When one of the Campbells’ dogs, Skye, went missing this month from her Springvale home, the family was devastated and distressed.
Maniototo residents sending mail will have to wait one extra business day for it to be delivered, after the postal clearance from Ranfurly was changed from 3pm daily to 9am daily.
Police are searching the Kawarau River near Roaring Meg after a kayak was seen floating upside down in the river.
At his creative best Naseby poet Ross "Blue Jeans" McMillan (88) poured stories of country life on to the page. He speaks to Central Otago reporter Jono Edwards about a life 2000 feet above worry level.
Bannockburn locals want to take over the town’s old stone post office for use as a community-run information centre.
A Roxburgh woman is warning families to be vigilant with their pets after someone tried to take the family’s pup from its kennel at their home.
Drivers are being warned to watch out for ice in parts of the South due to rain and chilly temperatures.
A $14.7 million Alexandra-based space research centre should be operating within a less than a fortnight, and momentum is expected to gather in the following months.
Water consultant Dr Richard Allibone has highlighted exciting opportunities to better protect aquatic life in the Kye Burn.
An Otago Regional Council recommendation on residual flows in the Kye Burn river could spark a ''perverse outcome'', undermining years of hard work to develop a farmer water-sharing group.
Clyde businesses are frustrated the town will be ''shut down'' on July 1, a week on Saturday, due to a scheduled power outage.
It's a cold start for the South today, with temperatures below zero in many parts of Otago and Southland.
Voters have given Ella Lawton the green light to continue the work of her late mother Maggie on the Otago Regional Council.
Four-day first-class cricket could be coming to Alexandra.
Wanaka's Ella Lawton is the likely winner of the Otago Regional Council Dunstan Constituency by-election.
Motorists are being urged to take care on southern roads this morning after a cold night left icy conditions in some places.
A technical problem caused 42 out-of-town voters to initially not receive voting forms for this week's Otago Regional Council by-election.
What type of business is expanding throughout the country? A postal service.
Maniototo artist Luke Anthony’s wooden bird sculptures become so lifelike he finds himself patting carvings and giving them personality traits.
Cromwell's Catholic Parish Hall is to get $60,000 towards upgrading its hall into a ''more welcoming facility''.