Emergency services are at the scene of a fatal crash on Springvale Rd, near Alexandra.
Greymouth jetboater Kieran Wisdom has gone viral on social media after posting on Facebook a misadventure in his boat.
Team Tiki Tour has finished first in the Godzone event in Queenstown after more than three days of racing.
Te Anau Primary School will get two new classrooms as part of an $800,000 funding boost from the Government, it was announced today.
A report looking at freedom camping issues in the Queenstown Lakes district will soon be sent to the Government ahead of an impending bylaw review.
It is likely to be another two or three weeks before the investigation into a scrub fire in Dublin Bay near Wanaka is completed.
Mystery surrounds a burnt-out, mangled car wreck discovered on a remote Otago bridge early yesterday.
The South Otago Theatrical Society is on the hunt for hundreds of past members as its jubilee performance approaches.
Record numbers of migrants coming to Otago, headed by Australians, is seen as a vote of confidence in the region's economy.
A failed legal challenge over a 90m safety area at Queenstown Airport could cost the company more than $400,000 a year.
A pregnant woman was among five people injured in a head-on crash between Queenstown and Kingston yesterday afternoon.
No environmental harm was caused by the sinking of Jane Marie off Oamaru's Holmes Wharf, Maritime New Zealand (MNZ) says.
When Kili Tabakau left Auckland last year, his boss bought him an Alexandra Golf Club membership as a going-away present.
Seasoned long-distance traveller Naresh Kumar is enlisting extra leg power on a fundraising ride the length of the country.
A new bylaw could be introduced to cover tattooists and skin piercers in Queenstown Lakes.
The NZ Transport Agency is looking to permanently lower the speed limit on a section of State Highway 6 east of Queenstown.
Glenavy has come out tops in this year's Aorangi Regional FMG Young Farmer of the Year competitions, in Methven on Saturday.
The Waimate District Council retrospectively approved $77,123 spending on its new event centre last week.
Waitaki district councillors and Waihemo Community Board members gather at the Dunback swing bridge during a council tour of inspection last week.
Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean supports calls for more research into the health of Lake Wanaka but believes ``local councils and interest groups must first identify the relevant data and present a case for...