Officials say a 40% drop in South Otago information centre visitors during the past five years should not cause undue concern to regional tourism operators.
A chance find of disused sports uniforms has led to a top fashion award for a young Dunedin designer.
Extravagant, exquisite and extraordinary - but never just plain ordinary - the MLT Hokonui Fashion Design Awards thrilled a sell-out crowd once more last night.
Officials have expressed relief following a positive seismic report for community halls in West Otago.
An embryonic community foundation has received another seed-funding boost as it prepares itself for action.
A Catlins contractor has praised Clutha District Council for its "common sense" approach to compromise, after a road closure stoush threatened to escalate.
A new round of scientific grant funding may help turn mysterious twilight shadows into living, breathing reality.
A Kaka Point dog owner says ''confusing'' Clutha District Council dog fees are discriminatory and unfair.
A South Otago family has called for compassion after losing everything but the clothes on their backs in a recent house fire.
Trustpower has discontinued its long-standing community awards, as it seeks to "evolve" community sponsorship activities.
A South Otago beekeeper is enjoying a sweet buzz after flying high at the country's top honey awards.
A mystery civic agitator could soon find themselves in trouble, if they attempt to remain anonymous.
Balclutha woman Phyllis Peek could fairly be accused of a little "bias" of her own when it comes to her beloved sport of bowls.