Hamish McNeilly

Council will come and take your unwanted cars

Council will come and take your unwanted cars

Wanted: Unwanted vehicles. Contact Dunedin City Council.

Officers still suspended

Police have declined to comment on whether the two police officers convicted of assault last year will retain their jobs.

Charges after train boarded

Two teenage joyriders are facing charges after they boarded a train wagon stopped at a Balclutha crossing on Thursday night.

Dunedin parking warden assaulted

Dunedin parking warden assaulted

A Dunedin City Council parking warden was pulled from his scooter, scratched and eye-gouged in an unprovoked attack outside Dunedin Hospital yesterday.

Flat-hunters warned over rental scams

Flat-hunters warned over rental scams

Students and house-seekers are being warned about sham online advertisements touting cheap flats, after a Dunedin-bound couple were nearly duped last week.

Dunedin airport arrivals boost local economy

Dunedin airport arrivals boost local economy

Dunedin International Airport arrivals pumped an extra 60% in revenue into the city and wider Otago region last year, an aviation report shows.

Vandalism delays life-saving initiative

Vandalism delays life-saving initiative

Lives could be put at risk after "mindless vandals" damaged a newly installed life-saving device in an area known for fatalities, police say.

Dunedin Rugby World Cup preview

Dunedin Rugby World Cup preview

English television host Dan Lobb visited Dunedin last week to film a special Rugby World Cup segment on the city.

Speculation new road surface caused crash

Speculation new road surface caused crash

Speculation a roading surface was to blame for a serious accident near Milburn on Thursday, remains just that - speculation, the agency in charge of state highways says.

Car plunges over cliff on Otago Peninsula

Car plunges over cliff on Otago Peninsula

An outing on the Otago Peninsula for a Dunedin family ended dramatically when their car plunged 100m down a cliff.