Police seized the car keys of a tourist driver who repeatedly
drove on the wrong side of the road, ignored a stop sign and
almost caused several accidents on Otago Peninsula today.
Police search and rescue teams and volunteer firefighters
searching for a missing child near Middlemarch have found the
boy safe and well this afternoon.
A Hampden man escaped injury after the car he was driving
collided with a train this morning.
A police officer has called for mobility scooters to be
fitted with registration plates as tension grows between
their drivers and pedestrians in Mosgiel.
Management of the Treble Cone Skifield believes it has dodged
a bullet over damage done to the field in the 5.8 magnitude
earthquake three months ago.
Oceana Gold has surprised the market with a cashless purchase
of a Toronto-listed US development gold mine in South
Carolina, with potential to boost gold production to more
than 500,000 ounces of gold a year.
Two tourists who were assaulted by a group of people earlier
today remain in hospital tonight.
New Zealand First will grow its membership by tens of
thousands of people by the next election or he will resign,
Winston Peters says.
Plane debris which washed up on the Indian Ocean island of
Reunion and is thought to belong to the vanished Malaysia
Airlines Boeing 777 has been flown to France for checks
officials hope could provide some insight into the disaster.
Forty homes in the NSW Blue Mountains are under threat as an
out-of-control bushfire burns in the area.
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