A disastrous fire occurred at Winton on Monday night, resulting in the destruction of several business places, extensive damage to others, and indirectly in loss of life (says the Southland Times).
It has been a long time coming but finally it appears as if New Zealand is going to rejoin the rest of the world.
Charmingly expressive in her language, appropriate in her every gesture — and she is full of gesture, hands, eyes, and smile emphasising the story as her talk ripples merrily along — Miss Annette...
If there was an award for Biggest Understatement of the Year, Dr Shane Reti’s name would already be engraved on the trophy.
We are living through uncertain and changeable times. Who knows what the next 1pm or 4pm Government announcement will bring?
Anyone who has had to endure badly behaving neighbours will sympathise with those terrorised by some of the state landlord’s worst tenants.
Some years ago, I heard Honest Tea co-founder Seth Goldman speak. He is a vegan and had invested in Beyond Meats, where he was the chairman from 2013-20.
It all started a long time before Covid-19 when, during the debate on British membership of the European Union, leading British politician Michael Gove made the comment that “I think the people of...
Shipping: The discharging of 2500 tons of scrap iron from the American schooner Bianca was started at Port Chalmers yesterday afternoon.
If last week’s political polls were the result of the 2020 election, Act New Zealand’s Taieri candidate Robert Andrews — sitting at 20 on the party list — might well have become a member of...
When the clouds turned orange and the sun turned red over much of the South Island in February 2020, it was like some apocalypse had been visited upon us.
The Otago Centre of the New Zealand Amateur Athletic Association conducted a very successful sports meeting at the Caledonian Ground on Saturday afternoon, when there was a fair attendance of those...
Covid-19 is coming to a town near you has been the sad theme of this week, and it would be fair to say Southern MPs are not best pleased about that.