Former All Black hooker Andrew Hore may come out of retirement and play one last game for Otago on Friday.
Worldwide populations of mammals, birds, fish, amphibians and reptiles have plunged by almost 60% since 1970 as human activities overwhelm the environment, the WWF conservation group said.
A whitebaiter in his 70s has been taken to Dunedin Hospital with serious injuries after falling into the Taieri River at Henley, south of Dunedin, this morning.
Duco has approached the Government asking for funding to help them stage Joseph Parker’s World Championship boxing match in New Zealand.
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) said it was disappointed with what it found after inspecting six Castle St student flats as part of a crackdown on rental homes across the...
A Dunedin woman has denied acting as a party to a man being unlawfully supplied with morphine.
Neighbours of a 66-year-old man found dead at a Brockville house say he was a hardworking man who always seemed to have a smile on his face.
Meet your new Prime Minister: Paula Bennett. Acting Prime Minister, that is.
Police say reports of a three-month old child being kidnapped in Hamilton are false.
Genes taken from archived blood samples show the US AIDS epidemic started in New York in the early 1970s, definitively debunking the long-held belief that the virus was spread in the early 1980s by a flight attendant who became vilified as "Patient Zero" for seeding the US outbreak.
A series of strong earthquakes hit central Italy, striking fear among residents still rattled by a deadly tremor in August, but there were no reports of casualties.
A water ride that killed four people at an Australian amusement park in one of the world's deadliest theme park accidents had completed an annual safety inspection less than a month ago, the park's owner said.
Family of the New Zealand woman killed in an accident at the theme park Dreamworld have rushed to the Gold Coast to support her grieving husband and two young children.
Kiwi Tiffany & Co fans will be greeted by both familiar and unique sights when they enter the iconic jewellers' New Zealand flagship today.
Police are investigating the theft of an arsenal of weapons from a Dunedin home.
A detailed map showing the location of every dangerously compromised power pole in Dunedin reveals just how worried residents should be about the risk of death or injury.
A 47-year-old man will appear in the Dunedin District Court today charged with the murder of a man at a house in the city.
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The Otago Daily Times has been leaked a detailed map showing the location of dangerous power poles in Dunedin.
Back to detailed map of dangerous polesMap shows city's problem poles