New environmental data at Tiwai Pt aluminium smelter shows sea level rise is destroying bores within scores of metres of where 100,000 tonnes of hazardous waste is stored.
A person has been injured in a crash between a car and a van near Tuatapere in Southland this morning.
New Zealand Aluminium Smelters is confident in its environmental record after releasing 25 years of monitoring reports.
Squally weather made conditions challenging for the second day of the Tux South Island and New Zealand Sheep Dog Trial Championships.
It will take at least five years and $2.7million more than first thought to make Invercargill’s water tower safe again.
The Invercargill man who caused the death of Dr Giovan Vincent Anthony De Croos admitted his guilt in the Invercargill District Court yesterday.
A man who caused the death of a respected doctor in a drink-driving incident has admitted his guilt in the Invercargill District Court today.
A mariner aboard a ship in Bluff is allowed to disembark after he returned a negative Covid swab and the Ministry of Health deemed his earlier positive test was a result of a historical infection.
A Riversdale farmer is offering $1000 as a reward in the hope the culprits who slaughtered two pigs at his farm in the middle of the night last week can be caught.
The leaderboard after the first day of competition at the South Island and New Zealand Championship sheep dog trials at Greenvale near Gore.
A Southland landfill seeking to become the premier in the South says its past mistakes will not be repeated.
A late change in scheduling has meant Invercargill Mayor Sir Tim Shadbolt is not available to attend two of council’s long-term plan meetings.
A lot can change in 50 years. Yet memories, both good and bad, were still fresh as about 40 ex-workers and their families visited the Manapouri hydro-electric station on Saturday.
Six weeks. That is how long Gore District Council has left to make peace with residents upset over a roading project in their small Southland town.
Southland's key landfill will make its case next week at a hearing focused on wanting to remove a cap on how much waste it can take.
An Invercargill man's attempt to break a world record for the world’s tallest train tower made of toy blocks has literally fallen to pieces this morning.
An Invercargill woman says time is running out to save "Mother Earth" and the potential expansion of a Southland coal mine will make things even worse.