Jessica Calverley was surprised with a makeshift graduation ceremony like no other by her flatmates at the weekend.
Otago Daily Times
A bubble-breaking teen gathering in Mosgiel and a string of parties have prompted a warning to stick to level 3 rules from Dunedin police.
A woman with links to South Otago, and her husband have allegedly been murdered by their son in Perth.
As the impact of Covid-19 starts to hit, advocates of the Haast-Hollyford Road are working to get the proposed $205 million Westland to Milford link back in the limelight.
A one-off Tinder date led to nearly four years of stalking and threats, a court has heard.
Gerrard Liddell explores the real cost of road transport.
A Dunedin city councillor caught half-naked on camera has clarified that he was wearing pants, just of the extra short variety.
Covid-19's unusually wide range of symptoms, including stroke and loss of smell, can be explained at the molecular level.
An oversized chair which went missing from the grounds of Otago Girls’ High School during the lockdown has been returned.
Snow has been falling on the hills around the Queenstown Lakes District overnight and this morning.
Good news for sports fans and punters alike as greyhound racing returns to the track in Christchurch at noon today.
More than half of Christchurch Casino operator Skyline Enterprises’ 1200 staff based across New Zealand and overseas will be made redundant.
A major food distribution company has told staff half its workforce - up to 80 jobs - could be cut if delivery levels continue to be low in an alert level 2 setting.
A woman is due to appear in the Timaru District Court today charged with assaulting police after a pursuit in North Otago.
Two people have been arrested after a police pursuit that started in Oamaru on Sunday afternoon.
A man who stole a police car during a manhunt that spanned 270km even donned a police hat during his wild ride, it can now be revealed.
An Otago prison officer left traumatised after being beaten by an inmate has been awarded a $65,000 payout.
Impressive progress is being made on developing a vaccine to fight Covid-19 but a safe end product is up to 18 months away at best, a Christchurch infectious disease specialist says.
A man is to appear in Queenstown District Court today after allegedly coughing at a woman while out walking in Alexandra.
An Oamaru woman has been arrested after breaching Covid-19 level 3 restrictions when the vehicle she was in was spiked south of Oamaru this morning.