Hamish McNeilly

Bouwer will be deported

Bouwer will be deported

Colin Bouwer, the former Dunedin psychiatrist found guilty of murdering his wife, will be deported back to South Africa following his life sentence, it has been revealed.

Craft knife scare at city Winz office

Craft knife scare at city Winz office

A 36-year-old Dunedin man has been let off with a warning after bringing a knife into the central Dunedin Work and Income New Zealand office.

Burglaries in Fairfield

Police are warning Fairfield residents that burglars have been targeting the Dunedin suburb over the past week.

Instant Kiwi prizes hit $94m

Punters claimed a record $94 million in Instant Kiwi prizes in 2013-14, although fewer winning tickets were scratched.

Tauranga hot on our heels

Booming Tauranga is set to overtake a static Dunedin as the country's fifth-biggest city.

Snap decision pays off as teens buttonhole 'Bond'

Snap decision pays off as teens buttonhole 'Bond'

A pair of cheeky teens chased down the man who plays James Bond through central Dunedin ''for a couple of quick selfies'' yesterday.

Stranded hunters rescued from snow

Stranded hunters rescued from snow

Three hunters whose vehicle got stuck in snow in the Lammerlaw Range yesterday were airlifted to safety overnight.

Streetlights back on after blackout

Streetlights back on after blackout

Dunedin streetlights are back on after an hour-long blackout across the city and Mosgiel.

Harbour boat crash 'a freak accident'

Harbour boat crash 'a freak accident'

Senior pupils went to the rescue of an Otago Boys' High School rowing eight when their skiff was hit by a powerboat driven by their coach in Otago Harbour.

Spelling champ d-e-l-i-g-h-t-e-d

Spelling champ d-e-l-i-g-h-t-e-d

George Sabonadiere loves words, and there is one he loves more than most.