The bid for Stewart Island to become an International Dark Skies Sanctuary faces the next stage tomorrow, as the Southland District Council votes to introduce regulations for lighting on the island.
Seven southern Young Farmers club members competed in the Southland Young Farmers district contest and skills day near Riverton on Saturday.
Southland shearer and national representative Nathan Stratford made it three-from-three in more ways than one as he claimed the Ashburton A&P show's open title on Saturday.
An Invercargill student who was racially abused in Wellington last week is encouraging people to "stand up for themselves'' following the ordeal.
Working with the dead can often be a thankless job, and after more than two decades of doing so, one Invercargill man is finally being recognised.
Inner Wheel Club of Invercargill North members Mandy Everett (left) and Joanne Adam prepare for the Last Night of the Proms fundraiser concert on Saturday at the Invercargill Civic Theatre.
An Invercargill based Filipino family holidaying in Wellington were left disgusted after falling victim to a racist tirade at an inner-city store.
Gore sheep and beef farmers Mark and Vicki Nicholson, who were recently nominated for the Southland Community Environment Awards, have been farming organically for 14 years.
Southland school pupils were recognised as "environmental champions" by Environment Southland at the Southland Community Environment Awards on Wednesday night.
Images provided by Biosecurity New Zealand show the threat wilding pines present to New Zealand landscapes.
The hunt is on for nearly 50 primary and intermediate teachers to fill vacancies in Otago and Southland schools.
Tour of Southland winner in 2017, James Piccoli, of Canada, teaches Sacred Heart School pupil Briarlee Devery (10) the safest way to ride a bike during a tour of Invercargill primary schools...
A 101-year-old with a wealth of farming knowledge still manages his two dairy farms and one dairy support farm at Seaward Downs. Ashleigh Martin catches up for a chat.
American athlete Dan Berlin has conquered Mt Kilimanjaro and the Great Wall of China, and broken world records in the Grand Canyon — yet he’s never seen any of the famous locations with his...
The Department of Conservation is still waiting on necropsy results after a leopard seal was shot and killed in Southland.
A drunk off-duty cop who made insulting racial comments at a Queenstown casino has won $11,250 after the New Zealand Police were found to have acted unfairly towards him.