A Balclutha resident's road safety petition has received an official boost.
Getting married on the same day as your twin sister is not without potential complications.
Lawrence-Tuapeka Ward and Community Board will both retain their full names following a recent Local Government Commission decision.
Police say a mystery $65,000 stock theft has left the victims "extremely gutted''.
A series of fatal quad bike roll-overs has led to a renewed call for mandatory safety standards to help prevent future deaths.
When a West Otago heritage landmark was threatened with demolition last winter, it appeared the end might be in sight for the sadly down-at-heel edifice.
Clutha Mayor Bryan Cadogan has played down his council's links to a controversial mining proposal for a former crater lake near Middlemarch.
A $5.8million proposal for a new swimming pool and service centre in Milton remains afloat - but only just.
Balclutha could soon become a destination for young families after a "transformative" park upgrade was given a $250,000 kick-start.
A nascent anti-meth campaign in South Otago is to receive continued council support.
Tomorrow's annual plan meeting in Balclutha is ''pivotal'' for the Clutha district, its mayor says.
A recent fish survey has given further impetus to a project to assess and conserve Wanaka's urban waterways.
Police have been accused of targeting "everyday Kiwis'' during recent armed raids to seize firearms on rural South Island properties.
Dunedin petrol prices may be about to come down as competition heats up in the city and across the South.
A video clip of alleged bullying at Invercargill's Aurora College has come to light.
A video clip of alleged bullying at Invercargill's Aurora College has come to light after it was posted to social media today.
Football authorities say player safety is being reviewed after a ''freak incident'' in which a goalkeeper's head hit a netting hook at the weekend.
A new play is bringing Kaitangata schoolchildren closer to their South Otago ancestors.
A southern MP's move from rural South Otago to Queenstown will help him work harder and smarter, he says.
An annual plan proposal to upgrade Milton’s swimming pool has generated significant public interest during a recent submissions process.