"It would be silly not to think this would be one of the hardest parts of the process," an Invercargill observer says about the council’s internal relationships.
If a proposed rent increase for council units goes ahead, rates would still be cheaper than the market, a council manager says.
An Invercargill pensioner is "on the edge" after learning rent for his council unit could skyrocket by 35%.
Two Southland sports group presidents are urging the Invercargill City Council (ICC) to sort safety issues at the Surrey Park grandstand, following its demotion to non-priority status.
An Invercargill man caught with almost a kilogram of marijuana at his home told police he "enjoyed working with plants" and the extra income was a "bonus."
Organisers of the Bluff Oyster and Food Festival expect to sell all the tickets for this year’s event in record time.
The "stunning" weather played a big part in the success of the Winton A&P show at the weekend, the association president says.
Work has been completed on a Southland train track following a derailment last week.
The four-year stay of execution for Tiwai Point may not be its last.
Workers at Southland's Tiwai smelter are "ecstatic" at today's news the business will continue operating for another three years.
A Southland blueberry orchard manager is grateful the operation has not been hit as hard as those of Central Otago’s fruitgrowers despite a late start to the season.
The decision to close the air traffic control tower at Invercargill Airport has been rejected by an independent review.
Two additional exhibitions at the new museum and art gallery in Invercargill will bring freshness and visitors to the space.
While travelling in Southland during the holiday period, Sharon Lankshear found a piece of her family history - broken.
An Invercargill woman caught drink-driving five times avoided prison despite the judge describing a community-based sentence as "ludicrous".
After almost three months of assembly work, Wings & Water’s new commercial float plane has arrived in Te Anau to extend the company’s flight options.
A little bit of magic attracted the attention of 3-year-old Jemma Robson yesterday.
A tourism operator believes Stewart Island is having its best summer in 30 years.
Two people died after a crash between a milk tanker and motorcycle in Southland yesterday.
A Winton man is celebrating an important milestone this Christmas.