A plan to honour New Zealand’s longest-serving female mayor will now go out for public consultation after public opposition to the decision.
Southland's hospitality industry is not a bottomless pit of money, district councillors were told yesterday.
Autumn is the time of year for fungi-finding fun but an Invercargill naturalist warns knowledge of what is edible is needed.
Anzac Day is not about glorifying war, but remembering and learning from mistakes of the past, one Southland RSA president says.
A fire investigation is being carried out today after emergency services responded to a car fire in Invercargill.
A tourism company wants to jump ship from Fiordland and instead berth one of its well-known boats at Stewart Island.
Coastal erosion and water and soil contaminants have been identified as key concerns for the Tiwai Point smelter ahead of its 2024 closure.
Concerned Omaui residents have appealed to their community board to get busy roads sealed, saying they have been left a state of anxiously waiting for a bad accident to happen.
A Southland group addressed regional councillors yesterday about being "left completely in the dark" over a controversial consent application.
A controversial plan for AB Lime to become the premier dump for the South has hit a hurdle after a planner recommended it be declined.
A Southland landfill's controversial plan to become the premier dump for the South has hit a hurdle after a planner recommended it be declined.
Almost 1000 samples tested after an oyster parasite was detected last month near Stewart Island have no infection.
Environmentally minded schoolchildren from around Southland gathered together on Thursday for a day of fun and learning.
A Te Anau police officer faces a long and painful recovery after an accident involving a gas bottle left him with severe burns.
Southland's key landfill deserves support in its consent renewal attempt, an industry association says.
Hundreds of wild Bluff oysters have shown no infection through testing after last month’s discovery of an oyster-killing parasite.
A group of 23 Invercargill youngsters taking part in an armed forces-style course faced a gruelling day of activities yesterday.