It was a case of the good, the bad - and the downright ugly - at Lawrence Car Show & Shine on Saturday.
Parts of Otago, the West Coast and Southland can expect heavy rain and severe gales for the start of the week, MetService warns.
Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher does not like the term "master plan" for the new plan proposed for Oamaru Airport.
The Otago Regional Council acted illegally in discussing behind closed doors a review critiquing some of its core processes, Cr Michael Laws says.
More than 100 people gathered for the unveiling of Keith "Chief" Haare's headstone at the Queenstown Cemetery on Saturday, the first anniversary of his death.
Tracy and Kohan Carden, of Alexandra, play with their dogs Indie (left) and Marley at the Soggy Doggy Splash at Alexandra's Molyneux Aquatic Centre yesterday.
An array of exhibitions and performance pieces had Ranfurly residents absorbed on Saturday at the Maniototo Arts Centre open day.
A tour group riding quad bikes in remote Otago high country did not have permission to be on the land where a crash killed two of the party at the weekend, the station owner says.
Ian Collier, Air New Zealand's former regional affairs manager, has been chosen to head the board of new Southland Regional Development Agency.
The Lakes district sites providing free overnight parking and facilities for tourists in camper vans are due to close today and at least one camping ground operator hopes tha's the end of them.
Trade creditors are owed more than $1 million by a Queenstown building company which went into voluntary liquidation this month.
Awarded Kiwi citizenship only last week, a Queenstown couple are heading overseas to play ice hockey for their new country.
Severe weather is set to unleash itself on New Zealand over the coming days, starting in the deep south before sweeping northwards.
Following the terrorist attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, an illustration by a former Oamaru artist has been shared widely online.