A person with serious injuries has been cut out of a vehicle
after a two-vehicle crash on the Hibiscus Coast.
Heavy rain has caused surface flooding on State Highway 6
between Haast and Makarora (Haast Pass), and motorists are
urged to take extra care.
Police are asking residents in the Mornington-Belleknowes
area to be vigilant after three incidents of theft were
reported this week.
A man convicted of offences including assault, rape,
dangerous driving and abduction has failed to have his
A man was admitted to Dunedin Hospital following a stabbing
in central Dunedin early this morning.
Police are treating a fire that extensively damaged a unit in
the Dunedin yesterday as suspicious.
Firefighters in Dunedin tackled a fire this morning which
threatened to spread to nearby units.
As the Blues prepare for a rare late-afternoon match against
the Rebels at Eden Park on Saturday, one thing in particular
should be occupying their minds - rediscovering their
Nasa has again postponed the launch of its high pressure
balloon from Wanaka Airport.
A 39-year-old man has been charged with arson following a
fire that destroyed an Invercargill home this week.
Submit your news & photos - Login or
Opinion? Have your say - Login or Register
event or notice
Add a photo
Make ODT my
Otago Daily Times print and digital edition, The
Star - Dunedin, The News - Central Otago, The
Ensign - Gore, Southland Express -
Invercargill, Southern Rural Life - Otago and
Southland, The Courier - Timaru, Courier Country - Canterbury and
West Coast, Queenstown Times - Queenstown, Mountain Scene -
Queenstown, The Oamaru Mail - Oamaru, The
Greymouth Star - Greymouth, Hokitika Guardian - Hokitika,
West Coast Messenger - West Coast, The Ashburton Courier -
Ashburton, The News - North Canterbury, Extra! schools
Times South Canterbury