Hamish McNeilly

Never again - granddad

Never again - granddad

A Dunedin grandfather convicted of supplying alcohol to two minors says he would never buy alcohol for anyone again.

New buyers to benefit

Some 4500 new first-home buyers in Dunedin, 700 in Queenstown and 2500 in Invercargill will benefit from the new KiwiSaver HomeStart scheme over the next five years, the Ministry of Building, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) estimates.

Bars slam police ops as 'creepy'

Bars slam police ops as 'creepy'

Undercover police officers drank in Dunedin bars as part of an operation targeting liquor licensing offences.

Seminar for first-timers

The welcome mat is rolled out for Dunedin first-home buyers.

Another Swann vehicle discovered after tip-off

Another Swann vehicle discovered after tip-off

A tip-off led police to recover another vehicle connected to fraudster Michael Swann.

Five-year ban from running company recommended

Five-year ban from running company recommended

A former Dunedin bar owner who left a string of failed hospitality companies behind him may be banned from running a company for five years.

Burning through some burpees

Burning through some burpees

Dunedin Clutha Waitaki area commander Jason Guthrie takes part in a burpee challenge in front of fellow officers at the Dunedin Police Station yesterday.

South Dunedin ram raid fails

South Dunedin ram raid fails

A pint-sized vehicle was used in an unsuccessful ram raid of a Dunedin shop - the second such attempt in the city this week.

Loss on Swann car likely

Loss on Swann car likely

Taxpayers could take a $100,000 loss when a Rolls-Royce linked to convicted fraudster Michael Swann goes to auction.

Taser fails to stop suspect in Gore

Taser fails to stop suspect in Gore

A Mataura man remains at large after a Taser deployed by police during a scuffle proved ineffective last night.