Hours after daily flights between Dunedin and Queenstown were announced yesterday, Queenstown Airport management said it knew little of the plans.
Mosgiel Volunteer Fire Brigade life member Ray Wilson was recently recognised with a 25-year gold star for service to the brigade.
A leading family violence expert is welcoming a move to encourage more transparency between agencies dealing with domestic abuse cases.
Businesses continue to be displaced and many shops remain in disrepair more than two weeks after flooding wreaked havoc in South Dunedin.
The Fire Service will meet private insurance company investigators on Tuesday to help determine the cause of a fire which destroyed a Dunedin panelbeating premises earlier this week.
Dunedin police are reminding online shoppers about the dangers of buying stolen goods after a spike in building tool thefts.
A Dunedin couple is encouraging locals to show as much support for their own as they do for those overseas when it comes to natural disasters.
The hall at Queen's High School in St Clair is looking ''like a second-hand shop'' as donations for flood victims pour in.
Flooding is nothing new for Dunedin charity store volunteer Allysa Wineti, although it had never done as much damage as it did during the recent downpour.
An angry Woodhaugh resident says he is ''sick of being fobbed off''' over an eroding stream bank he fears will lead to a major accident.
Emergency services workers helped a man from his car as it hung precariously from the back of his hillside garage in Normanby, Dunedin, yesterday.
The clean-up of the most badly affected homes following the flooding in South Dunedin is expected to be completed in the next few days, the Dunedin City Council says.
Police are investigating the cause of a crash which resulted in two people being taken to hospital in Dunedin yesterday.
Dunedin roads are likely to be affected today by a cold southwesterly expected to bring snow down to 200m.
A young Dunedin family has been left with nowhere to go after being told to leave their flood-damaged property.
Police have confirmed the house fire at a Dunedin property on Monday night was deliberately lit.