A damning audit of Otago Corrections Facility (OCF) has exposed numerous shortcomings in the prison’s Covid-19 preparations.
Balclutha siblings Annalise (6) and Wyatt (9) Craig take in the Hart’s Black Horse Brewery daffodils during the Lawrence attraction's opening weekend on Saturday.
The owners of Lawrence’s new bakery feared the worst when Alert Level 4 kicked in — just as they started their second week in business.
Catlins residents say they have been frustrated with the behaviour of crib owners during the recent Covid-19 lockdown.
The world has ‘‘lost a gem’’ after an experienced helicopter pilot was killed in a crash near Lawrence.
Friction concerning possible council regulation of a motocross bike track in Lawrence has led to ‘‘bullying’’ and battle lines being drawn in the town, residents and officials say.
The world has "lost a gem" after an experienced helicopter pilot was killed in a crash near Lawrence.
The owner of a Milton helicopter company is devastated by the loss of a "much-loved employee and friend" in a crash near Lawrence yesterday.
Ingka Group — one of 12 different groups of companies that own Swedish furniture and homeware giant Ikea — has bought a 5500ha sheep and beef station in the Catlins for forestry development.
Fae McKenzie, of Kaitangata, works on an abstract painting during the inaugural session of Artsenta’s relaunched Balclutha Creative Wellbeing group at the South Otago Creative Arts Centre in Balclutha.
Neither downpours nor gale-force winds could prevent a mass vaccination event from going ahead in South Otago on Saturday.
Two helicopters and ground crews are working to extinguish a fire in Berwick Forest this morning which was believed to have been sparked by lightning last night.
Make sure your underwear has been removed from your washing line before taking part in Janine Thompson’s new photo exhibition.
What started out as a refit soon turned into a full›on rebuild, which has temporarily deprived Lawrence Area School of eight classrooms, its library, administration and staff amenities.
Several former anti-vaxxers were among those receiving their Covid-19 shots at a mass vaccination event in Lawrence.