A motorcyclist is in Dunedin Hospital in a serious condition after colliding with a vehicle on State Highway 1, south of Balclutha this afternoon.
It may have taken a wee while, but new "destination toilets" for Balclutha and Milton are expected to be in place by June.
Thirteen years after stabbing a teenager to death, a South Otago man has explained why he did it — and even he accepts the reasoning is bizarre.
A Catlins crib owner believes "politics" may have hampered a helicopter search for a Heriot man who died while freediving near his Newhaven property last month.
A former Clutha councillor says she is looking forward to some "Nanny time" after stepping down recently.
Visitors to the Catlins have a chance to catch one of the area’s more elusive residents on the wing this summer.
When Milton woman Olivia Mathieson became a mother for the first time last summer, she assumed she would have it "down pat".
The 23-year-old Otago man who died while diving near Owaka Heads on Sunday was previously hailed as a hero for helping stop a raging scrub fire from spreading.
Clutha resident Stephen Woodhead is calling for a community rethink about road safety after the latest in a "devastating" series of 25 Otago road deaths.
His surname may be Yule, but a Clutha veterinarian says that is not why he was picked to work the Christmas shift this year.