Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson says "we must do better, and we must change" , after the recently released report on Cycling NZ following the death of Olivia Podmore.
Reports of suspicious activity in the Dunedin suburb of Burnside on Friday night led police uncovering meth pipes and live ammunition in a Dunedin property.
More than a third of cars on New Zealand roads will be electric or hybrid - and high-emitting vehicles banned - under a significant plan unveiled by the Government.
A man with nowhere to sleep got his wish and was taken into police custody on Saturday after his third visit.
A man has been taken to hospital in a moderate condition after his car and a truck collided on Dunedin's Southern Motorway.
Emergency services were called to deal with a compost fire at a commercial green-waste premises in Dunedin this morning.
A car veered off the road before crashing, ending up on its roof on rocks near Otago Harbour this morning.
Former members of Arise Church allege a naked pastor chased a churchgoer in Dunedin and that interns were mistreated on tour.
Celebrating the unveiling of one of six new skiffs in Kitchener St beside Otago Harbour in Dunedin at the weekend is Otago Rowing Club member Russell Garbutt.
Dunedin police are reminding people to pick swim spots carefully, after a young man got into trouble at Tunnel Beach in big swells.
Another chapter has been added to a family’s extraordinary tradition of academic achievement at the University of Otago.
An aviation expert is confident the Dunedin City Council can keep gulls away from its planned landfill south of the city.
Treaty of Waitangi workshops and marae-based hui with mana whenua will be included in an induction programme for Dunedin city councillors after this year’s election.
Young scientist Hope Le Gray (5), from Wyndham School, extracts DNA from a banana at Otago Museum on Saturday, assisted by museum staff member Rachel MacJeff.
Receiving a haircut from Hayley Gray as part of the Leukaemia and Blood Cancer New Zealand Shave for a Cure fundraiser at the Dunedin Farmers store on Saturday is Joyti Wing, of Mosgiel.