Mosgiel police are appealing for sightings of a man in a dark grey van after an incident involving a 15-year-old girl in Brighton.
Dunedin police have charged a 21-year-old man for supplying booze to two underage teenage girls he met through social media.
The backers of a plan for a wind farm near Blueskin Bay are now arguing for one turbine, not three, on Porteous Hill north of Dunedin.
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull says he would consider a rates rise of more than 3% next year, if the community signals it supports more spending.
A man was taken to Dunedin Hospital after being bitten by a dog last night.
Protesters of the two and four-legged kind gathered at the DCC yesterday, before a 1080 drop that will cover more than 8000ha of Dunedin land.
A mother who lost her Dunedin son to suicide is sick of seeing history repeat itself.
A Fulton Hogan employee was injured when the "sucker truck'' he was driving rolled on State Highway 1, between Waihola and Milton, yesterday.
While Team New Zealand and Oracle Team USA battled it out in Bermuda, a Dunedin teenager was completing the race of her life in the same waters.
Animation Research Ltd chief executive Ian Taylor says he is not involved in a "highly secret'' Dunedin project.
The rifle used to kill five members of the Bain family is being returned to David Bain's advocate Joe Karam, 23 years after the murders.
Too little data is being gathered in the Antarctic about potentially catastrophic effects of climate change, but NZ is taking a leading role in the work that is being done, a researcher says.
Kavanagh College has warned parents about a viral social media trend in which children cause themselves to fall unconscious, as rumours swirl about pupils engaging in the dangerous practice.
A pop-up performance of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night delighted audiences at the University of Otago on Monday.
A man with an "extensive and awful history'' of criminality ransacked two Dunedin houses during a long weekend and stole more than 200 items worth at least $50,000.
The Southern DHB has launched an investigation after an Otago Polytechnic lecturer discovered panels from medical equipment at a Dunedin rubbish dump.
Police are searching for several people involved in a central- city brawl which culminated in a man being knocked unconscious and taken to hospital.
The Dunedin man who died in a plane crash near Middlemarch on Sunday has been named.
Dunedin's new Cobb & Co restaurant is set to include nine gambling machines, a move the Problem Gambling Foundation calls "absolutely appalling''.
Tributes have flowed for the Karitane woman who died in a two-car crash near the coastal Otago settlement last Friday.