An Italian tourist involved in a fatal crash in Northern Southland on Friday has been charged by police.
Invercargill has missed out on being one of Jetstar's new regional destinations.
Jetstar will announce whether they will begin flying to Invercargill as part of four new regional destinations on Monday.
Declining numbers has lead to the closure of the Tuatapere Waiau Valley Lions Club.
The New Zealand Winter Games is being hailed an international success and may become an annual.
Family feels persecuted after resource consents and associated costs for a dairy conversion totalled $157,000.
A significant number of non-urgent surgeries have been cancelled at Southland Hospital in recent weeks because there were no spare beds.
Police will wait for serious crash report into northern Southland fatal smash before deciding whether to lay charges.
Frana Cardno's life was all about giving, and the former Southland District mayor has left her beloved province one final gift.
Southland man Alex Biggs, 96, never thought he'd hear that the boat he sailed in as a child would be relaunched about 100 years after its maiden voyage.
Death of dairy worker in Southland again stirs debate over whether foreign drivers should face NZ tests.
Queenstown police dealt with several drink-drivers in the resort during the weekend.
There won’t be much of Southland left unseen after the Auckland Grammar Stage Band concludes its whistle stop concert tour of the province this week.
They may be young, but southern kids sure know how to rock.
Three people walk away with minor injuries after crashing through fence.
Police responded to multiple reports of gunshots in Invercargill on Friday night.
An 18-year-old Cromwell man was airlifted to Dunedin Hospital after smashing in to a parked grit truck in Cromwell.
The biggest shake up of State housing in decades is about to get underway.
A driver was taken to hospital and two cars had to be towed after a crash near Tapanui on Friday night.
Italian tourists appear to have run stop sign in fatal crash, police say.
Invercargill City Council staff will not face prosecution following complaints about the treatment of two dogs that were impounded in February.
A mastiff cross supposedly destroyed after attacking a courier has turned up alive.
There is probably diesel in John 'Pork' Rutland's blood.
Joyous, spiritually uplifting, Murihiku magic .... Polyfest has made its mark in Invercargill this week.
It's remarkable what you notice when you stand still for a few moments.
A house was extensively damaged in a fire just outside Riverton on Friday morning.
Taxidermist David Jacobs hopes his run of bad luck is over after losing his home and business in Christchurch to earthquakes and now having his house damaged in a fire.
If you told Invercargill man Ken Bowie a fundraiser 15 years ago would become a tradition, he would have laughed.
Schools and parents need to recognise trades as a viable career option, one of Southland's aspiring apprentices says.
Less money would be available for the community under proposed gambling policy, club managers say.