The Clutha District Council expects to write off an outstanding loan of nearly $35,000 for rural fire equipment.
A Balclutha pensioner is claiming victory in a long-standing rates battle with Clutha District Council.
A "bucket list" opportunity has motivated a Dunedin amateur performer to commute for four frosty hours to rehearsals this winter.
Plans for a replacement war memorial in West Otago have been described by officials as an "affordable compromise''.
Organisers declared themselves "delighted" with a successful Gold Guitar Awards last night, which concluded a week-long festival of country music in the town.
Despite frustrations at delays, the people behind the much-publicised Kaitangata House and Land Package project are still quietly optimistic about progress in the town.
Spark Foundation and the 20/20 Trust are launching subsidised broadband in Clutha for families with under-18s and no current access.
A new southern field base for penguin conservation is a step closer after Clutha District Council granted funds towards the project at a recent meeting.
The Clutha District Council has announced an average rates increase of about 1.61% for the 2018-19 year.
Oranga Tamariki and regional social services providers said a hui in Balclutha was "positive and productive".
Volunteers will be hosting a Pink Ribbon brunch in Balclutha this weekend to raise funds for the NZ Breast Cancer Foundation.
An "exhaustive" consultation process has led to "positive, aspirational" decisions for the future of the Clutha District, its mayor says.
Clinton Young Farmers Black & Gold Community Ball organising committee members Mike O'Connell and Mel Dodds trip the light fantastic in Clinton's town centre in advance of this Saturday's event.
Nearly 60 years of sandwich-making has tempered appetites for the classic snack, say a pair of volunteer caterers from Milton.
"We're not giving up yet.'' That is the message from Clutha District Mayor Bryan Cadogan who will meet with social services agencies to discuss what steps could still be taken to save Roxburgh children's village.