A Catlins contractor says he is losing as much as $20,000 a week due to a seasonal road closure.
The Clutha Licensing Trust (CLT) hopes to put recent controversy behind it and boost its hospitality trade, following the appointment of a new manager.
Tapanui business owners have described the southern entrance to the town as a speed ‘‘deathtrap’’ that needs to be fixed.
Clutha businesses can expect the introduction of charges for trade waste discharge next year, following a change to local bylaws.
Worksafe has issued two improvement notices to the Gore District Council, as its investigation into the drowning of a child at a council sewage facility continues.
"Citizen science" is helping a group of West Otago farmers make dramatic strides in environmental water quality.
Clutha District Council committees met in Balclutha this week, and were presented with a range of positive statistics for the area.
Tapanui teacher Anna Eade has added another trophy to her cabinet, after emerging as supreme winner at the Clutha Sports Awards.
Following a four-year hiatus, the Clutha Licensing Trust Sports Awards return to South Otago tonight.
A farm worker at Lovells Flat, near Milton, carts baleage for cows feeding on a winter green crop. Farmers in South Otago say they are looking at a "pretty tight'' season for winter feed.
A southern MP says the Government needs to listen to demands for increased police cover in his constituency, as he prepares to deliver a 1700-strong petition to Parliament, tomorrow.
Tapanui business owners have described the southern entrance to the town as a speed "deathtrap" that needs to be fixed.
Three points on the board. Clutha rugby stalwart Neville Muir will soon join father Ernie and grandfather Thomas on the club's "wall of legends", after receiving a life membership.
Tapanui's eco-tots will soon have another habitat to explore, if a community project gets final approval.
The Clutha District Council is continuing to remove camping grounds from its books with the recent listing for sale of the Balclutha Motor Camp.