Southland Mayor Gary Tong is frustrated at a NZ Transport Agency decision which has left the council facing a $7.5million shortfall and could force it to close bridges.
When Trinette and Crystal Wilton’s daughter and sister was murdered, they were angry she had been taken from them.
Invercargill's oldest World War 2 veteran marked a personal milestone yesterday.
A controversial investment by the Invercargill City Council which was originally planned to be sold, will now be kept.
A grieving mother has called the man who murdered her daughter a "weak coward" and says she will never forgive him.
A man who was found guilty of murdering the mother of his child in Invercargill has been sentenced to life imprisonment.
The Southern Institute of Technology’s (SIT) new chief executive wants to make a difference at the polytechnic and for the Southland community.
The Invercargill City Council has changed plans for a $90,000 bequest from an Otatara resident, following strong opposition from the community.
A trial date for the pair facing charges in relation to the death of Southland man Dale Watene has been rescheduled to next year.
A Southland lawyer was filled with emotion as he welcomed his daughter into the profession he has worked in for more than 30 years.
A man who stole a police car, two guns and then rammed another police car in Gore is appealing his sentence.
The mother of a young Southland woman killed in a crash last year has asked the two men sentenced in relation to it to "live their best lives" to honour her daughter.
Additional courts, a new gymnastics training centre and upgraded squash courts could be part of the future of one of Invercargill’s most popular facilities.
The redevelopment of an Invercargill marae has been described by Finance Minister Grant Robertson as a "unique project" and "probably one of the largest investments" in a marae.
Some Invercargill residents believe Invercargill Mayor Sir Tim Shadbolt should "come clean" about his driving situation.
A person has been airlifted to hospital after what is thought to be a work-related incident near Dipton in Southland today.
Sir Tim Shadbolt will be able to keep his mayoral car, despite having a suspended licence, the Invercargill City Council chief executive has confirmed.
Sir Tim Shadbolt will be able to keep his mayoral car despite having a suspended licence, Invercargill City Council chief executive has confirmed.
Roadworks and construction in Invercargill’s CBD are causing residents with disabilities to stay away.
People from all over the country descended on Bluff at the weekend for a "seafood extravaganza".