A Dunedin mother says she will be forever grateful to the Port Chalmers volunteer firefighters who cared for her son after he fell face-first into a glass cabinet.
A Dunedin rest-home whose residents have been delighted by the arrival of three roosters is now appealing for a permanent abode for the ''gorgeous'' big birds.
An Aramoana crib-owner has taken the fight against erosion into his own hands, drawing the ire of a local trust but the qualified support of the Department of Conservation.
A mum and her two children were lucky to avoid plunging into Otago Harbour yesterday after a crash left their vehicle perched on the edge of Portobello Rd.
An Otago aviator is elated to have become the youngest person in the country to hold the top qualification for flight instructors.
An Australian teenager suffered a spinal injury in an accident following a jump at a skifield near Queenstown on Friday.
Serving and former staff at a Dunedin veterans' rest-home say concerns were repeatedly raised about a former nurse manager several months before an audit uncovered a slew of shortfalls.
An eruption of gang violence in central Dunedin has resulted in five arrests, and a security guard was filmed kicking a man as he lay on the road.
The security company whose guard was caught on camera kicking a man as he lay on the road during a brawl in central Dunedin says the guard's actions were unacceptable and he will be disciplined.
Dunedin mayoral candidate Aaron Hawkins nailed his colours to the mast at the Green Dunedin campaign launch last night, unveiling a million-dollar nature fund proposal, promising cheaper public...
The Army will dispose of an unstable chemical in South Dunedin tomorrow morning by blowing it up, requiring the evacuation of a large number of properties.
Firefighters and a hazmat command vehicle have descended on a South Dunedin building after an incident involving a "highly toxic" chemical.
A veteran Dunedin chimney sweep has shared his tip for avoiding dodgy wet wood this winter.
A fire investigator says swept chimneys are safe chimneys and has sounded the alarm about dangerous disposal of ashes.
The Department of Corrections has dismissed claims by a dozen inmates at the Otago Corrections Facility about allegedly lewd conduct by an officer during rub-down searches.
When is a bike not a bike?
A young mother has described the moment she and her children ran from their burning home in Dunedin.
Three man are facing charges after a person was seriously hurt in central Dunedin at the weekend, police say.
Dunedin police failed to conduct sufficient checks on a man in their cells who attempted to harm himself, an internal review has found.
A witness has described the moment a car smashed into the back of another car stopped at the crossing, shunting that car into the 87-year-old man.