The Clutha District Council has shared further details of its plans to review visitor information centres throughout South Otago.
A South Otago community board has appealed a ward and board name change at the 11th hour, after it was approved during a recent electoral representation process.
Water quality in New Zealand’s creeks and rivers has become a hot-button issue during recent years, and much has been made of the failure to live up to the nation’s "100% Pure" branding.
Clutha District Council is awaiting funding approval from the NZ Transport Agency for the next phase of a long-running Catlins bridge upgrade.
South Otago will be singing from the same song sheet later this month, to raise funds for a Kaitangata infant with cystic fibrosis.
Firefighters from Kaitangata and Balclutha battle a blaze that destroyed a storage shed and neighbouring vegetation at a home in Kaitangata yesterday morning.
South Otago crews from Kaitangata and Balclutha were called out to a shed fire in Kaitangata this morning.
Lawrence business owners have had ''anxieties eased'' over remedial flood works in the town, after meeting officials.
A West Otago family was thrilled to receive a surprise celebrity visit during a recent hospital stay for their son in Auckland.
Clutha's youth have taken another step in the fight against drugs after christening their $10,000 anti-meth campaign.
The Clutha District Council plans to spend up to $40,000 fixing arsenic contamination on a private property neighbouring its Balclutha industrial park.
Black Horse Brewery in Lawrence is enjoying a greater-than-usual number of visitors eager to see its daffodils, thanks to mild and sunny spring weather.
A desire to showcase ''epic emotions against an epic backdrop'' has helped a Tapanui-born actress and screenwriter reach the finals of a $100,000 TVNZ competition.
A proposal to install up to four additional CCTV cameras in Balclutha was approved unanimously by the Clutha District Council this week.
Clydevale can expect a more reliable electricity supply under plans discussed in Balclutha recently.