The total bill for two Auckland finance consultants working at Southern District Health Board topped $1.1 million, new figures show.
A bus driver fresh from Christchurch had a sharp lesson in Buccleugh St bends yesterday, when his vehicle became wedged on the Northeast Valley street.
Ravensdown engineer Will Layland (left) and friend Jed Denton move a pipe into place near the Ravensdown fertiliser plant in Ravensbourne yesterday.
Dunedin's Octagon taxi rank is set for a trial move from the upper Octagon to the central carriageway from tonight, following concerns over violence and disorder.
The number of University of Otago lectures downloaded by students is set to reach 1.2million by the end of the year, the university says.
A Sydney home has been raided as part of a police investigation into terrorism financing.
The term "special needs" education is likely to be scrapped because of concerns it singles out students.
Police fabricated a traffic incident so they could arrest and question Quinton Winders about the death of stop-go worker George Taiaroa, his lawyer has claimed.
The woman who died after being hit while trying to warn motorists about an accident on State Highway 1 has been named as Medelina Muir.
A Government inquiry into the Havelock North gastro outbreak will consider improvements to water supply management across New Zealand.
A bus driver's spontaneous detour has come to a unplanned halt at a hairpin turn in Dunedin's Northeast Valley.
A Timaru meat worker convicted of beating his wife as she held their baby daughter will be deported.
Control of more than a million dollar in assets, including a whole forestry block, has been seized from a senior member of the Maketu Mongrel Mob.
A warm respite from the the cold snap earlier this month is in store as parts of the country experience subtropical weather.
A former teacher found guilty of physically assaulting a student has been banned from the profession over concerns he could strike again.
A person has died in a forestry incident this morning in rural Hawke's Bay.
A handcuffed prisoner is on the run after he bolted during treatment at Hawke's Bay District Hospital's emergency department.
A 22-year-old man is in a critical condition after he was repeatedly stabbed in a violent attack in South Auckland.
A 15-year-old with a plastic gun sparked an armed police call-out in Hamilton.
A child-sex offender will be moved from a neighbourhood after an outcry from nearby residents.