Holiday hotspots look to be living up to their name in the South as temperatures rise on the eve of Labour weekend.
If you want to hold an outdoor event, Labour Weekend is traditionally the time to avoid holding it.
The unexpected need to move a key water pipe is now expected to delay completion of the Dunedin bus hub until next year.
There was relief around the Southern region yesterday as Education Minister Chris Hipkins announced a popular nationwide performing arts competition will continue.
The days of sitting exams with pen and paper may be numbered.
Otago National Party MPs are saying ''good riddance'' after former MP Jami-Lee Ross was expelled from the party for ''irrational'' behaviour yesterday.
Satisfaction with the condition of Dunedin's roads and flow of traffic at peak times has plummeted in the past year, the latest Dunedin City Council residents' opinion survey shows.
Outbreaks of gastroenteritis have been reported at two Dunedin aged care facilities and families are being asked to limit visits.
Education Minister Chris Hipkins is dreaming if he thinks luring expatriate and overseas teachers to New Zealand will solve the teacher shortage crisis, Otago educators say.
It pays to get all your ducks lined up in a row when you’re running a charitable duck race.
Some may find it difficult to believe the captain of the Rainbow Warrior used to work on a gargantuan oil tanker.
Cats and balls of wool seldom go well together, particularly when someone is knitting.
It was just another day at the office for Charles Higham.
Few get to experience the night life in a museum after the lights go out and the doors are locked.
Dunedin residents are being warned to expect traffic disruptions in the hill suburbs as the MetService warns snow could fall to 200m in the city.
Four new Nasa scholarships could result in a University of Otago student becoming New Zealand's first astronaut in space in the ''very near future'', United States ambassador Scott Brown says.
A small group of University of Otago humanities students showed it does not take a lot of people to brainstorm for solutions - just passionate ones.
When Andy Thompson agreed to photograph the award winners at the recent New Zealand Outdoor Instructors' Association excellence awards dinner, the last thing he expected to hear was his name being...
Singing and dancing is typically what people do to win reality TV talent shows.
People in Central Otago and Northern Southland are being warned to brace themselves for another cold snap.