A knife-wielding man got the fright of his life when he entered the St Kilda dairy on Monday afternoon.
If you were in the vicinity of Dunedin's First Church on Saturday you may have been treated to a rare sound.
Dunedin's Blueskin Resilient Communities Trust has almost completed building a "climate-safe" house as an example of how to face the future.
After a daring escape, and a quick swim in the Otago Harbour, one adventurous pet turtle has finally made it home.
A "cavalier" landlord who took a photo of his tenant lying in bed - without her knowledge - has been ordered by the Tenancy Tribunal to pay up.
Three incidents in Dunedin have prompted St John to remind students and the public that damage and abuse of its vehicles, patients and staff is not acceptable and action will be taken.
Australia's New South Wales state said says it will ease water restrictions after a deluge of rains filled dams across the country's east coast to their highest levels in more than two years.
A Wellington woman who was reported missing has been found. Karina Bradnam, 29, was reported missing on Saturday evening. She was last seen on Thursday wearing jeans and a T-shirt. She has called her...
A man has been charged with murder over the death of a five-year-old boy in Rotorua earlier this month.
Ford Motor will commit $500 million to the Australian market in 2020 and is likely to hire more staff as global automotive giant General Motors prepares to quit by the end of the year.
Hundreds of rentable e-bikes will start to hit the streets of Auckland tomorrow, as part of a rollout by Uber.
Sir Elton John fans who attended Sunday's Auckland show cut short after the superstar became ill could be entitled to partial refunds, Consumer NZ says.
Amazon chief executive officer Jeff Bezos says he will commit $15 billion to fund scientists, activists, nonprofits and other groups fighting to protect the environment and counter the effects of climate change.
Police say the death of Sophia Crestani is having an impact on the way students in Dunedin are partying.
The Serious Fraud Office has begun an investigation in relation to the New Zealand First Foundation, a spokesman has confirmed.
Five young black-billed gulls believed to have been stoned to death were found near a Canterbury river on Monday afternoon.
Putting more masterpieces in Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel to join his ceiling frescoes and Last Judgement wall might seem as superfluous as adding more diamonds to the Crown Jewels.