Queenstown and Auckland house prices will "clearly" be hurt by the upcoming foreign buyer ban, Westpac says.
Girls just want to have fun. But there is nothing like a little sibling rivalry to make life interesting.
Police are investigating an "incident" that happened in the early hours of Saturday morning in Westport - but won't say what the incident was.
Energy company Aurora are warning hundreds of people across Central Otago that they may remain without power overnight.
Despite calls for a halt to development in Oamaru Harbour before the Waitaki District Council produces its proposed $50,000 "harbour masterplan", a plan is in place for the area, its mayor says.
People who witnessed a recent helicopter goose cull at Falls Dam, near St Bathans, say what they saw was distressing, but the company behind the cull says it's a standard part of pest management.
Scientists will be taking adult whitebait from closed rivers throughout the West Coast as part of a ground-breaking 15-month project.
Anglers say the state of rivers and lakes is "horrific" as E. coli rates worsen in nearly a third of Otago’s freshwater bodies.
Central Otago’s mayor wants to talk to Air New Zealand about its call for a new major airport outside Queenstown and Wanaka, possibly closer to Cromwell and Alexandra.
Emergency services were scrambled at Queenstown Airport yesterday morning after a cockpit door fell off a private small plane mid-flight.
Firefighters have been sent home after finding out a large blaze near Beaumont this evening was a controlled burn.
A Queenstown man is calling for changes to dog control laws after his dogs were shot by two prominent farmers last month.
The latest residents’ survey in Central Otago provided no surprises and the "usual offenders" of issues caused the most concern within the Central Otago district residents, councillors...
Southerners got a dose of reality today after basking in summer-like weather at the weekend, with snow and heavy rain falling in parts of the South including Queenstown and Central Otago.
After three years of debate and research, the West Coast will keep its four councils but get one district plan.
Two yew trees have been removed by the Waitaki District Council after they started to encroach upon and affect the George Jones memorial arch at the park named after the man who purchased and...
About 300 Mount Aspiring College pupils will get the opportunity to try their hand at learning circus tricks this November.
The organisers of yesterday’s Kilt Canter, Roxburgh Netball Club members (back row, from left) Hayley Hunter, Genna Darling, Natalie Arnesen, Tracey Grant, Brook Reichel, Elise Rae and Laurie Hill...