A woman who trashed a liquor store on Sunday before returning to unleash a tirade of abuse at staff had drunk more than four litres of cider, police say.
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A Waitaki district councillor says charging couples to get married in the Oamaru Public Gardens is "unfair" and the fee should be scrapped.
Sometimes the statistics lie. Sometimes they don’t.
A file of incidents involving Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis includes claims of swearing, bullying and spraying saliva.
They held off a comeback and then closed out the win.
A Christchurch man has been named as one of the two people killed in a fiery Dunedin crash over the weekend.
A man left fighting for his life in the wake of the "heinous" Christchurch mosque shootings has called for the death penalty to be reintroduced in New Zealand.
Two people have died in a crash between a car and truck in Dunedin this morning.
Dunedin North MP David Clark will stand for re-election in September, despite yesterday resigning as health minister.
It was lucky a fire in the Wrinkly Rams in Omarama this morning was caught in time, its owner James Kerr says.
A thief was caught hook, line and sinker by police.
Firefighters are battling a car fire in the Queenstown CBD.
The day the Barton family lost their wife and mother it ripped at the heart of the family. Otago Daily Times bureau chief Karen Pasco talked to the family.
Dunedin Mayor Aaron Hawkins has joined Housing Minister Megan Woods in accusing Clutha Southland MP Hamish Walker of racism.
Farmlands is proposing to shift its Dunedin business to Christchurch.
National Party Clutha-Southland MP Hamish Walker says many of the 11,000 people arriving in the country could be quarantined in the South without community consultation.
Indie band The Beths have announced a nationwide tour today and will perform in Christchurch in September.
When Bryan Alexander Clarke’s foster parents noticed money missing from their accounts, he reassured them police would catch the person responsible. They did. And it was him.
The Highlanders will have a different front row and changes out wide for their clash against the Crusaders on Saturday.
A police chase and manhunt in Gore could have been prevented if an officer hadn't left keys in the ignition of a patrol car, an independent report has found.