Southland's regional councillors are looking to next steps after ratifying its choice in crafting a climate action plan.
An Environment Southland councillor has apologised after an "error of judgement" led to a complaint being made against him.
A tourism giant is promising to maintain Fiordland’s wilderness despite concerns its operation could impact the environment.
Southland's regional council will soon vote whether to affirm its approach in developing a climate action plan.
Southland's regional council will miss out on more than $3 million this cruise season and more cancellations expected.
Barefoot and alone, an Invercargill 5-year-old ran more than a kilometre on a gravel road to find help when his family’s car crashed in Curio Bay.
Locally-sourced and grown, native plants from the Southland Community Nursery can be found throughout the region. Laura Smith spoke to those involved in its ...
The Tiwai Point smelter, which was set to close in August, has been granted a reprieve after a new contract was settled between smelter owner Rio Tinto and generator Meridian Energy.
A devilish diffusion of festering flesh hit the nostrils of a Manapouri man mowing his lawn at the weekend.
Concern is mounting for an already challenged species as a mysterious sickness kills yellow-eyed penguin chicks.
It may be a steel skeleton at the moment but work on The Langlands hotel in Invercargill is set to progress.
While Wanaka has welcomed bolstered tourist numbers over the Christmas-New Year period, no influx of visitors has landed in Queenstown.
A consent hearing next month will centre on the balance between tourism operators’ impacts on the Fiordland environment and commercial interests.
The couple killed in a crash this week have been described as loving grandparents and hard-working Southlanders.
Southern primary health professionals are blaming cost, under-resourcing and general practitioner shortages for spikes in Southland Emergency Department patients.
Regenerative agriculture is a buzz phrase in farming circles at the moment. A pilot study in Otago Southland has been building a base for research into it in New Zealand. Laura Smith...