Toddlers, octogenarians and all ages in between converged on ILT Stadium Southland in Invercargill at the weekend to see the creative Lego displays of the fifth annual Southland Brick Show.
Every year for the past 45 years there has been only one man leading the Anzac dawn parade in Invercargill at the Cenotaph, and that man is Warrant Officer Class 1 Bill South.
The fishing boat crewman whom Southern Lakes Helicopters was sent to evacuate to Southland Hospital arrived in Bluff yesterday morning, aboard the vessel he had been working on.
Police in Invercargill are investigating after three cars were set alight in the Invercargill suburb of Windsor early yesterday.
Invercargill's bus service continues to be patronised less and less, year after year, with user numbers down by almost 75,000 over the past six years.
Eleven people were arrested over the past 10 days in raids carried out by police in Invercargill, Gore and Queenstown.
National's Simon Bridges believes Government plans to merge 16 polytechnics into a single national institute were settled until Education Minister Chris Hipkins visited the SIT and other institutions.
A prominent Southland lawyer has called for the trial of the man accused of the Christchurch terror attack that left 50 dead last month to be suppressed.
Southland District Council will be asked to approve unbudgeted expenditure of almost $600,000 in the current financial year.
The cost of making Invercargill's iconic water tower earthquake safe could be as high as $1.3 million, a report by the city's water manager reveals.
Southland businesses are overwhelmingly against the merger of the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) into the Government's proposed New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology.
One person was killed and another injured in a crash in Tiwai Rd, near Invercargill, early yesterday.
The Government has been accused of taking a one-size-fits-all approach over its plans to merge polytechnics and institutes.
Ian Collier, Air New Zealand's former regional affairs manager, has been chosen to head the board of new Southland Regional Development Agency.
More than 30 staff are set to lose their jobs following the announcement that an Invercargill rest-home is to close its doors next month, after more than 55 years.
New rules that place an emphasis on boaties keeping their vessels and gear clean could come into force as environmental authorities step up the fight against a pest seaweed in Fiordland's Breaksea...
The man who died earlier this week following a jet-boat crash on the Hollyford River, in Fiordland National Park, has been identified by police as Shane David Gibbons.
The man who died this week following a jet-boat crash in Fiordland National Park was a well-known farmer from the Te Anau basin.