A wintry blast across Otago and Southland yesterday has "exceeded expectation", a skifield operator says.
A person who arrived in Malaysia from New Zealand this week initially tested positive for Covid-19 - but has since tested negative.
A man has been charged with unlawful sexual connection following an alleged attack with a pool cue on a man in Balclutha which left him requiring bowel surgery.
A Californian family have an underwater drone ready to look for the body of their son, who drowned in Lake Wakatipu after a skydiving jump went wrong.
The head of airshow Warbirds over Wanaka has been grilled about why two mobile platforms were on a grass strip that caused significant damage to a vintage plane.
A forecast $1.22 million will come from Otago Regional Council coffers for the over-budget replacement of the GoCard.
Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean has slammed the Government’s rejection of a move to fast-track three Otago infrastructure projects, labelling the reason behind it as "lame".
September 7 has been identified by Sounds Air as the "anticipated start date" for a new scheduled air service between Wanaka and Christchurch.
Toxic mould will be removed from Invercargill’s Rugby Park now that structural safety concerns have been resolved.
Southland district councillors have endorsed a "jigsaw" approach which aims to support the community recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Shaun Norman, of Twizel, is congratulated by Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy after his investiture in Wellington yesterday as an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit, for services to...
A West Otago hall looks to have been spared the chop, following an upsurge in community interest after its plight was made public this week.
The Ombudsman will be asked to decide how much data the Queenstown Lakes District Council is entitled to from a survey done on its behalf by consultant Martin Jenkins.
A Central Otago lamb has been found to feature in a film following last week’s shout out in the Otago Daily Times.
Terry O’Neill, of Oamaru, receives his Queen’s Service Medal for services to sports journalism from Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy at an investiture ceremony at Government House.
A lack of urgency in central government decision-making is "appalling" and putting too much pressure on Waitaki District Council staff, Ahuriri ward councillor Ross McRobie says.