As the annual duck-shooting season fast approaches, Otago shooters have been waiting to see if they will get an opportunity to fill their bag this year.
Otago duck-shooters are welcoming the news they will get an opportunity, albeit slightly delayed, to fill their bag this year.
You could not blame residents at the Bupa Windsor Park Care Home for pricking up their ears when talk started circulating about a Covid-19 capsule.
Up to half of the motels across the region are "teetering on the edge of financial collapse", the Otago Motel Association has estimated.
The Scenic Hotel Group is considering temporarily closing one of its two Dunedin hotels and has mothballed two on the West Coast as the chain’s finances take a hit from the Covid-19 pandemic.
A national food education charity is providing online lessons designed not only to educate young people about growing and cooking their own food, but also to look positively into the future.
Ravensbourne firefighters try to clear water running through a Moa St property on to State Highway 88 at St Leonards on Saturday afternoon.
High tides combined with storm surges inundated parts of the Otago coastline last week, and forced water over beaches and sandbars into low-lying areas.
Farmers and horticulturists will once more be able to have legal fires following the removal of the total fire ban across Otago.
Several properties in Ravensbourne and St Leonards have been flooded following heavy rain in the Dunedin area this afternoon.
The total fire ban across Otago has been moved to a restricted fire season for most of the region, by Fire and Emergency New Zealand.
A cold snap is set to bring snow to some southern hills tonight and possible frosts inland tomorrow after heavy rain in parts of Otago today.
While many are pondering what the country should do once it comes out of the Covid-19 lockdown, education reporter John Lewis asked six of the Otago Daily Times’ 2019 Class Act Award winners what...
Otago principals are recommending pupils stay home if possible, even when the Government relaxes isolation rules to Alert Level 3.
Giving a speech is nerve-racking at the best of times. When it's streamed to millions on the internet, it becomes a whole new ball game.