A ''stopgap'' measure to improve road safety at Tapanui's southern entrance has been welcomed cautiously by affected residents.
A rural West Otago hall seems set for demolition unless an 11th-hour alternative can be found.
The Clutha District Council has not applied for a global wastewater discharge consent as suggested recently, although it may do so in future.
Balclutha Primary School has alerted police after two pencils were stolen on Friday.
Eyes moved from past to future as a Catlins nature reserve celebrated its 50th anniversary on Saturday.
Kaitangata could have as many as 40 new homes built during the next five years, thanks to a boost in council support.
A Special Catlins corner is marking a significant milestone today, as it celebrates 50 years of conservation and inspiration.
Sky gazers should not be alarmed if they catch sight of some fast and furious formation flying next week.
Following decades of underinvestment and population decline, Clutha seems to be on the up.
Joining sixth-term Mayor Tracy Hicks at the Gore District Council table this October will be at least three new faces, and as many as five.
A wetlands project five years in the planning is about to enter its next phase.
Lawrence residents remain polarised as to whether remedial flood works in the town will prove effective.
Lawrence Area School's Olive Howard (6) watches new entrant Sadie Bradfield (5) glue her lantern for the town's Lantern Festival tonight.
Unusually low flow levels in the Clutha River should not be a cause for concern, observers say.
Police say alcohol may have been a factor in an otherwise inexplicable assault on three firefighters in Kaitangata on Tuesday night.
A man will appear in court today following an alleged assault on firefighters in Kaitangata last night.
Whakaata, whakaataata (mirror, mirror), who is the fairest?
Chris Tipper, of Mt Cook, captures the early Lawrence daffodils on Saturday.
Kaitangata residents can expect further action to enhance nearby Lake Tuakitoto before the end of summer.
The Clutha District Council is "between a rock and a hard place" as it steps up efforts to address a recent spate of punctures among users of unsealed roads.