Six60 have received a raucous welcome to Forsyth Barr Stadium for their much anticipated homecoming gig tonight.
Emergency services were busy yesterday attending three crashes in Southland and Central Otago.
The Southland District Council will investigate charges for non-recreational jetty use on Stewart Island.
Completion of the planned Chinese friendship garden in Invercargill is back on track.
Invercargill's new hotel will be named The Langlands after a contest with hundreds of suggestions, the Invercargill Licensing Trust announced this week.
Oyster fans can celebrate because the Bluff oyster season is officially under way.
Oyster lovers will need to wait until Monday to have their first taste of the season.
Driving a McLaren at 225kmh - Ethan Smith has ticked off a ''bucket list'' item.
Boats are set to hit the high seas for the start of the Bluff oyster season.
Invercargill city councillors have approved a search for underground water sources, but are yet to approve the up to $750,000 such an exploration would cost.
As Wastenet officials keep mum on a controversial tender for recycling waste, Southland residents and families of disabled employees who work for the current contractor, Southland disAbility...
About 1500 street light systems across the Clutha district will be converted from sodium vapour to more energy-efficient, low-maintenance LED lights.
A suspicious package reported in the Invercargill suburb of Grasmere yesterday turned out to be a yoghurt container.
Post-it notices in office windows, posters and billboards will be part of a Southland campaign opposing the Government proposal to merge all polytechnics into one tertiary organisation.
Cricket trinkets have a temporary Southland home as the New Zealand Cricket Museum opened its doors at the Bill Richardson Transport World yesterday.
A petition against the proposed merger of all of New Zealand's polytechnics and institutes of technology into one national tertiary organisation has already garnered more than 3000 signatures.
The rain did not wash away colour or dampen the fun at Southland Boys' High School yesterday.
Fire destroyed a Southland farmhouse early yesterday.
"When did NZ become a dictatorship?" Plans to forbid cat ownership in the Southland community of Omaui amounted to violating the freedom of choice, residents have told an Environment Southland hearing.
A proposal to make Omaui cat-free may cause more harm than good by leading to an increase in rats, a environmental consultant has said.