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He's battled countless blazes, attended plane crashes and car smashes, but after 25 years Lee-Roy Mullings still loves working alongside his firefighting mates.
Peel Forest Preschool in South Canterbury held a day celebrating children's pets.
Mud turns into art in the hands of Central Otago ceramicist Robert Franklin.
Sweden's ambassador to New Zealand Par Ahlberger chats to Dunedin Botanic Garden information services officer Clare Fraser (centre) and native plant collection curator Kate Caldwell.
Oamaru police got into the spirit of things, donning uniforms through the ages, to celebrate 125 years of women's suffrage.
Get your daily dose of local news with the full The South Today bulletin for Wednesday, September 19.
Just 11 customers remained without power in Glenorchy on Wednesday following Monday's big snow dump in the Queenstown Lakes region.
Hundreds of people took to the streets of Ashburton in a memorial walk led by six pipers to celebrate the landmark event in New Zealand's history.
A small but enthusiastic group have protested for better pay and conditions at Dunedin's courthouse.
A stunning bluebird day welcomed skiers keen to get a taste of real powder yesterday, after Monday's storm brought at least half a metre of snow to the Queenstown Lakes district's skifields.
What is the best way to preserve bread? Who grows the fastest - boys or girls?
Perth duo Joshua Webster and Catherine Betts, of Kaboom Percussion, visited Balmacewen Intermediate School yesterday, where they entertained about 50 11 and 12-year-olds.
Temperatures will be rising in some Dunedin restaurant kitchens as their chefs prepare to go head to head in a competition first for the city. They tell Rebecca Fox they are ready for the challenge.
Get your daily dose of local news with the full The South Today news bulletin for Tuesday, September 18.
This year marks a century since the flu pandemic killed an estimated fifty to a hundred million people globally.
Dunedin's Kaikorai Brass band gave its debut performance in Hanover Hall recently.
Under cover of darkness, a huge crane works away at the former Conservation House, on the corner of Cumberland and Lower Stuart Sts, in central Dunedin.
A woman was taken to Dunedin Hospital by ambulance with moderate injuries after a car struck a power pole in Concord yesterday evening.
School principals from around New Zealand are spending class time in the Dunedin area this week to learn about Ngai Tahu history.