Hamish McNeilly

Ngai Tahu elects kaiwhakahaere

Ngai Tahu elects kaiwhakahaere

No surprises in at least one election result today.

Scooter bonfire

Scooter bonfire

An early morning bonfire - fuelled by a scooter - led to the arrest of a student yesterday.

Animal activist arrested after Dunedin protest

Animal activist arrested after Dunedin protest

An activist who scaled a 20m-high silo to protest a Dunedin pig factory farm has been arrested by police.

Chance to make school home

Chance to make school home

School may be out, but cheap architecturally designed houses are in.

Power out in West Harbour

Power out in West Harbour

Power remains out across the West Harbour area tonight.

Armed police cordoned Invercargill Street

Armed police cordoned Invercargill Street

Armed police cordoned of a south Invercargill street this afternoon.

Police warning to students over fires

Police warning to students over fires

University of Otago students involved in couch fires will face the wrath of the courts and the proctor, police say.

Shotgun found; man charged

Shotgun found; man charged

Police have charged a man after they recovered a sawn-off shotgun used in a Dunedin home invasion.

'I knew it wasn't going to be good news'

'I knew it wasn't going to be good news' Life changed for Phil Cole, frontman of the High St cable car project, when he was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia.

Man in court over home invasion

Man in court over home invasion

A man is to appear in court on a charge of aggravated burglary, following an alleged home invasion.