An elderly driver and her dog escaped injury when she lost control of her car which came to rest on another vehicle in Mosgiel yesterday morning.
Police have once more descended on a Dunedin beach after a report of a naked man performing a lewd act.
A house fire that crews initially struggled to douse as it was engulfed by flames in North Otago this morning is now out.
A Dunedin arms control advocate is calling for a gun amnesty, as new figures reveal the South has among the highest rates of military-style semi-automatic weapon ownership in the country.
Wild weather in the South last year resulted in dozens of claims flooding in to the Earthquake Commission (EQC).
Emergency services could not locate two buses which reportedly slid off the road after a diesel spill on a highway in Fiordland this morning.
A Dunedin cyclist says it is a miracle no-one was killed or injured when a motorist crossed the centre line and allegedly drove at a group of riders on the Taieri Plain.
Lime scooters have taken Dunedin by storm, but one day after rolling into town they are already generating police complaints and raising the hackles of some pedestrians.
A laid-off Cadbury worker hopes one of the last boxes of a cult classic chocolate produced at the closed Dunedin factory will help heal the mental health wounds of redundancy.
Hundreds of residents have reported an earthquake in Queenstown tonight.
An Israeli man injured in a crash in North Otago last week remains in hospital in a critical condition.
A man critically injured in a head-on crash on the Otago Peninsula this week has survived surgery and is in a stable condition in hospital.
A woman who sustained serious injuries in a fall at a Dunedin beach this week has died.
Reports of the launch of Lime Scooters this morning in Dunedin were premature, but they could be set to roll out in the city tomorrow.
A large pine tree has fallen the wrong way while being cut down near a pensioner's Dunedin home yesterday morning, smashing into the roof of his garage and sending timber beams through the roof of his Holden Captiva.
A dispute over a rental trailer in Dunedin has sparked an official inquiry into the practice of re-registering old trailers as new vehicles entitled to a warrant of fitness for three years.
A woman has serious injuries after falling down a sea wall at a Dunedin beach last night.
A man has received bail after allegedly stealing an archery sight from a Dunedin outdoors equipment shop, threatening staff and fleeing on foot yesterday afternoon.
Portobello Rd in Dunedin has reopened, hours after a crash injuring two people, one critically.
A man has been caught by police after allegedly stealing from a Dunedin Hunting and Fishing store before fleeing on foot this afternoon.