Clement Novalak put the cat among the pigeons with a lights-to-flag victory in the main race at the second round of the Castrol Toyota Racing Series at Teretonga, in Invercargill, yesterday afternoon.
Jamie Mackay will be back at Waimumu to defend his speed shear title, this time going head to head with Rural Exchange presenter and former sports commentator Hamish McKay.
New Zealand is taking the issue of climate change seriously. Yvonne O’Hara, in the final part of a special report with the assistance of the Aotearoa/New Zealand Science Journalism Fund...
On the back of Southland’s driest year on record, there looks to be little reprieve for southern farmers, Niwa’s seasonal climate outlook says.
Southland was one of two regions with increased farm sales at the end of 2017.
More properties in Southland have been placed under notices of direction and a further one under a restricted place notice as Mycoplasma bovis continues to spread in the South.
People throughout a parched Southland are being urged to conserve water, as the dry conditions are likely to persist.
Three lines of work to determine the spread of bacterial cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis will begin to return results next month, Ministry for Primary Industries officials say.
The owner of a 4-month-old kitten that was deliberately set on fire in Gore on Tuesday is at a loss as to why anyone would be so cruel.
Police are investigating an attack on a kitten in Gore after it was burnt earlier this week.
People throughout a parched Southland are being urged to conserve water as the dry conditions are likely to continue.
Employment confidence in Southland slumped in the three months ended December and households in the region are now the most pessimistic in the country.
The sweltering spell of weather that is sitting over the South has led to a total fire ban being imposed in Otago and Southland.
New Zealand's southern-most city, Invercargill, is having one of it's hottest days on record - with the temperature hitting 31.1°C this afternoon.
Plucked from the Mataura River mud and preserved for decades, a treasured fob honouring service during World War 1 is about to be returned to the original owner’s family.
It could hit 30degC in Invercargill tomorrow and Monday — making it only the sixth time in nearly 25 years that temperatures in the southern city have reached that high.
It could hit 30C in Invercargill this Sunday - making it only the sixth time in nearly 25 years that temperatures in our southern-most city had reached that high.
A 17-year-old boy has been arrested after fire badly damaged a priest's home in Invercargill earlier this week.
Thousands of tonnes of stockpiled waste from the Tiwai aluminium smelter are being described as a "hot potato no-one wants to hold".
The mischievous kea spotted moving road cones near the Homer Tunnel have been given their own "roadside gym" to keep themselves busy away from the dangers of traffic.