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Man arrested after police pursuit

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

$2m of cannabis seized in Auckland

$2m of cannabis seized in Auckland

Police have seized and destroyed $2 million worth of outdoor cannabis plants in the wider Auckland area as part of a major operation this week.

Georgie Pie expanding range

McDonald's is re-introducing another item to its Georgie Pie menu, with the Chicken 'N' Vegetable option available from tomorrow.

Queenstown cop charged

Queenstown cop charged

A Queenstown police officer faces one charge of using offensive language following an incident that happened in a taxi in the resort last November. 

Rugby: Popoali'i drops out of Highlanders squad

Rugby: Popoali'i drops out of Highlanders squad

Popular Highlanders winger Buxton Popoali'i has withdrawn from the squad for the season.

Widow to be released from hospital after fatal crash

Widow to be released from hospital after fatal crash

The 52-year-old wife of the driver who died when a van crashed into the Mataura River on Nokomai Road in Southland yesterday afternoon is expected to be released from Southland Hospital today. 

Cricket: Black Caps win series

Cricket: Black Caps win series

Ross Taylor ninth one-day international century has eased New Zealand to an epic one-day series triumph over world champions India, a victory it's hoped will resonate as much with the Indian board and a global game in crisis, as it will with local fans.

Crash on Northern Motorway

Crash on Northern Motorway One person was trapped in their vehicle after a two-car crash on the Northern Motorway, about 10km from Dunedin, this afternoon.

Bikini-clad woman charged with road rage

Bikini-clad woman charged with road rage

A bikini-clad young woman has been charged with assault after an apparent road rage video was posted on the internet.

Playstation 4 winner announced

Playstation 4 winner announced

Michael Cook, of Dunedin, has won Playstation 4 console and games.