An Invercargill woman has captured on video the first eight minutes of a police pursuit which started at Balclutha and ended near Mataura on Sunday.
A woman captured the beginning of a dramatic car chase which started in South Otago and finished with a car being rammed off the road in Mataura.
Tapanui's policeman wants the speed limit signs shifted further out of town as he has noticed some drivers fail to slow down when entering the town.
Demand for housing in Balclutha is the highest Clutha Mayor Bryan Cadogan has seen in a generation and some people who cannot find accommodation are living in tents, he says.
The Ministry of Education will not be providing temporary classrooms or buildings as a short-term solution for the overcrowded Romahapa School.
A long-term plan to help alleviate Romahapa School's maxed-out school roll is not enough and something needs to be done now, the school board says.
The 250 Dunedin Cadbury workers expected to be out of work by Christmas could be matched up with new employers at an ''employment expo'' in the city in November.
Balclutha woman Carol Creighton had given up on ever finding her lost eternity ring - until a friend dug up her vegetable garden.
Balclutha is to get another supermarket.
The Otago Regional Council has determined the decaying scow Portland is not at risk of polluting the Owaka River.
Residents say "enough is enough" after one of the wild horses living in the back hills of Kaitangata was found shot to death.
Staff at a Catlins primary school say they are facing ''totally unacceptable'' levels of overcrowding and have sent an urgent letter to Education Minister Nikki Kaye.
The stage is set for the reopening of the Wetherstons brewery ruins and daffodil planting near Lawrence.
A decision on the design of a map of Lawrence and the wider Clutha district to be displayed in the main street of the town has been left on the table by the local community board, which is keen to...
The Clutha District Council has received a run of complaints about wayward chickens scratching up neighbouring gardens in a few of the district's towns during the past few weeks.
Clutha-Southland electorate candidates were quizzed on healthcare, conservation and immigration at a meet-the-candidates evening in Balclutha last night.
Lives will be lost if contractors do not go back to basics when responding to floods in remote parts of the Clutha district, members of the West Otago Community Board say.
Scaffolding is scattered around a ute which rolled and came to rest upside down in a ditch in Clutha Valley Rd about 11km from Balclutha yesterday.
Concerns about delays erecting flood warning signs during last month's flooding in the Clutha district and a lack of signs highlight two things that could be done better in the future, a report says.
A scaffolding truck rolled and spilled its load when it went into a ditch in South Otago this afternoon.