The south has four MPs in John Key's new Government - two novices, one seasoned campaigner and the man Key called the best minister of finance in the developed world.
10:32am Stephen Fernyhough has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing Ryan Court in Dunedin's Craft Bar in April.
You can't accuse Todd Barclay of resting on his laurels.
Sarah Dowie may not look like Eric Roy but she plans to carry on his good work.
Stray sparks from demolition work caused a fire at the Mataura meat works on Saturday.
Motorist are being warned to take care while driving in the Queenstown Lakes district, with ice and snow causing hazards this morning.
Winning streak of Southland ends but their season's achievements have lifted the profile of rugby league in the province.
An idea that originated in Gore is a finalist in two categories of the NZ Innovators Awards.
Alasdair Mackenzie, of Scotland, has been playing bagpipes since he was six and joined the world-leading Glasgow grade 1 pipe band ScottishPower in 2004.
How do we feel about this - an American embassy in South Invercargill?
A rare wet day in Cromwell threatened to ruin things, but these two were just thankful to be with their family and friends.
Peter Gutteridge was met by police on his return from the US, was admitted to hospital and died.
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