An afternoon complaint over motorcyclists culminated in evasion of arrest and alleged death threats in Normanby yesterday.
An Air New Zealand flight from Nelson to Christchurch was left sitting on the tarmac for half an hour while staff negotiated with two passengers refusing to put on masks.
Police should be investigating an anti-vax GP caught on camera issuing fake vaccine exemption certificates, the Medical Association says.
A son of a Mongrel Mob Aotearoa boss who was shot twice during a drug-related stand-off was being hunted by police after escaping Department of Corrections staff while in hospital.
Just minutes before a man went on a stabbing spree in a Dunedin supermarket he made a chilling comment to a friend.
A document Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis relied on to argue against Covid-19 vaccine passes was revised by the Ministry of Health because of its use — or misuse — by anti-vaccination groups.
A vision for restoring a wetland in South Dunedin has earned an Otago Polytechnic student a top award.
Planned improvements to a bus service between Dunedin and Palmerston could be scaled back due to a funding problem.
AN attempt will be made to get the Otago Regional Council and Dunedin City Council to work together on public transport.
Inflatable tentacles burst forth from Otago Museum in Dunedin as events co-ordinator Rachel MacJeff and marketing co-ordinator Charlie Buchan wave from the balcony yesterday.
It will be at least another week of driving at 70kmh for users of Dunedin’s Southern Motorway as circumstances combine to delay essential parts for a barrier repair.
Proposed district plan changes putting extra requirements on building houses in some residential zoned areas might have a chilling effect on future development, a Dunedin City Council hearing panel...
Nurse shortages continue to hinder the Southern District Health Board’s efforts to achieve safe staffing requirements, despite its plans to do so being audited and approved.
The Southern District Health Board’s deficit is creeping up again, to more than double what was budgeted.
About 20 people dived into Tauranga Harbour in a desperate rescue attempt after a car plunged into the water this afternoon and began sinking with people inside, witnesses say.
The Omicron variant of the coronavirus can partially evade the protection from two doses of the Pfizer vaccine, a South African study suggests.