Firefighters have been sent home after finding out a large blaze near Beaumont this evening was a controlled burn.
Break the law or wait while traffic flows right past you — that is the choice many cyclists face when using the new one-way cycle lanes.
A region-wide approach is needed to make sure the rebuild of the Dunedin Hospital is successful, the head of the Otago Chamber of Commerce says.
Kia ora, hello and konnichi wa.
New Zealand's top tertiary teacher is a testament to her craft, the University of Otago's vice-chancellor says.
An intoxicated passenger assaulted a police officer then resisted arrest after arriving at Dunedin Airport yesterday afternoon, police say.
A man is in custody tonight after allegedly assaulting a police officer at the Dunedin Airport this afternoon.
The Dunedin City Council supports banning single-use plastic shopping bags from next year but wants any ban to include biodegradable and compostable plastic bags too.
A wheelchair user fears for her safety if nothing is done to improve the kerbs at a busy South Dunedin intersection.
Dunedin residents still think they live in a pretty good city, but are no longer the most satisfied in the country.
A worker is in Dunedin Hospital after a fall at the Macraes gold mine this morning.
Some southern ratepayers pay the lowest residential rates in New Zealand.
Dunedin's claim to being home to the world’s steepest street is facing a fresh challenge — this time from the Welsh.
Police will review the findings of an investigation into how items from the Dunedin Chinese Garden were found in a second-hand store.
Fire crews have been able to contain a house fire in Lawrence this evening.
The search for a man missing after a boat sank in the Aparima River estuary near Riverton in Southland has been suspended for the night.
Two people have been freed from a car after head-on crash near Gore in Southland.
Even without a city-wide alcohol policy, Dunedin’s alcohol authorities are successfully pushing a blanket one-way door clause on the city’s bars and night clubs.
Almost $14,000 of taxpayers' money was spent determining if a boat was actually a house.
It is not known when under-fire Dunedin South MP Clare Curran will return to Parliament.