The Central Otago township of Clyde faces a potential $34 million sewage system upgrade to meet national water policy standards.
A history lesson Central Otago style...gold panning and heavy horse and wagon rides.
"Being a firefighter is the biggest thing I do to help people but I'll lend a hand if I can help [elsewhere]," Daniel Middlemiss says.
Student Jeff Afan will take on six princesses for the coveted Alexandra Blossom Festival Queen crown.
A Central Otago anti-bullying stalwart Karla Sanders is a 2017 NEXT Magazine Woman of the Year finalist.
Lack of sponsor support is taking the air out of plans for the South Island's only hot air balloon festival hoping to get off the ground in 2018.
Most Southlanders that were born in the old Dee St Hospital would look at the buildings with a certain fondness.
Four Cromwell vineyards have come together to create the town's first walking wine trail in response to a swell of wine tourism across the region.
Central Otago's Annabel Bulk just missed out on becoming the first woman in six years to win the Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year 2017.
Poosistance has paid off for a Central Otago school that's grounds were being used as a toilet by tourists.
Ecological river health verses economic need - a panel of Central Otago community members faced-off in an effort to find a solution.
High school cooks combined course work with charity to bake 300 cupcakes for Cromwell school children.
Three Central Otago wine industry professionals are heading to France for harvest to learn about Burgundy's centuries-old wine history and tradition.
Central Otago Mayor Tim Cadogan has joined the chorus of outrage at Labour's proposed irrigation tax plan.
Imaginations went wild as people got into the spirit of farewelling the end of Cromwell's dark winter months.
An infestation of rabbits on lake-side land on the outskirts of Cromwell is creating a "hazardous minefield".
Central Otago's rabbit control is a "train wreck" with the ORC allegedly disrupting winter poisoning programmes.
Cromwell man Garry Tall was an experienced hunter but on March 3, 2016, he died after shooting himself in the stomach after a hunt.
Builders failing to install multi-fuel fireplaces to New Zealand safety standards are responsible for a spate of fires around the Wakatipu basin, the fire service says.
Fears an invasive weed will establish itself in Queenstown's Lake Wakatipu are escalating as crops continue to spread in a river that drains the lake.
A $10m irrigation scheme near Alexandra, Central Otago, is going to deliver water to about 1800 hectares of barren land.
Crews have 1266 'at risk' power poles to fix around Central Otago, 417 of which have been completed.
Workers removing a tree at the Cromwell Cemetery accidentally dug up bones believed to be 100 years old.
Labour is promising $1m to help rebuild a rural Central Otago hospital.
A Felton Road viticulturist will be the first woman to compete in the national industry final since 2011.
A family's feline who has been roughing it with a mob of homeless moggies has returned home after a year.
Sixty years ago the Alexandra Blossom Festival was formed to build the town a swimming pool, now it has its sights set on an amphitheatre
It's a success rate any school could be proud of as dancers at Gore school pass with honours.
Being invited to be a member of Pipes and Drums of City of Christchurch Pipe Band has taken Lawrence McKerchar of Lumsden around the world.
Central Otago BMX riders Charlie Leyser, 7 and Holly Oldham, 14, are competing at the world championships.