A decision on whether the Southland District Council will approve $50,000 for a business case on its community housing has been put on hold.
A debate about whether or not Te Anau Airport at Manapouri should be considered a strategic asset has caused a stir among Southland district councillors.
One person has been seriously injured in a workplace incident in Invercargill's CBD.
Despite cycling 100km in just over four hours, 88-year-old Peter Grandiek is already thinking about how he will beat his own record next year.
A Winton building owner has failed to comply with all the requirements of a notice to fix, despite being given a month to do so.
A mountain-biking trail set to boost the economy and attract riders of all abilities to Waikaia has been given the go-ahead.
Lawyers Head protrudes between Tomahawk and St Kilda beaches.
After nearly 20 hospital visits in a matter of months, Jayme Turton’s biggest fear was waking up from surgery and being told nothing was wrong with her.
A boat which sank following an on-board fire has been recovered from Milford Sound nearly a month after it went under.
Authorities are reviewing how they respond to large weather events following concerns raised by farmers over delayed warnings.
Farmers were not prepared for the weekend’s flooding, due to a lack of warning from authorities, a consultant who works with farmers says.
A Winton building owner has been given until midnight on Wednesday to make it safe for 24 residents to continue to live on-site.
Environmentalist and Bluff resident Noel Peterson, also known as The Green Wizard, visited South Alive on Saturday for the South Alive Spring Flower Show in Invercargill.
When asked how he would describe his Far North Flash cycling team, coach Phil Gibbs had one word — magic.
A wastewater scheme and a war memorial upgrade are among projects approved for funding by the Southland District Council (SDC).
Changes have been made to a 10-year-old bylaw relating to the keeping of animals, poultry and bees in Southland.
From economic recovery to Tiwai Point Aluminium Smelter, Invercargill residents last night heard from electoral candidates about what they will do if they win their vote.
Issues with flooding, overcrowding and a lack of toilets at Catlins freedom camping sites have forced the Southland District Council to implement changes.
Southland has become home to New Zealand’s first commercial low earth orbit satellite tracking antenna and plans for a new satellite ground station are also under way.
A $2000 reward is on offer following the discovery of eight puppies with their throats cut in an Invercargill park.