Clutha Mayor Bryan Cadogan says the Government's $3billion regional development fund could be a "tonic" for his district.
The Dunedin City Council needs to carry a bigger stick to encourage owners of dilapidated buildings to care for them, a Dunedin city councillor says.
An ambitious plan to create 10,000 extra jobs in Dunedin over a decade is behind schedule, despite the vibrant hum growing in the city.
A much-improved marketing plan for Dunedin still lacks ''brown faces'', a Dunedin city councillor says.
The Dunedin City Council has endorsed a new food charter for the city, despite questions about whether supermarkets should be sufficient.
Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones says he has ''never seen anything'' like Dunedin's waterfront development plan, following a visit to the city this week.
Dunedin faces a 7.3% rates rise as the Dunedin City Council eyes a decade of increased investment, but Mayor Dave Cull says it is essential for the city to keep riding a wave of activity.
A couple and their young child escaped a house fire in Kyeburn after being alerted by their cat ''going ballistic''.
DCC staff have voiced frustration after a call for tenders to complete an Otago Peninsula safety improvement and shared pathway project came in $20 million over an already-inflated budget.
Sarah Anderson does not want to spook the audience, but she is struggling to explain recent mysterious incidents inside the Regent Theatre.
An exodus of staff from the DCC's city property department under its former manager has fuelled a budget blowout of more than $2 million.
They ran, biked and swam, but most of all they tried.
Max Moors has a simple plan. The 7-year-old likes dogs and wants to be a police dog handler.
Singer Ed Sheeran says he can understand why people in Dunedin might be annoyed at $8000 being spent on a mural of him.
Dunedin is stepping back in time with a $1 million plan to bring back Barnes Dance pedestrian crossings.
The Dunedin City Council insists a $170,000 bill for a long weekend of Ed Sheeran events will be money well spent.
A farmhouse at Kyeburn, in the Maniototo, has been destroyed by fire today.
Cancellation of a power outage for which all Animation Research Ltd's computers and servers had been shut down has Dunedin businessman Ian Taylor seeing red.
The Dunedin City Council may have scored an own goal with early work on its marketing plan, but the project is now on track after "dozens" of changes, deputy mayor Chris Staynes believes.
Dunedin is a step closer to a city-wide sinking lid for gambling machines, after a hearings committee rejected the pleas of sports organisations worried about a loss of funding.