A Dunedin man who spent the winter living in his car has found a fixed abode and is on track to secure a job.
A Dunedin pool is closed for a week after a piece of the ventilation system fell on to a walkway, in what the manager called a "near miss".
Record prices could be sparking an upsurge in fuel thefts.
A Dunedin business owner says he is devastated but not surprised after the announcement of another delay in completing the city's bus hub.
A man was arrested last night after an alleged attempted drive-by shooting of a St Kilda cat.
Tributes are flowing for Wanaka pilot Nick Wallis and the two Department of Conservation staff killed in a helicopter crash near Wanaka Airport this morning.
A rescue helicopter legend has thanked the Te Anau community for helping retain the town's air ambulance base.
Wild winds on Tuesday night knocked out power to hundreds of Dunedin residents and left trees blocking a road.
All existing rescue helicopter bases in the South will continue operating under a new air ambulance agreement, it has been announced today.
Gusts reached up to 117kmh as a wild and windy night in Dunedin knocked out power to more than 650 customers and left trees blocking a road.
Dunedin police are investigating after a crashed car was abandoned in Mornington this morning.
The Chinese businessman who Jami-Lee Ross alleges provided a donation of $100,000 to Simon Bridges has been approached by the Southland district mayor as a potential business adviser.
The Chinese businessman who MP Jami-Lee Ross alleges gave donations of $100,000 to National's Simon Bridges has been approached by the Southland District Mayor as a potential adviser.
A daytime burglar relieved a Dunedin caravan of some speakers yesterday.
A van crashed into a traffic light in Mosgiel shortly before dawn this morning, leaving the pole at a 45 degree angle to the ground.
A fire in a Dunedin rental property with no working smoke alarms has sparked a national investigation.
A Dunedin man who spent winter living in his car has received several offers of accommodation.
Another Dunedin whitebaiter ticketed for freedom camping says the rules are "pathetic''.
Two people have died in a serious crash between a truck and a car near Ashburton.
The burglary of a Bongo van and a vandal who smashed the windscreen of an upmarket four-wheel-drive were among the property crimes reported to Dunedin police over the weekend.