Police are calling on the public for sightings of a young boy in the hours before his death in a pond in Gore last month.
When Rebecca van Dijk was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer last year, she thought she would be a little bit creative and name it “Brad Pitt”.
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Police are investigating a new discovery which may hold crucial clues to what sparked the Pike River mine disaster in 2010.
The CEO of the New Zealand Motor Caravan Association Bruce Lochore is accusing campground owners of "crying wolf" over the negative impact of freedom campers.
A mountain biker has been flown to hospital with critical injuries after a fall near Cromwell today.
Two men who were swept away on the Kawarau River while trying to save their dog have been rescued this evening.
Local surfers have organised a memorial paddle-out for the two men who drowned at Kakanui, North Otago, this week.
Will it fly? ... That's one of the questions hanging over the idea of bringing back to the Queenstown Lakes District one of the tourist industry's original passenger airliners.
NZ Post is yet to find an Oamaru business to base its operations from after Kiwibank announced its current premises would become a stand-alone branch.
Two Canterbury men have been arrested in Riverton this afternoon following a series of car thefts and petrol drive-offs between Christchurch and Invercargill.
Emergency services staff work at the scene where one person was killed in a head-on collision on State Highway 93 between Clinton and Mataura yesterday morning.
A sewage discharge in 2017 and a water race overtopping last year resulted in two prosecutions by the Otago Regional Council this month.
The extent of community consultation for the Oamaru Harbour master plan will be determined next week.
Temporary speed limit trials around the Queenstown Lakes district have been scrapped, and some drivers may have fines for breaching the limits refunded.
A plan to make the seaside community of Omaui cat-free will be one item discussed at a hearing on the Southland's pest management plan next week.
Invercargill police continue to seek information about a man who approached a 12-year-old last week.