Thursday, 30 May 2013
Rocky on a roll as he road trips to Mt Hutt METHVEN
— The Rocky road trip is on -- after two years of uninvited residence in a Heathcote Valley home, 'Rocky' has today (Thursday May 30) embarked on the first leg of his journey 'home' to Mt Hutt under the watchful eye of new owners NZSki.
Tuesday, 19 February 2013
New Methven Conference Space Good News for Local Business and Further Afield METHVEN
— A brand new conference facility in Methven will officially open on March 1st.
By Ali Jones PR and Communications
Saturday, 7 May 2011
Freestyle motorcross adds new dimension to 100% Pure New Zealand Winter Games METHVEN
— Freestyle Motorcross (FMX) is set to go huge at this year’s 100% Pure New Zealand Winter Games as part of the Skullcandy NZ Big Air Series in Auckland and Methven.
Saturday, 25 September 2010
Pedestrian struck by car in Methven METHVEN
— At about 11.45pm on Friday 24th September 2010 an adult female has been walking along Forest Drive, Methven when she has been struck by a car.
Monday, 29 March 2010
New developments promise more fun and more time on snow at Mt Hutt Ski Area METHVEN
— An expanded and upgraded beginners’ area, further developed terrain parks and better access to upper mountain trails are among a series of improvements that will this year greet skiers and riders visiting Mt Hutt, Canterbury’s premier ski area.
Sunday, 6 September 2009
Methven death METHVEN
— Shozo DAIFU a 63 year Japanese National died in his sleep yesterday afternoon while on a skiing holiday in Methven.
Thursday, 6 August 2009
New Heights for Return of Big Air! METHVEN
— The locals have been talking and it’s true!
Speights Summit has been confirmed as the naming rights sponsor for the return of Canterbury’s biggest end-of-winter snow event, the 2009 Speights Summit Methven Big Air.
Wednesday, 5 August 2009
Lottery grant to benefit Methven community METHVEN
— The Lottery Grants Board's Community Facilities Committee has granted $500,000 to the Methven District Heritage Association Incorporated for the upgrade of the Mount Hutt Memorial Hall.
Friday, 24 July 2009
One confirmed dead in avalanche METHVEN
— Police can confirm that one person has died as a result of injuries received in the avalanche in the Ragged Range.
SEARCH AND RESCUE 3:18PM
Guides caught in avalanche - one confirmed dead METHVEN
— At around 1pm today police were advised that two people in a guided tour group had been buried in an avalanche in the Ragged Range near Methven.
Wednesday, 1 April 2009
Activity in Methven points to Stewart METHVEN
— Activities in the Methven area overnight point to the possible presence of William Stewart say Police.
Wednesday, 31 December 2008
Fatal Crash in Canterbury District, 8:30pm METHVEN
— Methven Police report that at approximately 8.30pm a vehicle travelling between Christchurch and Queenstown via State Highway 72 failed to take a moderate left bend, lost control and left the road.
Saturday, 4 October 2008
Weather warning re driving on Canterbury roads METHVEN
— Methven police would like to advise motorists driving in the Methven and Ashburton areas to exercise extreme caution when driving on the roads due to high winds in the area.