A man undertaking a Great New Zealand Walk of Hope has abandoned his quest.
Police are investigating the brutal assault of a man "kicked in the face several times'' in Dunedin.
Thieves with a sweet tooth have stolen confectionery - K Bars and small chocolate miniatures - as well as a cash register from a Ravensbourne commercial premises.
Dunedin's wasps have struck again, resulting in a school camp being called off and leaving some children ‘‘traumatised''.
Two young girls have been left upset and scared after being approached by strangers in South Dunedin.
Thieves with a sweet tooth have stolen K-bars and "small chocolate miniatures" as well as a cash register from a Ravensbourne commercial premises.
Police have seized 800 cannabis plants in Otago and Southland with an estimated street value of $700,000, more than double that of last year.
Police have praised those who attended yesterday's Hyde St keg party, saying they were "generally pleased with crowd behaviour".
A Dunedin man has been arrested and charged with dangerous driving after a police pursuit in the suburb of Corstorphine.
A Dunedin school principal critically injured in a cycling crash has had a Givealittle page set up to support the family.
A Southland driver had a lucky escape when the caravan they were towing went up in flames earlier today.
A 'possible explosive device' whose discovery led to the blocking of a Dunedin wharf today has turned out to be a grenade-shaped container.
Four teenagers were arrested after a joyride to Christchurch and back in a stolen car ended with a crash in Mosgiel yesterday.
An 8-year-old boy caught in a rip survived the ordeal thanks to the actions of his mother and a friend.
Happy birthday, happy birthday, happy birthday. That is three cheers for three generations of one family celebrating their birthday today.
Police and a St John ambulance attended a minor crash at the intersection of Gt King and Duke Sts in North Dunedin this afternoon.