Allison Rudd

Upgrade costs major issue

Upgrade costs major issue

Experience versus new blood - that is the choice facing Invercargill voters this year.

Authors' unpublished letters collected

Authors' unpublished letters collected

In just 14 weeks, 11 University of Otago students have written a book their tutor says will excite literary scholars across the world.

Demolition on today's agenda

An Invercargill City Council hearings panel will meet today to consider whether two hospital buildings from the 1930s should be demolished.

Yacht race delay 'crushing' news

Yacht race delay 'crushing' news

Auckland to Bluff Ocean Race organiser Murray Francis says it was ''personally crushing'' to have to postpone next year's inaugural race.

Estate agent struck off after forgery

An Invercargill man who forged client signatures on official paperwork while working as a real estate agent has been deregistered.

Horse trek for breast cancer tribute to wife

Horse trek for breast cancer tribute to wife

He has been thinking about the idea for more than a decade, but this is the year Tuturau, Southland sheep farmer Johnny Perkins is finally realising his dream to do something for breast cancer research.

Schoolgirls' details stolen in burglary of PHO

The personal details of hundreds of Southland schoolgirls have been stolen in a burglary.

CBD upgrade plan approved

CBD upgrade plan approved

Invercargill city councillors adopted an ambitious and expensive CBD revitalisation master plan this week, but not without impassioned views from both sides of the debate and members of the public.

Cycling: Tour of Southland sponsorship 'outstanding'

SBS Bank has been announced as the new naming sponsor of the Tour of Southland.

Tower choices strengthen or demolish

Tower choices strengthen or demolish

Invercargill's most recognisable building is under threat of demolition.