A woman police say was almost six times over the legal alcohol limit was caught driving in Dunedin last night.
Emergency services were called to a crash involving two cars in the North Dunedin suburb of Pine Hill this morning.
A man who killed a Dunedin teenager and dumped her body in a stream needs a gradual release into the community, a psychologist says.
Olympic snowboarder Zoi Sadowski-Synnott and Paralympic skiers Adam Hall and Corey Peters showed off their medals when visiting Taieri College to talk to pupils yesterday.
Police are continuing their inquiries after reports of a person with a firearm sparked a search in South Dunedin last night.
The owner of a building which was severely damaged in a fire regularly burned items containing "negative energy", but claimed a local churchgoer deliberately started the blaze.
While environmental protection organisations welcome the Govt's introduction of cameras on commercial inshore fishing vessels, Port Chalmers fishermen aren't convinced it's viable.
The Government is spending more than $1 million a year to keep a handful of the country’s most dangerous offenders in a special facility post-imprisonment.
Police and the armed offenders squad responded to reports of a person with a firearm in South Dunedin this evening.
The Otago Regional Council has abandoned plans to ask Otago residents whether they want a change to how councillors are elected.
Qualified firefighter Liam McCall stands in front of a house in Concord, Dunedin, which will be burned in a controlled manner to give firefighters from Dunedin and Southland training.
A Dunedin MP whose son was forced to cover up a culturally significant tattoo has helped push through new uniform guidelines she hopes will stop the situation happening again.
A Dunedin hospice nurse who had her car broken into, allegedly by a 12-year-old boy on an eight-car stealing spree, says she feels sad for the young offender.