Desire Purnell was driving to see a doctor to confirm a surprise pregnancy when she saw the oncoming car.
Dunedin police say drivers in yesterday's crash on the Southern Motorway were lucky to escape serious injury.
Global inequality and the rise of authoritarian states pose the greatest threat in 2019, Professor Robert Patman warns.
NZ has sweltered in days of hot weather this week and now some can say they've experienced an official heatwave. But a cool, windy change is on its way for the South.
Fog may have created minor delays in Port Otago's shipping schedule yesterday, but it also created a major spectacle for those on the ''top side''.
Several drivers were lucky to escape serious injury when a truck crashed into a two vehicles before rolling on Dunedin's Southern Motorway yesterday.
The end is finally in sight for developers behind the $20million Frankton marina - almost a decade after planning began.
Sheep numbers were down, but there was keen interest among bidders at the Hawarden Ewe Fair last Friday.
About a dozen staff from the Telford agricultural institute in Balclutha took part in a working bee at the Balclutha Community Garden yesterday.
The end is finally in sight for developers behind the $20 million Frankton marina - almost a decade after planning began.
''You could call us the living dead - we feel dead inside, we don't know what we're going to do, but we're alive.''
The temperature of the resident doctors contract dispute rose yesterday, as doctors walked off the job for a second time.