Southland NCW is marking Suffrage125 on September 19, with a celebratory dinner at Ascot Park.
OPINION: I found a website once that showed that New Zealand was the second, best country in the world for women gaining medals at Olympic Games.
A lot has changed in 125 years since women in New Zealand were granted the right to vote.
There seems to be a blasé attitude around equality at the moment.
When I started as Women's Editor for The Southland Times in 1962, I was the only female in the office.
Council votes to establish a working group to tackle drug use in the Gore district.
Invercargill City councillors have raised concerns about the future of council-controlled company director pay packets.
Breaking his Stags from club rugby mentality and polishing them into a higher level of playing will take time for coach Dave Hewett.
Sick days, late starts and snow days at Queenstown businesses as locals head to skifields.
Snowfall blocking roads has trapped six people staying at Knobs Flat, in Fiordland.
Being the Tokanui Golf Club's only woman member doesn't faze Marilyn Strang.
Southland police have added a rugby cup to their sporting achievements for the year.
Bells have rung around Dunedin as the city celebrates the return of the first royal albatross for the season.
Balclutha police are asking Clutha District Council to pay for more CCTV cameras in the town.
A car has rolled and crashed into a body of water in Southland.
Heavy rain is forecast as a subtropical low moves down the country, while parts of the south face a high risk of avalanches.
Great ideas and random interactions are the catalyst for great innovation.
Big day for southern skiers expected after record spring snowfall.
Black Shag specialty coffee is set to bring boutique coffee to Southland.
Federated Farmers president says Environment Southland has questions to answer about its use of Envira Consulting Ltd.
The Mataura Marae has seen the addition of front panels to its wharenui, or meeting house.
Snowfall in Southland has shut schools, closed roads and caused power outages in areas of the region.
Woman ignores police requests to stop, then records a breath alcohol level nearly four times the legal limit.
The Clutha District Council wants the South Otago Historical Society to give back a $14,000 portion of a grant it gave them.
A high performance coach believes junior athletics should train in different events before concentrating on one or several.
Damon Leitch landed himself and his brother Brendon Leitch a disqualification from a race at Teretonga.
A car crashed into the sea with speed in Southland.
Hairdressers, real estate agents and property managers may be included in a plan to stop the Mongrel Mob turning the Southland town of Mataura into a gang stronghold.
Tourism operators have to stay one step ahead of the game as they deal with the expectations of people from around the globe.
An historic Dunedin clock that languished unwanted in Balclutha for 50 years is about to change hands.