or shut buildings, engineer urges

'Fix or shut' buildings, engineer urges

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:42 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

All quake-prone Canterbury buildings should be strengthened or shut down, an inquiry has heard.

School not told of hall risk

School 'not told of hall risk'

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:42 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Officials hindered efforts of volunteers

Officials 'hindered efforts' of volunteers

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:42 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Officials hindered the efforts of Christchurch's Student Volunteer Army after the earthquakes, Young New Zealander of the year Sam Johnson says.

Shearer supports red-zone nature reserve

Shearer supports red-zone nature reserve

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:42 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A proposal to turn red-zoned residential land into a nature reserve has won the backing of Labour leader David Shearer, but the Government refuses to commit to the idea.

Charity helps kids forget the quakes

Charity helps kids forget the quakes

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:42 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Keeping smiles on the faces of children in New Brighton is the aim of a series of fun afternoons organised by a local charity.

Gap Filler struggles for activity sites

Gap Filler struggles for activity sites

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:42 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Landowners would rather rent their empty sites as car parks than see them bring new life to central Christchurch, the Gap Filler group says.

Australia governor-general visits city

Australia governor-general visits city

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 4:50 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Students hindered after quakes

Students 'hindered' after quakes

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 3:55 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Engineer wishes he had urged checks

Engineer 'wishes' he had urged checks

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 11:52 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

An engineer says he wished he had urged clients to check their buildings after the 2010 Boxing Day quake.

Labour leader signs Avon park petition

Labour leader signs Avon park petition

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:23 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Souvenir store building under spotlight

Souvenir store building under spotlight

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 9:51 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

More quake-prone buildings closed

More quake-prone buildings closed

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 9:38 a.m. by Media3News Popular