Police say a valuable Charles Goldie painting stolen from an elderly Mosgiel couple's home may have been taken between February and July while the house was for sale.
What's orange, lives in trees, and may have a better chance of dodging extinction thanks to a television series made by a Dunedin-based documentary production company?
It was a sentimental journey for some and holiday entertainment for others - but the overwhelming response from those on the Dunedin Suburban Rail Revival excursions yesterday was "bring back rail".
Organisers of rail excursions to and from Dunedin today hope they will promote suburban rail as a transport option for Dunedin commuters.
Life without chocolate would have many people climbing the walls, but Graham Norrish's love of confectionery and a challenge prompted him to do just that yesterday.
The Ministry of Transport is suggesting further restrictions which could send a loud and clear message to motorists using noisy modified exhausts and "blow-off" turbo valves.
The organisation behind truck protests which gridlocked inner-city areas around New Zealand in July is welcoming an announcement by Government this week of board members who will review controversial increases to road user charges.
Catching a school bus can be time consuming and "a hassle", but for pupils with no access to Ministry of Education funded services it can also be costly - ask the Anderson brothers.
Police and community members are appealing for information that may help identify joyriders who caused extensive damage at Brighton Recreational Domain early yesterday.
Two year 13 pupils had the opportunity to parlez-vous for prizes during the recent national final of the 2008 Alliance Francaise de Dunedin French speech competition in Dunedin.
Never mind the hour glass, time and tide are causing sand at two Otago Peninsula beaches to slip away - and community members to take action.
Otago Girls High School pupils stood up for their rights when they took to the school's playing field yesterday.
A new Taieri Gorge Railway carriage at will be on display at the Dunedin Railway Station this morning.
The word "caring" has several layers of meaning for Bill and Iris Watts, who will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary today.
Rail enthusiasts will be able to step back in time next week when steam train excursions run between Dunedin and Sawyers Bay.
Carriages owned by a Dunedin-based rail excursion company were again targeted by vandals at the weekend.
A mad scramble for toys at a Dunedin retail outlet yesterday may mean Christmas comes early for three Balclutha children.
The bizarre world of "Wacko Jacko" has taken another twist. Michael Jackson has taken the work of 18th-century Scottish poet Robert Burns and set it to music, but the result is unlikely to be a thriller for fans.