A good deed took a little longer than expected for Otago Yacht Club manager Barry Gibbs yesterday.
The number of prisoners flown south by Corrections on chartered flights increased more than fivefold over the previous two years.
A Dunedin dog which ripped apart a cat in a matter of minutes this week has been classified as menacing but remains with its owner.
Dunedin police are warning students to lock their doors after a man was seen repeatedly creeping into a student flat during the day.
A man tried to lure an young girl into a van in Kurow with the offer of puppies, police say.
Bloody paw prints and scattered fur were left on the pavement of a Dunedin street after a cat was torn apart by a dog described as a pit bull yesterday morning.
An alleged drunk driver was caught by police at a Dunedin bottle store after fleeing the scene of a crash on Monday evening.
One in four Southern police officers earn more than $100,000.
A runaway-truck ramp, traffic lights or an underpass are among options mooted for a notorious Dunedin intersection.
An alleged drunk driver was caught by police at a Dunedin bottle store after fleeing the scene of a crash yesterday evening.
A firefighter plucked a man from the roof of a central Dunedin building after a couch caught fire, filling the upper floors with acrid smoke.
Four people have been treated for smoke inhalation after a blaze in a central Dunedin building.
Two children weather a watery blast above the boiling seas at St Clair in Dunedin yesterday afternoon.
A surfer who reportedly disappeared from view as night fell at St Clair Beach sparked a police callout yesterday evening, but he turned up safe and well shortly after.
A woman has died in a quad bike crash on a farm in the Catlins this afternoon.
Searchers have so far failed to find any sign of whoever, or whatever, appeared to activate a flare off the coast south of Oamaru this evening.
Two firefighters inspect the scene of a crash between a logging truck and a car at the intersection of State Highway 1 and Great King St in Dunedin yesterday afternoon.
Dunedin's Northern Motorway has been reopened after it was blocked when a logging truck collided with a car near the Botanic Garden this afternoon
A witness has described the terrifying speed of a fire as it engulfed a farmhouse in Southland this morning.
Dunedin first-home buyers have described the trials and tribulations of striving to secure a slice of paradise in what has become an ultra-competitive property market.