The Otago Regional Council is calling on any farmers in the wider region able to offer support to those affected by the weekend's deluge to contact Federated Farmers.
Civil Defence staff continue their work in South Otago as it enters clean-up mode after heavy flooding.
UPDATED 9am Sunday July 23Delivery of the Otago Daily Times was affected by road closures due to flooding and slips on Saturday. The Weekend Edition has now been delivered to...
Roads in Central Otago have been badly affected due to heavy rain, snow and ice.
The organisers of this weekend's Oamaru Poultry, Pigeon & Canary Show are making plans to hold on to birds whose owners can not collect them due to flooding.
Severe weather has caused power outages on the Aurora Energy network in Dunedin, Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes.
A level of risk from sewage exists as Oamaru begins to close down at the end of the town's first day of clean-up after Friday's record-setting rain event.
Water levels across the Clutha District are starting to drop and river levels are receding after a wild storm.
The Government has announced a $1 million grant to help build a dedicated heritage centre on Stewart Island.
For one Wanaka couple, smaller is better.
Spread flooding has caused road closures across South Canterbury, including a section of a Timaru road where a retaining wall came down late yesterday afternoon.
Record-setting rain left Oamaru and surrounding areas soaked and in a state of emergency last night.
A pair of pied newborn lambs stand with the mother Lucky, in Papakaio in North Otago this week.
Otago took a battering yesterday but the full extent of the damage will not be apparent until this morning.
Some Otago children will be able to earn medals while connecting with nature through a Department of Conservation initiative which is spreading to the regions.
The search is on for this year’s local heroes and volunteers in the Trustpower Clutha District Community Awards.
The Southern District Health Board has been ordered to pay $6000 compensation to a Queenstown nurse for the way it investigated her complaint about a colleague.
A Wanaka couple have been given the go-ahead to create 23 residential sections on the edge of the town.
Fighting cancer was a family affair for the Crossan family. Hamish MacLean met Hailey, Tyla and Kara Crossan to talk about Hailey’s battle with childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and how...
Some Otago towns are again regularly exceeding recommended air pollution levels this winter, as the regional council composes a new air quality strategy to try to curb the problem.