Two prisoners appearing in the Dunedin District Court yesterday morning allegedly assaulted their co-accused, leaving him with serious injuries.
A Dunedin student whose flat had been burgled twice in the past seven days called police yesterday about a man sent to mow the lawns.
A man who crashed his vehicle into Otago Harbour tried to paddle his floating four-wheel-drive to safety using a construction hard hat yesterday morning.
A truck with a load of fruit and vegetables crashed, blocking State Highway 1 for a time in North Otago earlier today.
Two prisoners appearing in the Dunedin District Court this morning assaulted their co-accused, leaving him with serious injuries.
A woman seeking contact from the people who received organs from her boyfriend after his death in a car accident two years ago says she has found at least one of the recipients.
The Prime Minister of Samoa braved a brisk Dunedin evening for the Southern launch of his 2017 memoir at the University of Otago yesterday.
The region looks set to get a small reprieve from the snowy, wintry conditions of yesterday as most places in Otago experience cloudy skies and fine spells.
Four fire crews have contained a blaze which swept through an Invercargill house and left a teenage boy in hospital this afternoon.
A car rolled on to its roof after side-swiping a parked vehicle in a 50kmh area of State Highway 1 in central Dunedin yesterday.
Police are generally happy with behaviour on Otago roads over the long weekend, but concerns remain about the number of drunk and speeding drivers.
Police have closed an investigation into the second alleged attack on a Dunedin salmon hatchery this year, citing a lack of forensic evidence.
An icy stretch of highway near Balclutha resulted in two crashes in the early hours of this morning.
A woman who attended a consultation at a Dunedin gym after seeing an ad for its "free" six-week fitness challenge was shocked to learn it required a $500 deposit, redeemable only if she shed 11kg.
Bunnings has stopped selling a panel heater and the supplier has issued a recall after it malfunctioned, cracked and singed the wall of a Dunedin woman’s home.
Three Otago civilians dared to walk in off the street and attempt to join the NZ Special Air Service (SAS), but none have yet won a place in the army’s elite combat unit.
A group of South Dunedin residents are fighting for their New Zealand Post and Kiwibank branch.
A blanket of frost descended on Dunedin yesterday morning, and four car drivers lost control and crashed on Otago roads before noon.
Police are treating the death of a man found on Brighton Beach as unexplained, but do not believe he died in suspicious circumstances.
Police are treating the death of a man found face down in the sand on Brighton Beach as unexplained but do not believe he died in suspicious circumstances.