The Gore District Council has been ordered to pay more than $15,000 in costs over its failed attempt to build a new bridge over the Mataura River — but it could have been a lot more.
There are great concerns at the Invercargill City Council about the controversial Three Waters reforms and the deputy mayor will make another push to have the organisation join a lobby group.
Invercargill has exceeded the national environmental standards for air quality for the first time, two months into Environment Southland’s winter air quality monitoring period.
"His family deserve to know the truth and I need to be accountable for my life, otherwise I can’t change."
A man was apprehended by the police earlier this week after driving erratically in Winton and found to be four times over the legal breath-alcohol limit.
Environment Southland (ES) councillors adopted their 2022-23 annual plan yesterday, honouring their commitment in last year’s long-term plan to keep rates increases at an average of 5%, despite...
The family of a young woman murdered in a motel room in Invercargill have spoken of their relief that the killer has failed in his bid to have his sentence reduced.
A driver who was seen having near-misses with oncoming vehicles in Winton this morning was found to be more than four times the legal breath alcohol limit.
A kauri tree, rescued from the Gore dump nearly four decades ago, will continue its charmed life after being moved to Dolamore Park on Wednesday.
A woman accused of murder says she does not know whether she pulled the trigger of the gun which fired the bullet that killed Dale Watene.
An internet and phone outage which disrupted more than 1500 connections in and around Gore caused disruptions for businesses but also brought out the town’s community spirit.
The construction of the new hotel in Invercargill will cost $2 million more than previously budgeted — a good outcome, all things considered, ILT chief executive Chris Ramsay says.
A Gore man will be jailed for almost a decade after sexually assaulting and taking photos of three girls aged between 7 and 11 years old.
The woman accused of murdering Dale Watene will deliver her version of what happened the night her former partner died when she gives evidence in court today.
Southland District Council ratepayers will be facing a 9.25% rates increase for the 2022-23 year after the council moved to accept the finance and assurance committee’s recommendation.
A man who had drugs posted to his letterbox will serve home-detention at the same address where his offending took place.
The Invercargill City Council has decided to defer some of its proposed fees increases but only after some heated debate.