Invercargill Mayor Sir Tim Shadbolt last night used his casting vote twice to reject a proposal that the WasteNet contract should be taken from Southland disAbility Enterprises (SdE).
It comes as no surprise to some that the organisers of the Steampunk NZ Festival 2019 put in place a weapons policy.
Pupils from around Southland were invited to test their chess abilities at the Invercargill junior and intermediate-senior regionals this week.
Irish Ambassador to New Zealand Peter Ryan (left) meets Invercargill Mayor Sir Tim Shadbolt in Invercargill yesterday during Mr Ryan's tour down South.
A number of containers at South Port in Bluff were blown off a stack, some falling into the container yard and berth yesterday.
For Blair Vining, every second of each day is precious. So when his last-wish petition for better cancer care appeared to stop working, there was pressure to get it running again.
Southland disAbility Enterprise has chosen to break confidentiality and inform staff and stakeholders its contract with the WasteNet would most likely not be renewed.
Southland disAbility Enterprises (SDE) chose today to break confidentiality to inform staff and stakeholders the WasteNet contract will most likely not be renewed with them.
Abby Gutschlag, of Balfour, performs Long Time Gone on banjo with vocals at the Broncbusters Country Music Talent Quest in Invercargill on Sunday.
Children and adults had the chance to browse through 1000 comics at the Free Comic Book Day 2019 held in Invercargill on Saturday.
Owners of more than 250 Invercargill and Bluff buildings will have to pay for an engineer's assessment to determine whether their property is earthquake-prone.
Invercargill doctors picketed outside Southland Hospital in an attempt to put pressure on district health boards as part of a five-day national strike today.
Travellers wishing to make an overnight trip to Milford Sound on State Highway 94 will not be able to for the next three months, due to maintenance work.
Southland women seeking an abortion in Invercargill may have to avoid protesters if a planned relocation goes ahead.