Gazing into the beginnings of the universe is all in a day's work for a leading American astronomer.
The attack effort on Otago’s wilding pines seems set to treble.
Police are investigating the suspected "non-accidental" injuries of a nine-month-old baby in Dunedin.
Olivia Harwood (9, front) and Pam Whipp sing carols at the Lady Thorn Rhododendron Dell in Port Chalmers yesterday.
The Government will pump up to $50 million into making southern state highways safer in an effort to curb road deaths and injuries nationally.
Dozens of Ocean Grove residents want their opposition to a proposed wedding venue on a farm near Tomahawk Lagoon to be heard.
After being fined by his own council for environmental infringements on his Waikouaiti farm, an Otago Regional councillor says he "made a mistake".
The $4.2 million blueprint for Otago’s district plans will become partly operative in the new year.
After being fined by his own council for an environmental infringement on his Waikouaiti farm an Otago Regional councillor says he "made a mistake''.
King Salmon will add a third monitoring site application to test viability for offshore fish farms in Otago.
A departed regional council director will be temporarily replaced by an ex-Auckland Regional Council chief executive commuting from the north.
A committee has formed to revive or replace Dunedin's Jaffa race.
Farmers should move baleage from flood plains to higher ground after hundreds of bales were swept away in last month's deluge, Otago Regional Council chairman Stephen Woodhead says.
King Salmon wants to test two 3600ha Otago ocean sites for the viability of offshore salmon farming.
After criticism of its waste plan from Dunedin's mayor, the Otago Regional Council is considering scrapping it altogether.
The Dunedin pair reality-show viewers love to hate are eagerly awaiting the outcome of My Kitchen Rules New Zealand this weekend.
Farmers are urging the Otago Regional Council to provide more evidence its K5 rabbit virus is working.
The Wild Dunedin committee brings a "fresh" take on meetings yesterday by holding theirs in the middle of the Water of Leith under the Clyde St Bridge in Dunedin yesterday.
Blue penguins are thriving at Pilots Beach in one of Dunedin's conservation success stories.
A family walking dogs through a Dunedin reserve of critically-endangered yellow-eyed penguins (hoiho) left a penguin field manager ''flabbergasted''.