In a changing world the New Zealand Defence Force must adapt or risk becoming irrelevant, Sgt Rory Lorimer of the Linton Military Camp says.
This $4.2m feat of engineering was being unveiled in Cromwell. But it had a problem.
After a year in the planning the Central Otago Winegrowers' Association is pleased to announce the launch of their new look Central Otago Wine Map.
Tony Banks has been recognised as an outstanding leader in delivering benefits to water in Central Otago.
Two-year-old Braylin Tickle is one of four sufferers of Beckwith Wiedemann - an overgrowth syndrome - in the South Island.
The Teviot Valley community is rallying behind publicans Garry and Piki Moore whose grandson Hunter is battling a congenital heart disease.
Simply The Best rehearsals are fizzing with energy ahead of the greatest-hits spectacular at the Civic Theatre on April 15.
Sultry songstress Helen Henderson will make a rare performance in her hometown of Invercargill next week.
The Teviot Valley Wearable Tartan Art Awards has proved so popular organisers have changed the venue to cater for demand.
There is only one place in the world the Easter Bunny would turn up to deliver eggs in a McLaren - at Highlands Motorsport Park.
It was business as usual for many Wanaka retailers who defied Easter trading laws and opened their doors to shoppers on Easter Sunday.
Shooters cleared Central Otago hills of more than 10,000 rabbits in the Alexandra Lions Club's Great Easter Bunny Hunt at the weekend.
Armed police were called to property after shot were fired during a dispute.
The winner of the Northburn 100-mile adventure race broke a record despite being blown over a fence, and taking a wrong turn.
The 2016 grape harvest has begun across some Central Otago vineyards.
She's only 32, but this NZ-born designer to the stars is already one of the most sought-after names in the business.
Otago Polytechnic plans to create a "hub of learning" in Central Otago, consolidating its three sites into one block at Bannockburn.
A high country Central Otago sheep farm linked to NZ's biggest gold bullion heist is for sale.
A group of Cromwell students had their skills tested by the New Zealand culinary olympics team who were providing meals at the NZ Golf Open in Queenstown.
Cromwell's rising golfing star Inia Logan has been chosen to play for New Zealand in a trans-Tasman tournament in April.
A former Southlander has started a new foodie market in Alexandra to bring local produce to Central Otago tables.
Growth in Cromwell has sparked a Ministry of Education review of the zoning boundaries for the town's two primary schools.
Affordable housing for families in Central Otago is to the be the next hot topic around the council table.
Invercargill man Willy Calder says the lead up to Oyster season is like waiting for Christmas.
The Otago Central Rail Trail has been named New Zealand's Favourite Place to Cycle.
A solution to worker accommodation shortages in the Cromwell basin is a step closer to reality.
The WoolOn fashion show has broken away from the Alexandra Blossom Festival Committee to become a stand-alone event.
The screen production industry is an economic driver within Otago and Southland, however Film Otago Southland is under resourced.
The Teviot Valley hosted the biggest crowd ever with the combined drawcard of the Goldfields Cavalcade and Mt Benger A and P Show.
A love of horses keeps 85-year-old Frances Myatt coming back to the Goldfields Cavalcade.