Goal is mouse-free island

Cautious approach to pest removal

A mouse blitz on the Antipodes Islands has been delayed for a year after project managers ran into issues scheduling transport.

Dead puppy dumped

Mystery surrounds grisly discovery of a dead puppy in a suitcase at the gates of an Otago cemetery.

Bones unlikely to be missing girl's

Bones unearthed in Kingston are unlikely to belong to missing toddler Amber-Lee Cruickshank.

Women scuffle on mall floor

Police arrested three women for a handbags-at-dawn fight in central Queenstown last night.

Legal high sales restricted to CBD

Retailers wanting to sell legal highs in Southland will be restricted to plying their trade in Invercargill CBD.

Council goes into battle for cycle trail

Elements of the Around the Mountains Cycle Trail will be considered by independent commissioner.

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Goal is mouse-free island

A mouse blitz on the Antipodes Islands has been delayed for a year after project managers ran into issues scheduling transport.

Offenders learn new skills

An Invercargill offender has found her voice as a poet through a new numeracy and literacy programme.

Choppers battle blaze

Pole work takes sheer strength

Dr Hook coming south

Dr Hook are coming to Invercargill on May 9.

Geldenhuys ready to boss scrum

It sounds sacrilegious but growing up in South Africa, Ross Geldenhuys' hero was All Black Kees Meeuws.

Scully heading back to Europe

One of NZ's best chances of a track cycling medal in Rio won't be riding the boards in Cambridge.

Parker's long-term plan Ustinov

Filly gets blinkers to help focus

Hansen fired up for Rio

Ex-Olympic track cyclist Natasha Hansen is focused on returning to the sport's biggest stage.

Skills and expertise a trade asset

Associate Trade Minister says our skills and expertise could be as valuable as our products.

Caroline Eve buys CC Collections

Women's fashion chain adds its South Island counterpart CC Collections to its fold, creating a network of 41 stores.

Jet boat company expands business

McDonald's by spring?

Star attraction in Invercargill

Starbucks Invercargill is proving a tourist attraction - as the southern-most branch in the world.

Exercise boosts teens' brains - study

Heard the expression "Ask a teen - they know everything?" A  new Dunedin study suggests they could be even smarter with regular exercise.

'He touched so many'

Mum, 23, who lost husband to cancer says she's been touched by Southland's support and generosity.

Mark Clare to lead Southland play

Jason Kerrison for awards show

Set for tough contest

Olivia Ross will be giving it her best shot when she competes in the Otago-Southland regional final of the Young Farmer Contest.

Unforgettable? If only ...

Places to go, things to do, have we forgotten anything?

Sour truths about sweet stats

We continue to throw down sugary drinks with truly rotten results for our health.

Long-eared interlopers, begone

Stupidity behind the savagery

A bit of RMA-wrestling

The Resource Management Act needs to be healthier, not weaker

Spirit of Munro rides on

One of John Munro's earliest memories involves him riding to school on the tank of his dad's motorbike.

Blazing a trail in the south

Tom O'Brien has toiled relentlessly for two years in some challenging terrain to realise his dream. But Hannah McLeod discovers his "mad" dream is about to be realised.

Flashy flower heads

Going without is a Lotta struggle

Compatible correspondents

Two longstanding Southland Times stringers' lives have entwined at Wick Cottage.

Southland films recognised

Two short films from Invercargill have been selected as finalists in the New Plymouth Tropfest film festival.

Tales of mystery and imagination

The Sparrow Thieves have really hit their straps musically.

Sparrow Thieves' album a colourful ride

Big turnout at Winton A&P

'Dream job' for Southland artist

Ari Edgecombe, the new Southland Museum and Art Gallery visual arts curator, is all set for a "fast, steep, learning curve".

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