A ''dirty'' burglar is on the loose and police are concerned about his intentions.
The future of the Hyde St keg party appears safe despite a handful of drunken incidents marring the annual scarfie drinking session.
Convicted fraudster Michael Swann has left a job given to him by a supporter on his release from prison.
Justice will prevail if you decide to mess with the University of Otago proctorial team.
Builders are set to take centre stage at Dunedin's Globe Theatre after $500,000 was raised to start repair work.
Dunedin North Intermediate pupils (from left) Isabel McMillan, Charis Bell and Sophie Bradfield (all 11) concentrate on a question during the Otago Regional Kids' Lit Quiz at the school this week.
''To me, it's an adventure,'' Ray Grubb said, almost tentatively.
Huntsman Stuart Sharp sounds his horn as he leads the hounds during the Otago Hunt at Gladford Station, near Clarks Junction, yesterday.
Prescribing of the opioid oxycodone has reduced by ''at least'' 50% in the past year at the two main southern hospitals, southern district medicines management committee chairman Dr Paul Tomlinson says.
Rather than being immersed in homework after school, about a dozen Columba College pupils were up to their necks in pens, paper, brochures and other items yesterday.
Black Caps captain Brendon McCullum got a text about midnight on Tuesday from the heart of South Dunedin.
After nearly a day of the Crown closing Mark Lundy's lawyers today hit back at a prosecution case they said lacked "integrity".
A second poll has NZ First leader Winston Peters with a commanding lead in the Northland byelection just a day out from polling day.
A Wairarapa man has been jailed for more than four years for historical sex offences against two girls.
The family of a missing Dutch tourist is travelling out from Holland as the search for him continues.
Auckland Mayor Len Brown today walked out of a council meeting following a stoush with councillor Cathy Casey over port expansion.
Otago rock lobster fishermen are expecting a significant boost from crayfish limits which are set to rise almost 50% in the South.
Richard III, the last English king to die in battle and the country's most maligned monarch, will be re-buried three years after his remains were found under a car park.
Sunjay Ganda sounds like one of those all round nice guys.
A painting that symbolises the pain and tragedy of the failed World War 1 Gallipoli campaign was sold yesterday to an undisclosed bidder.