Spending 10 years in charge of the University of Otago has been the job of a lifetime, outgoing University of Otago vice-chancellor Harlene Hayne says.
The cost of upgrading the Dunedin Civic Centre has increased from $3 million to $4.4 million.
The New Zealand sea lion pup at the centre of a stoush surrounding sand excavation at a Dunedin beach is believed to have surfaced at a sea lion nursery nearby.
A request for Otago Polytechnic to permanently fly the Maori flag outside its Forth St campus has been referred to local Maori for further consultation.
A scaffolding shortage could be another sign of a red hot building market putting pressure on the construction sector.
Otago and Southland water supplies could contain levels of nitrates that international research has linked to a risk of bowel cancer.
Otago Polytechnic Students’ Association president Ezra Tamati is campaigning for the Dunedin institute of skills and technology to permanently fly the Maori flag outside its Forth St campus.
Complaints made against a Dunedin construction company working at Tomahawk Beach during the breeding season of the rare New Zealand sea lion last week will be investigated, the Otago Regional...
An aggravated robbery and a hit-and-run are among the offences the University of Otago’s expanded CCTV network have captured.
The ecological "disaster" unfolding in the estuary of Dunedin’s Kaikorai Stream is the result of a regional council failing to manage its waterways, Fish & Game New Zealand says.
Aurora Energy has announced its price hikes for this year as the lines company says it has aligned its revenue with a Commerce Commission draft decision.
Otago Polytechnic’s new governance leader wants the institution to maintain its nationally important identity as it eases into life as a subsidiary of New Zealand’s new, merged vocational education...
A Dunedin business is defending its actions after angry beach-goers accused it of endangering a threatened New Zealand sea lion and its pup as it worked on a city beach yesterday.
Port Otago has spent $500,000 switching its light vehicle fleet to electric over the past few months.
For the first time at the University of Otago’s O Week, drug checking is out of a legal grey area and out in the open.
An alleged drink-driver caught a taxi after getting her car stuck down a dead-end street in Dunedin yesterday.
Some students in Dunedin are self-isolating and the University of Otago has issued an alert aimed at tracking down any recent arrivals with connections to the latest Auckland Covid-19 cluster.
For those with two wheels and a big appetite, the Dunedin Railway Station was the place to fuel up yesterday morning.
A royal New Zealand Air Force C-130 Hercules flew over Dunedin and dropped parachutists into drop zones on the Taieri Plain at the weekend, the New Zealand Defence Force has confirmed.
More than two-thirds of the popular party drug MDMA in Dunedin is a potentially dangerous substitute, drug testing in the city found last week.