Wednesday, January 23, 2019Dunedin

The man injured in a hit-and-run in South Dunedin early on Monday says he will need a metal plate in his knee and expects to miss months of work, as police continue to search for the driver.


Wednesday, January 23, 2019Dunedin

The cold case of how Alexander the Great died, may have been solved with a bit of Dunedin medical expertise.


Wednesday, January 23, 2019Invercargill

A group of Southland shearers are hoping to better a 2011 record of shearing over 2200 lambs.


Tuesday, January 22, 2019Dunedin

The historic Loan and Mercantile building at Dunedin's waterfront is set to sparkle with a mix of lanterns, projections, music and performance this week.


Monday, January 21, 2019Dunedin

Several weeks of university holidays remain, but Hayward College in Dunedin is a hive of activity.


Monday, January 21, 2019Dunedin

Dunedin man John Dore says the clock has been ticking for more than 50 years to return a treasured family heirloom to its rightful owner.


Monday, January 21, 2019Dunedin

A 2017 report commissioned for Alzheimers New Zealand predicts more than 170,000 people will have dementia by 2050.


Monday, January 21, 2019Dunedin

The Highlanders have beaten the Otago Volts cricket team in a not-too-serious game of cricket at the University of Otago Oval on Friday.


Thursday, January 17, 2019Dunedin

Baleage swept along by November's flood and strewn over a rural road for months is being turned into compost.


Thursday, January 17, 2019Queenstown

Frankton Motor Camp residents facing eviction claim they feel bullied into leaving due to the greed of the Queenstown Lakes District Council.


Thursday, January 17, 2019Dunedin

A Dunedin potter's 32cm ceramic chicken first appeared in America, now it's causing a stir in Dunedin.


Thursday, January 17, 2019Queenstown

An unlucky American tourist may have a starring role on New Zealand TV, after her rental car rolled from a hotel car park, across a busy road, and into Lake Wakatipu.


Wednesday, January 16, 2019Dunedin

There is no sign of completion for an Opoho man digitising the history of the South in his basement, one film reel at a time.

And the only reward semi-retired Maurice Hayward gets for his twenty hours of work a week, is knowing important footage will live on for future generations.


Wednesday, January 16, 2019Oamaru

Kakanui is a well-known surfing destination to many, but perhaps not for brothers Patrick and Sjors Ens...

Determined to free themselves from the shackles of school holiday boredom, the pair have come up with a novel way to pass the time as the days drag on.


Tuesday, January 15, 2019Dunedin

Police say they were called to the crash on Leith Valley Road around 6am.

Two patients were transported to Dunedin Hospital with minor injuries.

The crash happened on Leith Valley Road near the overhead bridge, which is close to the intersection with State Highway one.

It appears the car was travelling up the hill when the driver lost control.