Funding is the most critical challenge facing the Clutha Agricultural Development Board and will be high on the agenda at the organisation's annual meeting in Balclutha tonight.
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Southern soldiers descended on a quiet 400ha sheep farm near Balclutha during the weekend for a field exercise.
A 3000ha farm at Millers Flat is the ''jewel in the crown'' for North Otago-based farmer Grant Ludemann.
A fire in an old timber yard near Clinton has prompted a reminder about permitted fires during the restricted season in Clutha.
A small country fire brigade will soon get a 33,000-litre water tank, pending final council approval.
Ten people have put their names forward for the National Party's Clutha-Southland candidate's position.
Hunters and fishermen will compete for the best catches in Clydevale next month during the third annual Valley Roar hunting and fishing competition.
The purchase of a vacant lot will expand options in the upgrade of Balclutha's main street, the district's mayor says.
A range of old cars and machinery dominated Gabriels Gully, while stalls dotted the nearby main street of Lawrence at a heritage day on Saturday.
The Bridge to Beach attracted record numbers yesterday, with more than 250 competitors contesting six events.
Six South Otago police officers have received a special citation for their work in Christchurch following the 2011 Canterbury earthquake.
The ''dangerous condition'' of a road near Waipahi has left a resident concerned it will take an accident to occur before the road is fixed.
Hundreds are expected to celebrate 75 years of Clutha Valley School this weekend.
The Clutha District Council may investigate drainage and flooding issues at Paterson Creek, near Tapanui.