Following an incident on Anzac Day, fire crews discovered that, while smoke alarms had been installed, their long-life batteries had not been activated.
An Invercargill architect is challenging the decision to close the Southland Museum and Art Gallery.
Bob Simpson addressed the museum board on Thursday, saying the decision to close was based on incorrect assumptions.
Some of the best acts from around New Zealand are heading south this month for the Southland Festival of the Arts.
For the tenth year, Venture Southland are offering a diverse line-up of acts and events to entertain every member of the family.
The Invercargill Loss and Grief Centre will soon be offering their support to the wider Southland community.
A new support centre being established in Gore is the first step towards supporting Southland’s rural communities.
Game bird hunters are being warned to avoid contact with the water at a popular duck shooting spot in Southland.
High levels of toxic algae detected at Waituna Lagoon may cause health risks to anyone consuming game birds from the area.
Southland drag racers wrapped up the racing season on Sunday at Southern Dragways' final points scoring round.
Car enthusiasts were invited to Invercargill’s Teretonga Park to set some final times down the quarter-mile.
Families who donated items to the Southland Museum and Art Gallery may have a chance to revisit their taonga.
The museum board are developing an application process for families to access the items under special circumstances.
A Southland wrestler will be taking on a world champion in Invercargill this weekend.
Southern Pro wrestler Kane Kahn will take on Progress Wrestling world champion Travis Banks at Battlelines on Saturday night.
Pacific artists are visiting Invercargill this week, helping Southland pupils to realise their artistic potential.
The Fresh Horizons programme invites students of Pacific descent to work with the artists in developing creative projects.