Kaitangata volunteer fire brigade quickly contained a fire in a whitebaiting shack this morning.
Kiwibank has turned down an invitation to open a branch in Milton.
Police in Balclutha observed Police Remembrance Day for the first time yesterday.
The West Otago towns Heriot and Tapanui will be even more welcoming with the addition of new or upgraded welcome signs.
About 30 years 7 and 8 pupils crowded together at a Superhero-themed disco party organised by the Clutha District Youth Council.
The Clutha District Council is having a second go at selling forestry land in the hopes it will prove more economically fruitful.
The site of the former Rosebank Sawmill, earmarked for industrial growth, is in the process of being subdivided.
A fire near Milton that sent a massive smoke cloud skyward is "under control".
The Clutha District Council has achieved a surplus of more than $100,000, which will be carried over into the next year to be put towards several projects.
Police are investigating the theft of three quad bikes from Kaitangata last week.
Korban Craigie (10) is given a free sausage by Renee Thompson at the Catlins Area School yesterday as part of a "give back to the community" by local business owners.
A new subdivision in North Balclutha was officially given the name "Plantation Heights" by Clutha district councillors this week.
Only one question was put to the seven candidates standing for election in Balclutha last night.
Lawrence Area School is to get a significant building upgrade.
High-speed internet is coming to Balclutha.
The Clutha District Mayor is considering the council's options following a public meeting about the proposed closure of Milton's last bank.
Broken promises and pleas falling on deaf ears were recurring themes among Milton residents frustrated over a proposal to close the last bank in the town.
The group behind the recently developed skate park at Kaitangata last night won the Supreme Award at the Trustpower Clutha District Community Awards.
South Otago High School celebrated the opening of a classroom dedicated to learning the Mandarin language yesterday with a welcoming powhiri and and "culture day''.
A driver narrowly avoided serious injury after a fence post smashed through his windscreen in South Otago, police say.