After 100 years lost in a field on a farm in southwest England, a rusted and broken metal spoon has travelled more than 19,000km back to its home in South Otago.
The Clutha and Southland district councils and the Department of Conservation have teamed up to tackle errant freedom campers in the Catlins this summer.
A house being transported through Balclutha stops in High St yesterday morning.
The cost of strengthening council-owned buildings in the Clutha District is estimated to be more than $2.4million, the latest seismic assessment report says.
Kaitangata Primary School now has its own minibus, much to the delight of staff and pupils.
The South Otago Historical Society has denied claims that the Clutha District Council was not informed of plans for an entranceway next to the Roll Of Honour at the Balclutha War Memorial Hall.
Change is on the agenda as Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre celebrated its takeover of Telford from Lincoln University at a ceremony yesterday.
The Clutha district’s two community boards have been advised to "state their case" to prove their worth as the council prepares for its upcoming representation review.
It was two strokes of luck for the World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships held in Invercargill this year as its organisers and hosts took away major honours at the New Zealand...
What is 60 years old, painted red and cream and will be used to carry passengers embarking on the biggest journey of their lives?
More than 100 teachers and principals from several secondary, primary and early childhood centres met in Balclutha this week to discuss the learning needs of pupils in the South Otago community.
One of South Otago’s former A&P Show Queens is encouraging a new generation of girls to get involved in the annual pageant.
Firefighters work to extinguish a fire which engulfed a shed at Wilson Rd near Glenomaru Valley yesterday.
The cost of strengthening the Tapanui Service Centre will be "significant'', according to a new report.
Drivers continue to ignore speed limits coming into Lawrence, leaving members of the local community board frustrated.
Organisers of the Balclutha Community Garden are ''delighted'' to have received a grant from the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund.
Plans to convert the old Lawrence swimming pool into a decorative garden are coming together, now that funding for the project is trickling in.
Jake (8) and Brianna (5) Stanger put up the Clutha District RSA's tribute to Balclutha soldiers killed 100 years ago at the battle of Passchendaele, where in 270 minutes, 846 New Zealanders were...
The Balclutha mental health team will be going on a nature walk as part of Mental Health Awareness week.
When Dunedin man Stephen Lowe went missing, a huge search and rescue effort involving hundreds of volunteers and whole communities. Samuel White caught up with the man in charge to find what goes into such a massive effort.