A man has been charged with the murder of a mother of three in Greymouth.
Winston Peters is set to become Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister in the new Labour-New Zealand First coalition government.
The Merchant of Dunedin, A Midsummer Dunedin Night's Dream or Much Ado About Dunedin.
Plans to document the social history of the Dunedin Cadbury factory ‘‘smacks of a guilty conscience’’ on the part of Mondelez International, a former Cadbury marketing manager says.
Rather than get all steamed up about turning another year older, Josephine sat quietly in the corner while everyone else ate cake and celebrated.
Dunedin police are calling on the public's help to find those responsible for dumping a stolen 1991 Nissan Pulsar in the Water of Leith yesterday.
Temperamental weather contributed to the mixed bag that was Dunedin's retail sales this Labour Weekend.
A Dunedin judge has given a scathing assessment of the region's mental health services after hearing they were so busy it would take 10 weeks to prepare a report.
Devon Kilkelly has never felt so popular.
Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher has called the Clutha District Council's refusal to pay the full amount of its prescribed share of next year's funding for Otago Museum in Dunedin ``misguided''.
Winston Peters is set to become deputy prime minister and foreign minister in the new Labour-New Zealand First coalition government.
Outgoing Prime Minister Bill English is expected to be strongly endorsed to stay on as National Party leader when his caucus meets at Parliament this morning.
Some families may complain their house looks like a circus has romped through it.
A deaf woman is living proof smoke alarms save lives.
One of the National's moves in Opposition could be to lodge a member's Bill for the Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary - which, if drawn, could see it become law if the Greens also backed it or abstained.
A man has been arrested after a mother was shot and killed in Greymouth, police have confirmed.
A kayaker had to be rescued from Huka Falls this morning after being stranded on a rock as a torrent of white water trapped her in a precarious position.
A charity supported by fast food giant McDonald's has been spurned by a New Zealand public hospital.
A Hobart DJ and self-confessed anarchist accused of headbutting former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott has appeared briefly in court.
Hundreds of asylum seekers and refugees are refusing to leave the Manus Island immigration detention centre ahead of its closure next week.