A hungry 150kg pig trapped a woman in her car near Dunedin as it searched for food.
4:03 PM People spill into the street as a magnitude 5.8 earthquake that "sounded like a freight train" shakes the lower South Island.
Parents say ill daughter was allowed to roam free despite history of self harm and suicide attempts.
Poor behaviour from some duck shooters mars opening weekend for many.
Cats are funny things, particularly when it comes to children.
Caleb Dawson likes to experiment with food. But he knows that not all experiments end well.
12 min ago Norma Lakeland hopes she'll be up and singing again soon at her favourite social club after her 100th birthday weekend.
3:59 PM Some Southland District Council community boards are calling for drastic changes to dog control rules, meaning consultation with the public is likely to be extended.
He set off for Gallipoli as one of New Zealand’s highest ranking officers - to “strike a blow for the Empire”.
Few Southlanders have heard of Makarewa nurse Lily Lind, who was on the frontlines well before her compatriots joined the fight.
OPINION: We'll be showing the prince one of our own crown jewels.
Should a Christian church be so tetchy about tai chi?
3:25 PM Venture Southland is launching a "Tunes and Tries" promotion to entice people south for an action-packed Queens Birthday weekend in Invercargill.
Fonterra's premium offer for more South Island winter milk described as a "token gesture".
3:07 PM Unlike traditional touch, in turbo touch the ball can be passed forwards, backwards, sideways with teams only having two possessions to create a Touchdown
Thistle dumped its horrific early season form line when they convincingly upset Queens Park 3-1 in Southland senior men's Donald Gray cup football competition at the ILT Football Turf in Invercargill on Saturday.
3:27 PM The Bluff Oyster Festival is still a few weeks away, but the bands are ready to perform for the faithful Bluff crowds.
Wakatipu High School student Luke Petre's love of jazz music has seen him selected for the New Zealand Youth Jazz Orchestra.
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