It has been 50 years since the Save Manapouri Campaign succeeded in preventing what would have been a severe environmental impact on the Fiordland National Park. Laura Smith touched base...
A government proposal to protect native species could cost Southland district residents $9 million - and that would fund just one stage.
With the deadline for submissions on proposed changes to the whitebait fishery looming, Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage is urging people to have their say while they have the opportunity.
Labour Party MP Liz Craig has been selected by the party to contest the Invercargill electorate at the 2020 general election.
Southlanders affected by the recent severe weather have experienced first-hand the intensifying effects of climate change, a leading climate scientist says.
Jesse Leigh gets a thrill from racing down a hill in his trolley — so much so his family travelled to Invercargill from Christchurch to attend the South Alive Trolley Derby yesterday.
With less than an hour until the council-imposed resignation deadline passed, Ken Cochrane yesterday expressed his intention to remain as a Southland Fish & Game councillor.
A Southland Fish and Game councillor has refused to resign his post after the move was requested following ‘'sexist'’ comments he made at a meeting last week.
Flurries of black and yellow pests can be seen on Southland properties as the wasp season starts.
Several southern sustainability leaders have been announced as finalists in the Seafood Sustainability Awards.
The Southland Fish & Game councillor who made "patronising, sexist remarks" at a public meeting has been has been asked to resign by his colleagues.
A Southland Fish & Game councillor is facing calls for his resignation over "sexist" comments he made at a recent public meeting.
Fallout from the "misogynistic" comments a Southland Fish and Game councillor made have been called "fake news" by a fellow whitebait ally.
A public meeting was held in Bluff on Thursday night for the community to learn about a proposed Otara mataitai reserve.
A big change to the way Invercargill City Council deals with the city’s waste could be on the horizon — with a possible increase to ratepayers.
An Invercargill pub will be transformed into Southland’s new charity hospital.
A building has been found - and donated - which will become the base for a Southland Charity Hospital.
Concern around toxic mould switched to concern about structural issues at Rugby Park in Invercargill at an extraordinary meeting of council yesterday.
The first of the essential services convoys to Milford Sound was cause for celebration as it passed through the flood damaged highway on Saturday.
A sense of normality is finally felt in the Milford Sound Piopiotahi community as the first of the essential services convoys passed through the flood damaged highway on Saturday.