The executive officer of the Council of Social Services Dunedin has resigned to take on a similar role in West Auckland.
A Korean couple who met during the Korean War became New Zealand citizens in Dunedin yesterday and are looking forward to a retirement in Dunedin of golf, gardening and watching their grandchildren grow.
A cup of tea and the first installment of $540,000 in donations to promote peace were shared between a Hiroshima resident and University of Otago staff in Dunedin on Tuesday afternoon.
Dunedin resident Lynnette Scott called her son as soon as she heard her entry had been picked from 700 others in the draw for the Highlanders jersey giveaway.
Frosty is melting in the bathtub and other decorations are spilling out of a Mosgiel house this Christmas.
A chemical smell sparked an armed police callout in Northeast Valley yesterday afternoon.
A man wielding a hammer and wearing a balaclava entered the Pine Hill Dairy five minutes after it opened on Sunday morning.
More than 150 eager children from Otago and Southland send Santa a letter between Boxing and Labour Day but Santa waits until November to reply.
The Government could build better communities in Dunedin by getting out of the way, a community builder from Seattle says.
Brendan Bransgrove, of Dunedin, sent 13 bottles of his home-brew beer for judging at the Society of Beer Advocates' recent national home-brew competition in Hamilton, and came away a champion.
Several flights rescheduled for the same time will cause a "4 o'clock swell" at Dunedin International Airport, so travellers are advised to check in early on summer afternoons.
A Dunedin advocacy group has called for improved safety measures for cyclists after the death of a male cyclist outside Dunedin Hospital yesterday.
The cyclist run over by a stock truck outside Dunedin Hospital on Monday was a senior lecturer at the University of Otago's Faculty of Dentistry, a husband and father of two preschoolers.
Just like Christmas, the Dunedin Santa Parade approached fast yesterday afternoon.
Broadband services crashed again last night for hundreds of thousands of Telecom customers around New Zealand, just as the service was recovering from a major outage yesterday morning.
It's not as simple as blaming farmers for the potentially toxic algal bloom returning to waters in Otago, baffled Otago Regional Council staff say.
A spate of assaults on Sunday morning has Dunedin police urging residents to stay safe in the city.
Even though the climb by AvantiPlus bike mechanic Mac Robertson (50) was aided by an electric motor, Chinese travellers clapped as he motored up Baldwin St.
The Dunedin students who peddled from the Octagon to Auckland were battered by bad weather on their final day of cycling towards a climate change summit, which started yesterday.
Despite members of the Otago Fish and Game council supporting the investigation of the Tarras Irrigation Scheme by the Otago Regional Council, they want minimum flow settings of the Lindis River kept separate from the proposal for public submissions.