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Man dies after Nightcaps house fire

Man dies after Nightcaps house fire

A Southland man who suffered serious burns in a Nightcaps house fire died in Dunedin Hospital last night.

Car found upside down in paddock

Car found upside down in paddock

Police are no longer seeking the driver a Nissan Terrano 4WD that was found upside down in a paddock next to Lakeview Tce, Lake Hawea, early this morning.

Grass fire near Tarras

Grass fire near Tarras

A grass fire near Tarras appears to have been stopped at the Lindis River.  

Arrest after indecent assault in Green Island

Arrest after indecent assault in Green Island

A 49-year-old man has been arrested and charged with indecently assaulting a 12-year-old girl  in Green Island.

3 injured in Wanaka boating accidents

3 injured in Wanaka boating accidents

Three people have been taken to hospital after two separate boating accidents on Lake Wanaka this afternoon.

AirAsia victim's life jacket raises questions

AirAsia victim's life jacket raises questions

A body recovered from the crashed AirAsia plane was wearing a life jacket, an official with Indonesia's search and rescue agency said, raising questions about how the disaster unfolded.

Relaxing at Rhythm and Alps

Relaxing at Rhythm and Alps

Rhythm and Alps volunteer Linda Gruner, of Germany, entertains friends between acts and rain showers.

Thousands have gathered at Robrosa Station in the Cardrona Valley for the two-day music festival, and most are expected to camp on the site.

Climber dies on Mount Cook

Climber dies on Mount Cook

A Canterbury man has died in a climbing accident on Aoraki Mount Cook.

Diversion after Dunedin crash

Diversion after Dunedin crash

One person was taken to hospital after a car and truck collided at the corner of Barnes Dr and the Southern Motorway in Dunedin this evening.

Five arrested in Dunedin meth raids

Five arrested in Dunedin meth raids

Five people have been arrested after Dunedin police swooped on six addresses today, seizing drugs, drug paraphernalia and ammunition.