A hundred properties in Andersons Bay, Dunedin, were without electricity between 11am and 1pm on Saturday while a fault was remedied, Aurora Energy head of external relations Gary Johnson said.
This car went out of control and crashed through a fence at the Anzac Ave bridge in Dunedin at the weekend.
Catholic, Anglican and many other churches are suspending traditional services to comply with a Government ban on gatherings of more than 100 people.
By studying 2500-year-old teeth, Dunedin researchers have helped shed new light on life and gender inequality in Bronze Age China.
Father Chris Christov has become the first priest to be ordained at St Michael the Archangel Antiochian Orthodox Church in South Dunedin.
Rapidly tracing the contacts of people with coronavirus is crucial to attacking a big weak spot in Covid-19, a university academic said.
Dunedin scientists have swiftly adapted overseas technology to help develop a powerful coronavirus test which this week detected the city’s first two confirmed Covid-19 cases.
Coronavrius-related disruption will also add to growing pressures on New Zealand’s mental health system, Corinda Taylor warns.
The Otago Regional Rescue helicopter and a fishing boat rescued people from a small boat which overturned at Taieri Mouth on Saturday.
Mark Egginton became a very convincing Jedi master and was getting by with a little help from his friends at the Edge of the World Expo at the weekend.
Recent gatherings at the Arai Te Uru Marae are highlighting the importance of community solidarity in the face of major challenges, the latest being Covid-19, Dr Luxmanan Selvanesan says.
Years of dreaming and planning came to fruition when a $140,000 redevelopment, including a new playground, opened at the Otago Childcare Centre at the weekend.
Dunedin Mayor Aaron Hawkins is backing Government moves to protect New Zealanders from the coronavirus pandemic, saying "we owe this to our older and more vulnerable residents".
A house has been badly damaged by an early morning blaze in Southland, despite the efforts of five fire crews.
Dunedin firefighters were twice called to a backyard couch fire in Castle St early this morning.
Four people have been rescued from an overturned boat at Taieri Mouth and at least one person has hypothermia, police say.
An innovative television series, which is being filmed in Dunedin, is aimed at raising digital awareness among preschoolers.
Pay them a dollar and they will give you a penny you can use to listen to the Victorian Polyphon music box at the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum.
Two University of Otago academics have urged New Zealand to impose stronger travel entry restrictions to counter the growing coronavirus threat.
Twitter and the University of Otago are working together on a new research study to show how online discussions can promote tolerance, after the Christchurch mosque attacks.