A Winton man has recalled the moment he swerved out of the way during a three-vehicle collision at an Invercargill intersection yesterday.
A health-supplement company could have made up to $1.2 million by overstating the amount of deer velvet in its product, a court has heard.
Future Dunedin Railways trips to the Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony are likely, though probably not as part of a regular service.
Civilised and punctual, last night's Environment Southland Candidates Korero event had only one candidate go over the allotted talk-time.
Sixteen volunteers joined the charter boat Pure Salt last week to upgrade the Indian Island's predator control network.
Celebrating the 50th Conservation Week, yesterday, Columba Keas Oamaru hand 30 hand-painted yellow-eyed penguin cutouts to Department of Conservation rangers as the children visit the Oamaru Blue...
Health board candidates hit out at poor communication between departments and the roadblock effect of unions at a candidates meeting in Queenstown yesterday.
Queenstown Lakes District Council candidate Niki Gladding has laid a formal complaint against Mayor Jim Boult, alleging he has "failed to manage'' his conflicts of interest.
Early plans for Queenstown's new independent hospital state it would have three operating theatres, seven recovery beds, 15 post-operative care beds and consultant rooms.
Extensive upgrades to rooms at Oamaru's Brydone Hotel have so far cost about $700,000, and when completed - expected to be in early 2021 - will be at least double that amount.
Tourists intending to hike three of Wanaka's most popular day walks over the next few weeks may have to find other options.
A court appeal continues to block the sale of Queenstown Hill's Commonage land, but a proposed new road will make it more attractive to potential buyers.
Hokitika and Greymouth have both been left off the draft new Metservice website, which is on-line now for public feedback.
Noise measurements from a frost-fighting turbine that is 100m from a family's home show Central Otago District Council rules about the turbines are "the real problem", the family says.
Tougher design controls are needed to protect historic St Bathans from inappropriate development, a group of residents and property owners in the village say.