It's goodbye "Discovery World" and hello to "Tuhura Otago Community Trust Science Centre", as the Otago Museum renames its science centre before the redeveloped facility reopens in...
Cancer genetics and biology specialist Parry Guilford has been awarded the University of Otago’s highest distinction, its Distinguished Research Medal.
The Otago Regional Council is ''very concerned'' that some scheduled buses are still not turning up, and is calling in the city's bus operators over the issue.
A woman in her 20s suffered moderate injuries and was taken to Dunedin Hospital by ambulance after a car struck a parked car at the corner of Albany and Hyde Sts about 5.15pm yesterday.
Taieri Aero Club president Colin Chalmers is giving a light aircraft pilot top marks for quick thinking after he made a successful emergency landing in a paddock west of the Taieri airfield yesterday evening.
The dream of establishing a wildlife hospital in Dunedin, serving most of the South Island, has taken a big step towards reality.
Otago already has one of the highest rates of electric vehicle ownership in the country, and findings of a recent national survey could strengthen Dunedin's leading role in this field.
Priya Patel (10), of Wellington, walks through World War 1 commemorative crosses at Queens Gardens, in Dunedin yesterday.
The Otago Regional Council and affected schools have joined forces to keep withdrawn Dunedin commercial school bus services running for term four.
A pioneering University of Otago microbiology team, led by Prof Greg Cook, has been selected as the recipient of the university’s latest research group award.
University of Otago researchers are warning of potential problems in government departments using computer-based risk-prediction models, including a controversial new tool used by ACC to profile...
The Dunedin City Council is taking heritage advice as it strives to repair a stone wall at a historic George St bridge, which was heavily damaged in an early morning car smash last weekend.
Otago Peninsula Trust staff had strong "bitter-sweet" feelings after the latest northern royal albatross chick flew away shortly after noon yesterday.
The Otago Regional Council chamber will switch to Philip Laing House in the Exchange area early next year, as moves continue to establish a new council head office in central Dunedin.
The Otago Regional Council has stepped in to try to save soon-to-be-axed Dunedin school bus services - until the end of the year.
Two gifts to the children's ward at the Dunedin Hospital are likely to revive happy memories of earlier visits to the Otago Museum Discovery World science centre.
Children's Commissioner Judge Andrew Becroft urges more than 100 University of Otago family law students to become advocates for young people once they took on ''powerful'' positions as lawyers.
A 41-year-old man was taken into custody by police in Mosgiel last night after an armed offenders squad call-out.
About 90 people have signed a petition calling for alternative routes to be used instead of three Wakari residential streets which recently became part of busy bus thoroughfares.
Bus users have welcomed a move by the Otago Regional Council to fund an upgrade to half-hourly service next year, on the Belleknowes-Waverley route.