Queenstown helicopter pilot Jason Laing is in the thick of a third fatal natural disaster in Nepal in a year.
A Riverton war veteran is hoping to change how soldiers are perceived.
Record numbers turned out to honour the fallen at Winton’s Anzac memorial service on Saturday.
At least two occupants of a car which rolled in Gore left the scene before emergency services arrived.
When asked what ANZAC Day means to him, former Woodlands man Tom Heslip's eyes well up.
"Lift your heels, wriggle your toes and fingers - are you doing okay?"
It was still dark when the sound of the Last Post echoed through Te Anau this morning.
Not many civilians can say they have fired off a 25-pounder field gun.
In the sleepy rural district of Wendonside for the first time in 20 years people gathered commemorate the sacrifice of Anzac soldiers.
Dickson Cornelius Savage never really had a home, but Dick Travis found one in Ryal Bush.
A war tale straight from the bloody Gallipoli peninsula was told to about 80 people on Anzac Day.
Welcome to this year's Anzac coverage as Southlanders join in to mark the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landing.
Tokanui woman Denise Conlon has a heavy heart thinking about when her great great uncle's parents were sent his possessions from the war.
Queenstown harvest gardens have been ransacked for veges by thieves.
Wanaka police want to speak to a man who may have followed two children home from school.
Invercargill leaders need to show vision for the city's central business district to survive, retailer Carolyn Milne says.
The council has apologised for delays in the process of consulting on and approving Invercargill's long-term plan.
A Dipton trooper's family has shared the previously untold story of his World War I heroics.
Avenal Park Funeral Home has bought the former Bella Kai building in Lorneville.
The search for missing Dunedin hunter Murray Edge has been suspended while police trawl through information.
Finance minister and former Clutha-Southland MP Bill English has shared his memories of former Southland District Council mayor Frana Cardno.
They may be generations apart, but dressed for the occasion and poppies pinned to their chests, the significance of the day is clear to both Don McKay and his grandson Sean.
Pupils at St John's Girls' School laid a wreath under a tree on the school ground in front of 30 memorial crosses.
New Zealand's adventure capital is set to double as the short-term comedy capital this winter.
A new carving was been unveiled at Te Wharekura O Arowhenua.
Tourist who crashed into a parked car in Queenstown has been charged
Officials fight back tears as an inquest into the murder of two Dunedin children closes.
Few Southlanders have heard of Makarewa nurse Lily Lind, who was on the frontlines well before her compatriots joined the fight.
A Winton woman says her lifelong ritual of attending church is over after the tai chi group she ran for elderly women and arthritis sufferers was booted out of a Central Southland church hall.
Massey graduate takes out top prize at Emerging Designer Awards with his ninja-inspired collection.