A St Clair man says he was told to head down to a garden centre after he repeatedly asked the Dunedin City Council to replace a roadside tree near his home.
Dunedin's Southern Motorway was briefly blocked yesterday when at least two calves fell from a cattle truck in the northbound lane near Fairfield.
Two Australian veterans who marched at yesterday’s dawn service at the Dunedin Cenotaph served as a reminder of the transtasman bond which underpins Anzac Day.
They turned out in their hundreds and in their thousands around Otago yesterday.
The Southern Motorway was briefly blocked today when at least two calves fell from a cattle truck on the northbound lane near Fairfield.
Thousands of people have attended the Anzac Day dawn service in Dunedin to remember those who fought and died in World War 1 and in conflicts since.
A police investigation into a spate of graffiti attacks referencing Dunedin band Coyote has entered its third week, but the band says they have not been approached by officers.
More than a third of Otago tenants have chronic issues with mould in their homes, according to a recent study by Consumer NZ.
The Southern DHB is investigating after a fire in a Dunedin Hospital seminar room last night.
A young woman has been taken to hospital after crashing her car into a power pole in Green Island this morning.
Pilots are calling for compulsory drone registration after dozens of complaints about remotely piloted aircraft in Otago yielded only a single warning letter from the Civil Aviation Authority.
A Dunedin burglar got one of his five-plus-a-day on the wrong side of the law last night.
Dunedin's rental market is in crisis as prospective tenants struggle to secure a home from a shrinking pool of increasingly expensive properties.
Police have yet to track down the alleged offenders caught on camera throwing rubbish from their car, swearing at another motorist and driving dangerously in Dunedin nearly two months ago.
Six burglaries or break-ins have been reported in Dunedin and three locations elsewhere in Otago this week.
A crew was called to a car on fire in the Dunedin suburb of Maryhill yesterday evening.
Arborists began felling a large elm tree at the Dunedin Botanic Garden yesterday after it sustained terminal damage in wild weather at the weekend.
The cause of a blaze which engulfed a home on a farm on the Otago Peninsula last Friday has yet to be determined, but a fire investigator says there is "no reason to believe it is suspicious".
A review of the circumstances surrounding the disappearance last October of a Wakari Hospital patient is still not complete.
A Dunedin bus driver has been sacked after complaints emerged about his allegedly lewd behaviour on the Port Chalmers route.