A proposal to charge some Dunedin businesses and student landlords up to 10% of the cost of some street improvements is a step closer after initial backing by most Dunedin city councillors.
A Southland teenager is believed to have been stabbed by a stingray at Oreti Beach.
Lime scooters should not be "demonised" in Dunedin, despite an accident which left a woman seriously injured, Dunedin City Council chief executive Sue Bidrose says.
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.
The female lime scooter rider struck by a truck early this morning is now out of surgery, but remains in a serious condition in Dunedin Hospital.
A Zimbabwaen living in Dunedin fears for the future of his home country - and the safety of his family - as a violent crackdown continues in the African nation.
Demand for accommodation is already heating up in Dunedin following confirmation Fleetwood Mac is coming back.
Passengers on board an Air New Zealand flight bound for Dunedin applauded when the aircraft touched down safely in Christchurch following a mechanical fault last night.
The removal of temporary drainage channels - installed only weeks ago - is expected to add hundreds of thousands of dollars to the cost of Dunedin's new bus hub.
An Air New Zealand flight bound for Dunedin with more than 100 passengers on board has been forced to land in Christchurch after a mechanical fault.
A car suspected of doing "some sort of burn-out'' near Oamaru had to be rescued from a ditch by a tractor after crashing tonight, police say.
Armed police rushed to South Dunedin this afternoon after reports of a man carrying a weapon.
Dunedin taxi operators are calling for the city's new Lime scooters to be forced off footpaths and on to cycleways.
Difficulty in finding and retaining skilled chefs in Dunedin is behind the decision to close the city's Madam Woo restaurant, the company's chief executive says.
A push to address Port Otago's asbestos problems looks likely to claim a treasured building in Port Chalmers, but also open up public access to more of Steamer Basin.
An exploding transformer is the suspected cause of a fire on Queenstown Hill which cut power to some residents in the resort last night.
An exploding transformer is the suspected cause of a fire on Queenstown Hill which cut power to some residents in the resort tonight.
The driver of a car escaped injury after colliding with a truck and trailer on Dunedin's Southern Motorway this afternoon.
Madam Woo is blaming "ongoing skilled labour shortages'' for a decision to close its Dunedin restaurant.
A Dunedin bar criticised for repeated overcrowding has been caught out again, and now faces the prospect of a possible licence suspension.