Dutch tulip bulb producer Triflor NZ Ltd has made its first
major land purchase in this country, buying a 60ha farm at
Longtime Invercargill Labour Party member and former MP
Lesley Soper says she is ''quite relaxed'' about a Labour
challenger for the Invercargill electorate at this year's
Invercargill-based electricity network asset company PowerNet
is overseeing a $24.5 million project to install electricity
smart meters in homes throughout Southland and West Otago.
Christchurch speedster Phil Garrett is on the hunt for one
more adventurous rider to join his Flying Kiwi team at the
Bonneville salt flats, in Utah, in August.
An Invercargill man rushed to help after a ''huge fireball''
engulfed a man outside the shop where he worked yesterday
The invasive Asian seaweed undaria has been discovered
growing on the Southland coast.
The trial of Easy Rider owner Gloria Davis being heard in the
Invercargill District Court has again been postponed because
Davis is unwell.
The owner of a block of shops in Salford St, North
Invercargill, damaged in an apparent arson attack early
yesterday morning, is grateful firefighters arrived quickly
when the alarm was raised about 4am.
Thirty years ago, the Waihopai River broke its banks near
Invercargill, causing widespread damage and forcing the
evacuation of about 4000 people from 1000 homes. Allison Rudd
The 2-year-old girl who drowned on a Central Southland farm
on Tuesday evening is the third Southland child to die in a
water-related incident on a rural property in the past seven
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