The grandmother of a 12-year-old boy believed to have died from carbon monoxide poisoning in a gas-powered shower has praised the "brilliant" response from the Alexandra community.
Response crews are working to fix a fault that has 200 Cromwell residents without power this evening.
Recycled fashion delighted the crowd at the Trash into Fashion Trashion Show at Cromwell College Auditorium on Friday.
A Central Otago priest has broken his silence by criticising the Catholic Church’s handling of historic sexual abuse allegations.
A 12-year-old Alexandra boy who died on the West Coast on Wednesday is believed to have been overcome by gas while using an outdoor shower.
It's a cold start for many people in the South this morning after a wintry blast hammered the country yesterday.
The Christchurch company proposing to fly unmanned aircraft over restricted airspace in Central Otago is considering going elsewhere.
Anyone concerned about possible freedom camping in inappropriate areas across Central Otago is urged to contact the Central Otago District Council.
The state highway has been partially blocked after a truck and trailer rolled near Raes Junction this afternoon.
MBIE confirms it has given another $3 million to the Alexandra-based Centre for Space Science Technology (CSST), despite the startup blowing its business plan.
A car left the road on the Lindis Pass near the summit about 7pm last night, and ended up in a paddock.
Ben Donaldson, of Cromwell, was one of a group of people to visit Nebraska to look at new technology and new ideas relating to irrigation.
Recently Southern Rural Life ran an article about a freelance rabbiter who worked in the 1930s to the 1960s. Today Yvonne O’Hara talks to a modern-day rabbiter.
Central Otago motorists are paying more than 50c per litre more than residents of a small Bay of Plenty town that likely boasts the country's cheapest petrol price.
A Central Otago shearer who raped his ex-partner while making their children wait in the car outside has been jailed for six years.
Alexandra poet, publisher and librettist Michael Harlow is one of the recipients of the 2018 Prime Minister's Awards for Literary Achievement.
People in Central Otago and Northern Southland are being warned to brace themselves for another cold snap.