Two or three isolation hotels could be set up in Dunedin, but Invercargill and Queenstown have been ruled out as isolation locations, Minister Megan Woods says.
Otago Daily Times
The family of a Dunedin fisherman whose body was found in Lake Wakatipu yesterday say they are mourning the loss of "a son, a brother, a soulmate, a father and a friend".
Kiwi chicks hatching in the remote southwest of Fiordland this breeding season have been given a chance of reaching adulthood following an aerial 1080 poison bait operation last month.
A Middlemarch man who choked his partner to unconsciousness because he was dissatisfied with the meal she made has been jailed for nearly four years.
A terrified Dunedin couple and their 8-month-old baby barricaded themselves inside a room of their home while an armed gang member demanded cash and drugs, a court has heard.
It’s that time of year when I want to indulge in a mix of eating half my bodyweight in comfort food every day and sleeping for at least 18 out of every 24 hours, writes life coach Jan Aitken.
The former student representative for clubs at the University of Otago has revealed a complaint about sexual misconduct has been laid against him.
The drivers of two cars are injured after a crash in The Catlins this morning.
The Government is to invest $25 million and create 180 jobs during a Homer Tunnel upgrade on State Highway 94.
Sid Strachan was having a busy day yesterday.
Just out of Oamaru there are a few sheds in a field where Rod Tempero and his team build sports racing cars. He talks to Jacob McSweeny.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is playing up the "huge economic" opportunities that exist in Southland and has hinted the aluminium smelter at Tiwai Point could stay open longer than previously...
Dunedin list MP Michael Woodhouse says he's disappointed at being stripped of his health spokesman’s role but enthusiastic about new roles given to him by new National leader Judith Collins.
A Milton man who followed a woman into a public toilet and subjected her to a half-hour sex attack has been declined parole.
National MP Nikki Kaye has confirmed she is quitting politics, saying her breast cancer fight has taught her that life can change in a moment, while fellow MP Amy Adms is also expected to resign this morning,
Ski lifts are expected to begin operating at Coronet Peak by 10am as Delta workers repair a power fault below the Queenstown ski area.
Real estate and mortgage businessman Mike Pero says he has an airline ready to fly people from Christchurch to Rarotonga if New Zealand opens its borders with the Cook Islands.
A woman used social media app Snapchat to run a mobile drug-dealing operation, a court has heard.
A car crashed into a horse and its rider today leaving one person with minor injuries and resulting in a vet having to put the horse down.
Strung across the vast reaches of the Mackenzie Basin, connecting Fairlie to Tekapo, Twizel and Aoraki/Mt Cook, State Highways 8 and 80 have been evocatively renamed the Starlight Highway,...