Vaughan Elder

Show respect: mother

Show respect: mother

The aggression of Dunedin motorists towards cyclists has a mother fearing for her children's lives.

Infectious diseases skyrocket in winter

Infectious disease rates in Otago and Southland skyrocketed last year and the region had the largest number of cases in New Zealand health board region for two quarters running.

Uni pay rise of most benefit to low-paid

The lowest-paid staff at the University of Otago are set to benefit most from the institution's offer of a universal $1000 pay rise.

Sanctioned by the source

Sanctioned by the source

Rock legend David Bowie has given his seal of approval to a University of Otago paper which explores his career.

Bain judicial review halted

Bain judicial review halted

David Bain's bid for compensation has moved a step forward, but details of an agreement with Justice Minister Amy Adams are being kept under wraps.

20% decrease in workforce

 20% decrease in workforce

The University of Otago has confirmed more than 15 College of Education jobs have been lost.

Otago missing out

Otago missing out

Otago is one of only two regions where international student numbers dropped last year and it is down to a lack of action in previous years, Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce says.

Couple celebrate sixty years of wedded bliss

Couple celebrate sixty years of wedded bliss

Mosgiel couple celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary today say respecting each other's individuality is an important part of a successful marriage.

Hopes shop puts Allantonon the map

Hopes shop puts Allantonon the map

Kim Turfus hopes her new shop Allanton will become a destination for lovers of stylish homeware.

World-class line-up for O Week

World-class line-up for O Week

Two breakout acts with No 1 singles around the world and Australian synth-pop duo Empire of the Sun are the leading acts in this year's Orientation Week.