Dunedin Police and Fire and Emergency New Zealand are investigating a suspicious fire in the city centre, which had the potential to cause serious injury.
You might think it sounds a little bizarre making jewellery out of cheese, but Brogan Nuttall thinks it’s a cracker idea.
A speech made by King’s High School rector Dan Reddiex at his school prizegiving has received overwhelming public support.
Santa Claus and his elves are ready and waiting. All they need is your gift requests.
A Dunedin school principal is increasingly concerned by social expectations imposed on schools, saying parents need to take more responsibility for their children's actions.
One of Dunedin's most driven automotive technicians is taking on the world's best at the Jaguar Land Rover World Technician of the Year award in England.
It was beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Kmart in Dunedin yesterday as presents started piling up under the Kmart Wishing Tree.
Former Dunedin sailor Stanley Paris is headed for the high seas hoping to become the oldest person to sail fastest, non-stop and solo around the globe.
The day has come when nearly everyone knows someone who has diabetes.
Ask a teacher why they love teaching so much, and a classic response is: ``It's great when you see a light go on inside a pupil's head.''
The dux seem to be lining up in the Bernhardt family.
For athletes, beep tests can be gruelling and tedious.
After being the only female to graduate from an automotive engineering course at Otago Polytechnic Jess Stratton (17) will focus on her dream being a motorcycle mechanic.
A cloud of indecision hangs over Jayden Jesudhass.
An Otago University English literature (honours) student has just won a Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University next year.
Firefighters investigate the scene where a Toyota Prado Landcruiser rolled yesterday.
Hayley Dick says she is not a glutton for punishment, yet she is willing to sit three exams in one day.
Otago Boys' High School deputy rector Andrew Turner has been appointed principal of Gisborne Boys' High School.
A doubling in the number of cryptosporidium cases has prompted a hygiene warning from the Southern District Health Board.
Otago Boys' High School deputy rector Andrew Turner has been appointed as principal of an award winning boys' school in the North Island.