Hamish McNeilly

Vandals in chapel attack

Vandals in chapel attack

Vandals smashed a leadlight window and snapped ornamental crosses at a Dunedin chapel, leaving the church counting the cost.

Increase in southern road toll disappoints police

Increase in southern road toll disappoints police

Deaths on Otago roads last year were the highest in six years.

Crash stats please Southern police

Southern police are pleased with driver behaviour over the busy Christmas holiday period, with fewer crashes recorded.

Responsive neighbours help quell electrical fire

Responsive neighbours help quell electrical fire

The quick action of neighbours helped minimise the effects of an electrical fire at a Dunedin home.

Lifeguard on spot for multiple rescues

Lifeguard on spot for multiple rescues

Off-duty lifeguards saved two visiting teenage girls caught in a rip off St Clair Beach on Saturday.

Unbowed by brutal beating

Unbowed by brutal beating

She has brain trauma, a broken eye socket, a shattered cheekbone, a broken nose and a broken lower and upper jaw.

Missing woman reward expires

Missing woman reward expires

A reward offer for help solving the cold case of a missing Dunedin woman has expired.

Former mayor revived, on mend

Former mayor revived, on mend

Former Dunedin mayor Peter Chin may undergo bypass surgery after he was revived mid-air by Air New Zealand flight attendants.

Assault on police officer alleged

Assault on police officer alleged

A police officer was assaulted and a patrol car window smashed during an incident in Dunedin, police say.

Five teens rescued after vehicle trapped in bog

Five Dunedin teens were rescued after their vehicle became stuck in a bog in a remote part of Otago.