Keys seized from tourist on peninsula

Keys seized from tourist on peninsula

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.

Missing boy found 'safe and well'

Missing boy found 'safe and well'

Police search and rescue teams and volunteer firefighters searching for a missing child near Middlemarch have found the boy safe and well this afternoon.

Man escapes injury when car hits train

Man escapes injury when car hits train

A Hampden man escaped injury after the car he was driving collided with a train this morning.

Dunedin

Call to register mobility scooters

Call to register mobility scooters

A police officer has called for mobility scooters to be fitted with registration plates as tension grows between their drivers and pedestrians in Mosgiel.

Snow-making affected by quake

Snow-making affected by quake

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 buys gold mine in US

Oceana Gold buys gold mine in US

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.

More support for NZ First or I'll go - Peters

More support for NZ First or I'll go - Peters

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 flown to France

Plane debris flown to France

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.

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