The Southland District Council will retain the Stewart Island visitor levy at $5 for the moment but will continue to investigate whether it needs to be raised.
A group of Omaui residents have united to put a joint submission to Environment Southland opposing a proposed cat ban in the small town.
Dave Hewett has stepped down from his role as New Zealand under-20s assistant coach to spend more time with the Southland Stags in the lead-up to the 2019 rugby season.
Invercargill Licensing Trust chairman Alan Dennis says there is no in-depth review of Rugby Southland funding in the pipeline, despite yet another bleak season for the province's flagship rugby team.
Ray Tatafu wanted to get as far away from Auckland as he could, so Invercargill was the preferred destination.
The fire service was called to Southland Hospital in Invercargill this morning after smoke was detected in a server room at the hospital.
Southland Stags coach Dave Hewett has taken ownership of his team's lineout drive woes and now is excited about the prospect of arguably New Zealand rugby's toughest provincial challenge.
After years of languishing, Invercargill's CBD is in line for an upgrade. A few good men, with city council support, have big plans for a large new shopping centre smack in the middle of the city....
Wendy Frew told her Southern Steel team-mates they were in for a treat in Invercargill yesterday, and she did not disappoint them.
Ben Fotheringham is more excited than most about the prospect of running on to Rugby Park in Invercargill on Sunday with the Southland Stags.
Southlanders lined the streets of Invercargill to show their appreciation for three victorious teams.
Few were expecting much from the Southland Stags heading into 2018. Anyone who did would have been fuelled by hope rather than any sort of calculated guesswork.
There are a fair few things you can be forgiven for questioning when it comes to Southland rugby, although yesterday’s effort shown against Manawatu in Palmerston North is not one of them.
Southland Stags co-captain Flynn Thomas will miss the rest of the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup season because of a shoulder injury.