The Otago Fish and Game Council’s Take a Kid Fishing day was a crowd-puller.
Amanda Young had been fretting about how she was going to be able to buy equipment for her team of special-needs powerlifters.
Two Dunedin racing clubs have won a reprieve after appealing a Dunedin City Council decision to decline rates relief because of connections to gambling.
New Zealand Paralympic silver medallist Holly Robinson (pictured, right) joins about 250 other people in the Dunedin Walk 2 D’Feet MND event yesterday.
It started on a whim and ended with a barrage of rainbow-coloured corn starch.
It was puppy love at first sight for three young girls and one smoochy pooch in Dunedin yesterday.
When Dunedin man Pete Strang fell down a crevasse on an Antarctic expedition and lived to tell the story, little did he know the worst was yet to come.
A fire broke out on an oil tanker of Mexican state oil company Pemex in the Gulf of Mexico, forcing all the crew to be evacuated in the latest accident to plague the struggling firm.
A man believed to have opened fire with a rifle at a Washington state mall, killing five people, has been captured a day after the attack, authorities say.
Eight people have been injured, one a 3-year-old girl, in a shooting in Baltimore in the US state of Maryland.
US police have released two videos showing the fatal shooting of a black man but the footage failed to settle the question of whether the victim Keith Scott was holding a gun.
Minor flooding has hit parts of the country following heavy rain and weather warnings.
There's a call for charity boxing events to come under the same rules as the rest of boxing following the death of a man at a corporate event in Hamilton.
On Saturday evening a group of University of Otago students helped push a car out of the ditch on the side of the road.
Four people were taken to Dunedin Hospital - one with serious injuries - following a crash involving two cars and a petrol tanker near Dunedin last night.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have arrived in Canada for their second official visit, with their children Prince George and Princess Charlotte,
Jeremy Corbyn has been re-elected leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party and has called for unity after ending a "coup" by more centrist lawmakers.
A manhunt is under way in northwest Washington state for a gunman who opened fire with a rifle in a shopping mall and killed five people before disappearing under the cover of darkness, authorities...
Heavy rain is expected across the North Island and most of the South Island today.
The death of a person following a crash near Warkworth, north of Auckland, today has brought the weekend road toll to six.