The pedestrian critically injured when she was hit by a vehicle in Dunedin at the weekend has died.
Police are investigating after a series of small suspicious fires were lit in Woodhaugh Gardens this afternoon.
The cruise ships Dawn Princess and Insignia were due to arrive in Port Chalmers this morning.
Hundreds of people enjoyed the inaugural South Dunedin Busking Festival at the weekend.
A chicane designed to make a Dunedin road safer is causing crashes, a concerned resident claims.
Enjoying a refreshing drink on the last day of the Night Noodle Markets at Kensington Oval, Dunedin, yesterday afternoon is student Nishi Prasad (20), of Christchurch. Organisers estimated more than 40,000 people attended the market.
Grease was the word at the Otago Southland Theatre Awards.
Volunteer firefighter Lisa Saldivar-Urban, of Mosgiel, carries a dummy victim in the Firefighter Combat Challenge for the Otago and Southland region on Saturday.
A union staged a protest outside New World Centre City in Dunedin on Saturday to highlight a claimed wage gap between North Island and South Island Foodstuffs workers.
Two people were rescued off the Otago coast on Saturday morning when their boat ran into trouble.
Noise control officers once again had a "very busy" O Week with more than 100 excessive noise notices issued.
A group of Waitati residents hope a boardwalk on Department of Conservation scenic reserve land will coax young people away from computers and into nature.
Strong public interest in Steve Irwin’s Southern Ocean whale fight has delivered a boost to its crew during its Dunedin stopover, Sea Shepherd says.
Dunedin-raised snowboarding guide Sam Kerr, who died after being swept away by an avalanche in Japan, is being remembered as a caring man with infectious energy.
Several wheelie bins of rubbish were collected from Dunedin sand dunes yesterday in a bid for healthier seas.
Shannya McRae (12), of Mosgiel, pokes her head out of a water roller at the Party in the Park at Memorial Park, Mosgiel, yesterday.
A New Zealand ski guide who grew up in Dunedin has died after being swept away by an avalanche in Japan.
The restoration of Arthur Burns' grave in the Southern Cemetery has been a labour of love for an Emeritus Professor.
Dunedin second-hand stores have been inundated with students buying costumes for Orientation Week parties.
The popular Selwyn White Memorial Handicap tennis tournament will be held at Taieri Tennis Club, this morning.