Dunedin police have slammed the actions of a group of patched gang members who rode their motorcycles the wrong way up Cumberland St last night.
The Rodeo Cowboys Association says it will launch a review after a bull climbed through a fence and rampaged through the crowd at the Outram Rodeo on Waitangi Day.
A Wanaka couple have given new meaning to the term helicopter parents.
A bull bashing its way through a fence and narrowly missing several spectators threatened to turn the Taieri Plain into Pamplona at the Outram Rodeo yesterday.
The community has rallied around the widow and young daughter of a Dunedin cricketer who died suddenly during a match, raising enough money to return his body to India for burial.
Firefighters are battling a blaze at a home engulfed in flames in Oamaru this evening.
Water was cut to scores of homes in Dunedin yesterday after a main was severed by workmen installing a new power cable.
Southern police have begun deploying drones to crime scenes, but a civil liberties advocate has raised concerns over their use as a surveillance tool.
Two helicopters battling a large blaze near Omarama this afternoon were grounded after a drone was seen nearby.
A Dunedin cricketer who died suddenly during a game at the weekend has been remembered as a fine club player, dedicated employee and devoted family man who died doing what he loved.
Enjoying the pristine new ice surface at the Dunedin Ice Stadium’s reopening party on Saturday are (from left) Regan Wilson, Will Calvert (7), Mat Enright, son Beau Enright (4), Benji...
A man suffered serious injuries in a carting accident at Cardrona on Saturday, one of two people injured at the ski area that day.
About 150 runners and walkers raised between $4000 and $5000 towards Mosgiel’s much-anticipated new pool at the Run the Runway at Dunedin Airport yesterday.
Southern police are stepping operations up a gear to ensure thousands of tourists converging on the region over Chinese New Year are up to speed with the road rules.
A tramper with moderate injuries has been airlifted from Mt Aspiring National Park.
A man has suffered serious injuries in a carting accident at Cardrona, one of two people hurt at the ski area on Saturday.
More than half of inmates at the Otago Corrections Facility are double bunked, new figures reveal.
A thief targeting gardening gear and gnomes is at large in Mosgiel.
A man wielding a sawn-off shotgun in Corstorphine, a high-speed pursuit in Kaikorai Valley and a steady stream of domestic violence kept Dunedin police busy on Thursday night.
A firefighter has praised the quick-thinking actions of a Summerland truck driver who was able to safely pull over as his trailers were being engulfed in flames north of Oamaru.