Worksafe is yet to decide whether it will prosecute Aurora Energy over the state of its power poles.
Replacing pipes on a small Dunedin street partially built on an old rubbish dump is costing the city close to $500,000.
The trust proposing a wind farm near Blueskin Bay says it does not plan to re-erect a 30m pole with data collection equipment toppled in an act of vandalism recently.
The company behind Ed Sheeran's New Zealand tour said security measures are reviewed every time an artist holds a show.
A Kiwi daredevil tonight begins his world record attempt for the most bungy jumps in 24 hours.
Tickets to Ed Sheeran's two Dunedin shows have all but sold out, promoter Brent Eccles, of Frontier Touring says.
A host of acclaimed Kiwi entertainers will provide pre-match and half-time entertainment during the British and Irish Lions tour.
A large fire has broken out at a honey shed in North Canterbury.
Police Minister Paula Bennett says anybody thinking about trying methamphetamine because marijuana is harder to get should think again.
Prime Minister Bill English has made his strongest attacks on Labour's housing policy yet.
The trial of a doctor accused of drugging and sexually assaulting patients continues.
One person has died following a crash on the Southern motorway near Mosgiel, police have confirmed.
A man shot by police officers after he allegedly pointed an imitation gun at them has been denied bail for a third time.
Some offenders will be fitted with anklets that can detect alcohol consumption in sweat.
Two teenage girls armed with tomahawks have robbed a Kerikeri liquor store for cash and spirits.
More than 500 people have turned out for the funeral of a Wellington teenager who died after a club rugby game earlier this month.
A Bay of Plenty grandmother has been found guilty of the manslaughter of her eight-month-old grandson, who died in a hot car while she smoked drugs.
Police say an Israeli tourist rescued from a mountain near Raglan is lucky she didn't get hypothermia.
The Pennsylvania jury that will decide comedian Bill Cosby's fate at his sexual assault trial next month has its first five members.
Police have confirmed a suicide bomber is behind the explosion at an Ariana Grande concert, killing at least 22 people.