Meet Maggie, the Clutha mayor's best canine friend.
If you happen to be walking around central Southland on Tuesday you might be lucky enough to stumble across a bouquet of abandoned flowers.
The latest news from the weekend's softball played at Surrey Park, Invercargill.
Police have named the victim of a head-on crash near Gore on Friday.
Sutherland: The lake tip was closed but people continued to use it to dump rubbish; that's what you did with estuaries in those days, so we have made some advances.
Police dog unit couldn't track boy after he stole a car, crashed into parked cars and then fled on foot.
The road between Te Anau and Mossburn was closed after a tree fell and blocked both lanes.
Eventing Southland and Gore Pony Club team up to produce Gore cross country course.
Spirited Southland effort not enough as Nelson takes Hawke Cup home with them.
A mountain bike rider has fallen heavily on a four-wheel-drive road near Cromwell.
For the second time Graham and Michael Eade have won the Dunedin and Invercargill Cups in the same year.
"Its a bit more than the average drill. It's everything crammed into three minutes."
Encouraging more organisations to display their goods and services at the Invercargill show is a key part of the Southland A&P Association's strategic plan.
Gore police are appealing for sightings of a young boy before he drowned in the Gore District Council's wastewater treatment plant last month.
Big Saturday looming for Southland as it tries to defend the Hawke Cup against Nelson.
Fines dished out over eight years will be torn up after a Queenstown council speed zone botch up.
Donald McLean plans to close his after the NZ Transport Agency revoked his licence to issue warrants of fitness.
Volunteers helped to provide protection for a 500-hectare block of native forest in Southland.
Deputy mayor Rebecca Amundsen says the SIT attracts people to Invercargill and she falls into that bracket.
"Putting it bluntly, if it wasn't for SIT I wouldn't be where I am now."
From 1100 students and declining to a success story, the important role SIT plays in Southland.
Karen Arnold was served bankruptcy notices after a failed bid to sue Invercargill's mayor and a media company.
A builder was helping remove an X-ray machine when a rope was cut and his arm was crushed by a plate.
Police are yet to identify a man who approached 12-year-old girl and assaulted her while she was walking to school in Invercargill.
"They could travel a considerable distance this year but of course, we won't know if we can't track them."
A Southland man who was jailed for the manslaughter of an infant has been denied parole.
Emergency services are responding to a serious crash near Gore in Southland.
A furry intruder prompted an early morning police call-out – but is now playing possum.
"We live in a very isolated and small part of the world. [The Indian players] have broken down a lot of stereo-types.''
If SDC does not get involved with solving the housing crisis, the region could miss out on population growth.