Hamish McNeilly

Police staff station at night: MP

Police have given an assurance the Mosgiel Police Station will be staffed overnight, following community concern, says Dunedin South MP Clare Curran.

'Something went dreadfully wrong'

'Something went dreadfully wrong'

The grieving mum of a New Zealand wingsuit pilot killed in an accident in Switzerland said her son ''died doing what he loved''.

Quarantine Island sign taken down

Quarantine Island sign taken down

A controversial ''No Drill'' sign may have been removed, but the St Martin Island Community is promising to deliver a new message.

'Pro democracy' rally protests TPPA secrecy

'Pro democracy' rally protests TPPA secrecy

Protesters in Dunedin have joined thousands around the country voicing their displeasure over the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).

Rotary donates $100,000 from Carisbrook seat sales

Rotary donates $100,000 from Carisbrook seat sales

The numbers speak for themselves.

Pupils' gatecrashing a worrying trend

Pupils' gatecrashing a worrying trend

Dunedin high school pupils gatecrashing university student parties have prompted concerned residents of an infamous student street to call police.

Prison stint 'wake-up call' for ex-boy racer

Prison stint 'wake-up call' for ex-boy racer

After amassing $35,000 in court fines and spending two months behind bars, a former boy racer is giving up the doughnuts and going straight.

Families welcome crash findings

Families welcome crash findings

The families of two men killed in a helicopter crash say ''the boys were caught in the wrong place at the wrong time'', and have welcomed the official findings.

MP airs police concerns

The public's interaction with the police is changing - and not for the better, Labour police spokeswoman Jacinda Ardern says.

Tickets for royal worship

Tickets for royal worship

It will be ''worship as usual'' when the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend the Palm Sunday service at St Paul's Cathedral in Dunedin next month.