Blair Vining, the man who spent his last year alive campaigning for better cancer care, was celebrated and mourned yesterday in Invercargill.
Hundreds of people have attended an emotional memorial service in Invercargill to pay tribute and farewell cancer care advocate Blair Vining.
Fresh faces will be seen at future Environment Southland council meetings, after four new councillors were elected.
The progress results for Environment Southland have been released, with a small shake-up of council members.
Long-standing Invercargill City Mayor Sir Tim Shadbolt will return for another term.
A family - and a community - are in mourning after the death of cancer care advocate Blair Vining.
A family and a community are in mourning today after learning cancer care advocate Blair Vining has died. He was 39.
The last Environment Southland full council meeting for the 10th triennium was held yesterday and at least two of the 12 elected members will not return.
Under the sea - it is a phrase from a catchy song, as well as the theme for yesterday's Extinction Rebellion protest in Invercargill.
A winning Southland under-12 girls football team was quarantined at Invercargill Airport on Tuesday afternoon, after returning from a tournament in Blenheim.
A Mataitai reserve - an identified traditional fishing ground - has been proposed for the coastline around Omaui in Southland.
A sunny day was welcomed by volunteers who collected rubbish from Bluff's streets in the 2019 Bluff Street Clean Up yesterday.
Cases of coastal erosion in Southland are heading the same way as sea levels — on the rise. Invercargill reporter Laura Smith takes a look at what the region, and its residents, are experiencing.
A significant increase in uncontrolled burns in the Otago region has Fire and Emergency New Zealand frustrated.
Around 600 children will perform in ILT Invercargill Schools' Sing Out.
Civilised and punctual, last night's Environment Southland Candidates Korero event had only one candidate go over the allotted talk-time.
Invercargill police are appealing to the public for information as they investigate two recent aggravated robberies.
Seven people had to be rescued from a boat which overturned off Stewart Island yesterday afternoon.
Interested representatives and individuals met last night in Invercargill to discuss the feasibility of a Southland charity hospital.
Winton Kindergarten team members headed to Wellington for the 2019 Prime Minister's Education Excellence Awards on Tuesday night.