Business start up supporter Wayne Hudson keen to represent Wanaka on Queenstown Lakes District Council
Three firefighters had to squash up in Makarora's old truck. Now the rescue crew has a roomy new fire engine.
A day - or 10 - can make all the difference to farming.
NZ's two main political parties make promises for farmers.
Competition is hotting up between rival freedom camping apps seeking driveway and private property parking for Lions tour visitors.
KPMG's global head of agribusiness Ian Proudfoot says New Zealand's primary sector needs to focus on innovation, not increased production.
People lying on a Wanaka pavement using free wi-fi could be lying beside the lake, annoyed shop owner says.
Third candidate announces bid for vacant Wanaka seat on the Queenstown Lakes District Council
Despite 150kmh winds and snow during the building process, it was completed ahead of schedule.
A visiting diplomat says Southland could be a prime destination for Chinese tourists, with visitor numbers predicted to double over the next five years.
A Dunedin bank just got 'Rick-rolled' by dozens of singing protesters.
Queenstown hotel boss wants the resort town to have a separate immigration policy.
The Government's tourism boost was met with a mixture of relief and disappointment from the industry.
Wanaka joining national network of electric vehicle fast charge stations.
Directors of a new company formed to promote inner city development is actively looking for investors both in Southland and nationwide.
Demand for residential properties in Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes has dropped 9.2 per cent.
Descendants of the Hazlett family recently gathered to celebrate their history.
Real estate figures suggest the Maniototo is 'just catching up now' on New Zealand's property boom.
Construction of the Kawarau Falls Bridge is being helped along by a group of local residents.
iFly Queenstown is set to open next year as New Zealand's first and only skydiving simulation.
Shop fronts in the Invercargill CBD could be in for a spruce up.
Southland's two largest IT companies, Focus Technology Group and CGNZ, are set to merge following Focus' purchase of CGNZ's Southland operation.
Park that car. Hold that space on Wanaka's lakefront. The visitors are coming.
Wanaka residents go to the polls on July 28 to choose new Queenstown Lakes councillor.
Small to medium business survey shows tourism operators are out performing other SMEs with pay rises for staff.
Robyn Hall has never met Adam Hall. They are not related. But she wanted to give him a wedding present.
All recreational pilots need is a grass strip and a windsock. Now, they fear footing airport development costs.
Commercial passenger flights to and from Alexandra Airport are unlikely but not out of the question.
More than 200 workers are scrambling to find a place to live, six weeks before Queenstown ski fields open.