A top women's rugby player hopes her achievements and those of her South Otago team-mates can inspire other young players emerging from the region.
The flowers may now have faded but optimism is blooming at the historic Weatherstons daffodil site in Lawrence.
A crash injuring two people during the Targa Rally in South Otago yesterday was a ''rare'' occurrence for the event, organisers say.
Two people have been hurt - one seriously - at the Targa Rally in South Otago this afternoon, police say.
Firefighters are attending a controlled burn-off near Queenstown Airport due to fears smoke could disrupt flights.
Police are investigating after a truck left the road on the Owaka Highway, outside Balclutha, just after noon yesterday.
Popular southern pie brand Jimmy's may have to recall ''hundreds'' of pies after a possible allergen was discovered in some of its products.
The Ministry for Primary Industries has issued a recall notice for Jimmy's Pies after someone with an MSG allergy experienced a "choking incident" after eating a pie.
Police are investigating after a truck left the road on the Owaka Highway, outside Balclutha, at about 12.10pm.
Community groups in Waihola will be better able to enhance the lakeside town after a reserves management plan was approved on Thursday.
Two Otago teens are working hard to stay cool, calm and collected under pressure as they head into the New Zealand Spelling Bee finals.
A Clutha Development report to be presented to Clutha District Council's corporate services committee today shows encouraging tourism figures for the region.
Staff and members of the public sprang into action to help get a car fire under control after an engine caught ablaze on the forecourt of a Balclutha service station today.