A drink-driver led police on a pursuit in Dunedin last night before taking a wrong turn into a dead end street.
Replacement accommodation has been found for a Syrian former refugee family a week after its home was gutted by fire.
Bus routes are being rejigged, and a temporary roundabout will be installed, to try to ease mounting traffic congestion around the Dundas St bridge in North Dunedin.
A man has been charged with murder and a woman stands accused as an accessory after the decomposed body of a man was discovered in a rural area north of Dunedin.
The Ministry of Health has been called in to help the Southern District Health Board develop a financial recovery plan, as its annual deficit soars towards $26million.
The Dunedin City Council is to dust off the case for a second weighbridge at the Green Island landfill, following fresh discussion about the cost of using the facility.
Dunedin is to follow in Auckland's footsteps and withdraw Lime e-scooters with immediate effect.
Shoppers and staff held down at least one shoplifter after someone pulled a knife on a worker at Centre City New World this afternoon, police say.
They might have been a bit unsure who all the adults were, but the children at Crackerjax Early Learning Centre in Green Island knew exactly what they were there for.
As the University of Otago celebrates 150 years, Jono Edwards revisits the sights and sounds of Orientations past.
Internal fire alarms repeatedly rang out as firefighters backed up by seven fire engines and other vehicles last night fought a fire at the Harraway and Sons plant in Green Island.
A man brandished a shotgun and aimed it at people who owed drug money while driving through South Dunedin, a court has head.
The Otago Regional Council is seeking more Ngai Tahu input on its decision-making, but the logistics are proving difficult.
Members of the public can have their say on the Dunedin City Council's latest spending plans from next month.
A fire has broken out at the Harraway & Sons building on Main South Rd in Green Island this evening.