New Zealand Aluminium Smelter contractors are attending a meeting in Southland for an update on what the next four years will look like.
Firefighters did not have access to water when they stopped a grass fire from spreading to a nearby 12,000ha forestry block in Southland.
Rural firefighters are only just coming out of a Nightcaps farm after battling a suspicious blaze for nearly 24 hours.
Multiple helicopters and eight fire appliances from across Southland are working to put out a vegetation fire near Nightcaps.
A woman had to be freed from her car after it wound up in a ditch on the Dipton-Winton Highway in Southland late this afternoon.
Emergency services rushed to a busy Invercargill intersection yesterday after a child was struck by a car.
A shell was all that remained of an abandoned car following a suspected arson in Southland yesterday morning.
A burnt-out vehicle found near Riverton in Southland early today is being treated as a potential arson.
Emergency services rushed to a busy Invercargill intersection this morning after a child was struck by a car.
The pain endured in 2020 has paid off for one Te Anau exporter who received triple the normal price for live crayfish sold to Chinese buyers last month.
Neighbours of a cordoned-off property in Invercargill woke to the sound of "thumping" following a serious assault which put a person in hospital yesterday.
One person has been taken to Southland Hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Invercargill today.
A man remains in Southland Hospital with severe injuries following a serious assault early this morning.
Despite losing three-quarters of campers because of severe flooding, the beer is still in the fridge for when they return this weekend, a Waikaia Camp Ground caretaker says.
Police want to determine whether there were any self-admissions to Southland Hospital following reports of three people fleeing from a crash on the Bluff Highway (SH1).
Despite patchy wet weather, hundreds of punters made their way to Riverton Racecourse to welcome in 2021.
Invercargill woman Mollie Metzger celebrated her 100th birthday in her own home yesterday, alongside sister-in-law Dorreen Metzger and other friends and family (standing, from left) caregiver Ivy...