A man returned to a party in Dunedin and continued drinking for 40 minutes after his friend either jumped or was pushed into Otago Harbour at the weekend, police say.
A Dunedin Muslim woman who has faced racist abuse since arriving in New Zealand has called on people to stop making assumptions and start getting to know people of the Islamic faith.
The Christchurch terror suspect told the landlord of the Dunedin flat he rented he would be leaving the flat in mid-March and did not need to renew the lease.
Islamophobic incidents in Dunedin dating from before the Christchurch terror attacks on Friday have come to light.
The Christchurch terror suspect bought four of his firearms online from Gun City, along with ammunition.
Muslims in Christchurch have continued to stun the city and the world with their patience and quiet dignity as dozens of graves are dug and they wait for authorities to release their dead.
Members of the Islamic community have arrived with shovels to dig graves for the dead, with the scale of work being done serving as a chilling reminder of the enormity of Friday's tragedy.
Southern police have granted firearms licences to more than 99% of applicants over the past five years, new figures reveal.
Muslims in Christchurch say they have been overwhelmed by support from the wider Islamic community and city residents.
A man who was inside a Christchurch mosque when it was attacked has been hailed as a hero for confronting the gunman, chasing him off and preventing more deaths.
Kiwi spy agencies issued dozens of intelligence warrants before the Christchurch terror attack, but have refused to be drawn on their level of activity in the South.
The owner of a nationwide gun store will front a press conference in Christchurch tomorrow morning.
Dunedin's Southern Motorway is now clear after a three-car crash near Green Island affected traffic for a time this afternoon.
A Dunedin man and his dog are back living in their fire-damaged home, which has holes in the walls and no power, following an unsolved arson two months ago.
Police have recovered the body of a Dunedin man who had been missing for two days.
Police have arrested a man nabbed by neighbours after prowling around St Kilda properties yesterday evening.
Police are calling for the public to report suspicious activity and take photos if possible after yet another naked man was seen performing a lewd act on St Clair beach.
A new wave of electric scooters may soon roll into Dunedin.
A lifestyle block owner whose controlled burn sparked a blaze in a gully near Dunedin yesterday has thanked firefighters and a helicopter pilot for their swift response in containing the fire.
A fire which burned out-of-control this afternoon before being contained by a helicopter with a monsoon bucket started as a small controlled burn on a lifestyle block near Taieri Mouth.