What drives a person to launch a frenzied knife attack on a miniature horse?
Detectives have visited the Waitati paddock where miniature horse Star was stabbed 41 times by an assailant who remains at large.
It was chilly in Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium last night, but that did not deter thousands of students who turned out to celebrate the start of the tertiary year at the popular toga party.
Thousands of sheet-wearing students have turned out to celebrate the start of the tertiary year at the popular toga party in Dunedin.
Police have confirmed they are investigating a homicide after a body was found in a rural area north of Dunedin.
A Dunedin woman has been interviewed by BBC World News about New Zealand's threatened and unpopular red-billed seagulls.
An Albert Town resident is bringing the joy of dance to the Lakes District.
Rugby players around the south are starting to dust off the cobwebs in preparation for the upcoming season.
Get your daily dose of local news with the full The South Today bulletin for Wednesday, February 20.
Today might be the last time we see Ross Taylor out in the middle at the University of Otago Oval.
Dunedin resident Sophie Barker yesterday appealed to an international audience through BBC World News for people to better appreciate New Zealand's threatened and unpopular red-billed seagulls.
Police say they are following positive lines of inquiry in the case of a miniature horse from Waitati who died following a vicious and prolonged stabbing attack.
With a series win over Bangladesh in the bag, changes are expected for the Black Caps in Dunedin as they play their final ODI before the World Cup.
Get your daily dose of local news with the full The South Today bulletin for Tuesday, February 19.
Dunedin police have appealed to the public for help after a miniature horse was stabbed 41 times in a "horrific attack" in Waitati and later died.
A criminologist says the 11-year-old boy who stole a car in Dunedin, crashed and rolled it before fleeing the scene requires urgent intervention to stop him becoming a career criminal.
Moving to a new city is never easy, but the things that make you most nervous about leaving home are also the ones that should excite you the most - that is one of the messages Otago University...
About 200 people gathered at Kakanui yesterday and around 30 surfers did a paddle-out to remember two men who were swept to their deaths last week.
Draco Kinley is about to go home - which is a very big step for a child who has lived in the children's ward at Dunedin Hospital his whole life.
A couple of rare pieces of Southland's rail history have a new home in Dunedin.