A Waikiwi property could be subdivided to allow the construction of three new homes.
Vicki Lee Warington, 48, was found dead at a Dunedin house on Friday.
Several southern painters were recognised last weekend at the National Master Painter Awards in Wellington.
A Dunedin man has been shot, and his assailant remains at large.
An increase in the resident population is driving land and house prices up while available rental stock is all but drying up amid a tourism and construction boom in Queenstown.
A temporary bypass or bridge are being considered as short-term measures to reopen a section of the Southern Scenic Route that collapsed because of a massive slip.
Les and Janet Gibbs have found the ultimate way to give back to their community.
Iwi leader Sonny Tau has been charged after being caught carrying dead kereru.
Students from Southland Girls High School added red socks to their red shoes in celebration of Red Socks Day.
Two elderly Invercargill women, who were attacked by dogs, no longer feel safe to walk in their community.
Bluff residents have not noticed much of a difference three months on from a restructure that reduced police staff from three to two.
Helen "Black Widow" Milner's son Adam Kearns assaulted former All Black Justin Marshall.
Dunedin Hospital has lost orthopaedic training for trainee doctors, forcing them to now train somewhere else.
It was deal done while doing seasonal work on a vineyard in Cromwell: A meal in exchange for an English lesson.
On Stewart Island, visitors and locals have stacks to be getting on with. Michael Fallow concludes a series on island life.
Cute animal paw prints in the snow?
An Australian school group's bags were pilfered while the teenagers were on holiday in Queenstown, police say.
Police in Queenstown have charged a Central Otago man with indecently assaulting a family member.
A "severe" earthquake has been reported in Fiordland on Friday morning.
Scientists have created a 3-D model to understand water movements in Southland.
There will be no pincurl out of place for Invecargill Muscial Theatre's Phantom of the Opera.
An Auckland exodus has caused home affordability in Southland to plummet by more than 20 per cent.
South Port New Zealand expects to make up to $1 million more than originally anticipated in the 2014-15 financial year.
Community College Southland students are a step closer to their dream careers.
A woman has escaped without injury after her car collided with a power pole near Nightcaps on Thursday.
The Southland Demonstration Farm will hold focus days across the region this month.
One of the men charged with attempting to murder Wanaka man Kahu Vincent can now be named.
Organising an international tournament for some of the world's best town criers is proving no small task for Central Otago woman Paddy-Ann Pemberton.
Farmer shareholders have gained enough support to force Silver Ferns Farms to hold a special meeting.
Three Gore retailers have been named as finalists in this year's Top Shop Awards for the lower South Island.