Metservice has confirmed the loud rumbling noise heard by many on Thursday night was probably caused by a lightning strike off the coast of Otago.
Damian Burden had a tinge of regret after dying his hair pink for Pink Shirt Day yesterday.
Dunedin's Idea Services support and administration workers will go on strike for a third time on Monday.
Police have arrested two youths for allegedly attempting to steal a car in High St in Dunedin.
The MetService has revealed the likely cause of a loud rumbling noise which baffled many Dunedin residents last night.
Logan Park High School is leading the way in a new era of performing arts around the southern region.
After setting foot on dry land for the first time in more than five months, the first thing out of Fedor Konyukhov's mouth was: "I can smell the earth, the grass, the trees ..."
Les Green was slightly in the red this week.
If the clouds part for long enough tonight, people along the Otago and Southland coastline may be in for a spectacular Aurora Australis light show.
Every school in the country is going on strike on May 29, which will no doubt throw much of New Zealand into chaos. But why now?
MetService is advising Stewart Island residents to batten down the hatches in preparation for a storm, bringing winds over 120kmh this afternoon.
The New Zealand Educational Institute (NZEI) has warned primary school teachers and principals could take "indefinite strike action'' if the next round of negotiations with the Ministry of...
The wreckage of the Southern Lakes helicopter which plunged into the Southern Ocean last month with three crew members aboard, was salvaged over the weekend.
The mangled wreckage of the Southern Lakes helicopter which plunged into the Southern Ocean last month with three crew members aboard, has been salvaged from the ocean floor.
Despite it being Mother's Day - a day when children spoil their mothers for all the hard work they do - yesterday was no different for those running in the 2019 Jennian Homes Mother's Day Fun Run.
The Ministry of Education is seeking an urgent return to independent facilitated bargaining in the wake of primary and secondary teachers voting for a combined all-schools strike on May 29.
No doubt, Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov will be desperate to sit in a comfortable chair with a hot drink, after officially reaching Cape Horn in his row boat Akros late yesterday.
Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has officially completed his journey across the Southern Pacific Ocean from Port Chalmers to Cape Horn, Chile in the row boat Akros.
Dunedin principals are calling for the Government to make urgent changes to the guidelines for restraint of school pupils, as the number of staff being assaulted continues to rise across NZ.
The Stafford children never thought of themselves as being regal. But Charlotte, Harry, George and Archie are starting to think they must be.