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Hunter rescued from ledge in Fiordland

A hunter has been rescued after spending the night stuck on a ledge in Fiordland.

Spate of burglaries in Mosgiel

Spate of burglaries in Mosgiel

Mosgiel Police are asking residents to keep their eyes open after a spate of burglaries in the township.

'No room for error' - Key

'No room for error' - Key

Prime Minister John Key has made it clear in Chinese media that New Zealand knows it is on notice over food safety, saying there was now "no room for error."

Invercargill fire victim named

Police have named the woman killed in an Invercargill caravan fire on Sunday.

Serious crash on Beaumont highway

Serious crash on Beaumont highway

State Highway 8 has reopened following a head-on crash between a car and van northwest of Lawrence, this afternoon.

Rugby: Baker to start for Highlanders

Rugby: Baker to start for Highlanders

Kurt Baker will get his first start for the Highlanders this season against the Force in Dunedin on Saturday night.

Fire near Queenstown under control

Fire near Queenstown under control

Firefighters have brought a blaze at Jacks Point, near Queenstown, under control.

Cannabis grower information sought

Cannabis grower information sought

Police have located three "significant" cannabis plots in the Dunedin area in recent weeks, and are asking people to keep an eye out for signs of growing activity.

Boy killed in Southland driveway accident named

Boy killed in Southland driveway accident named

A 7-year-old boy who died after being run over in the driveway of his Southland home yesterday was Brodie Jacob Molloy.

Man arrested after police pursuit

A Dunedin man was to appear in court today following a police pursuit in the city early this morning.