A Dunedin horticulturist is one of just six garden professionals from around the world chosen to take part in a year-long residency at a distinguished public garden in the United States.
Seven suburban bars are appealing new closing times imposed on them as part of Dunedin's new city wide alcohol policy.
Police are still working to determine the cause of a four-vehicle crash near Allanton at the weekend.
A motorcyclist has been flown to Dunedin Hospital after he came off his bike travelling on SH87 between Hyde and Middlemarch.
For five weeks Lyn Waugh slept on a stretcher at the end of her 95-year-old mother’s bed just in case she needed help during middle of the night.
While some parts Otago and Southland didn’t reach the record temperatures elsewhere across NZ this week, there would've been some tired eyes yesterday morning after freakishly warm night.
After nearly 15 years at the helm of the Otago Polytechnic chief executive Phil Ker will be retiring at the end of the year.
Reasonable requests from Dunedin's smaller communities highlight the problem of the present local government funding model, Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull says.
Contractors working for the Dunedin City Council may have to pay their staff a living wage if the council becomes an official living wage employer.
Dunedin's public transport could be in for a shake-up as the city council explores introducing an inner-city bus loop and pushes to make bus fares cheaper.
An extra rate charge is likely to affect some of Dunedin's short-term accommodation providers from next year, but exactly how it will work still needs some tweaking.
Accusations of electioneering have already been directed at one Dunedin city councillor as debate on the council's 2019 budget began yesterday.
Otago Museum needs more money to cover its core business and to make sure it can continue to care for the more than 1.5 million objects in its collections.
A formal complaint has been made to police after a man filmed himself vandalising Dunedin's Harbour Mouth Molars.
A plan to add 41 staff to the Dunedin City Council payroll is in part due to residents asking more of their council, Mayor Dave Culls says.
The man who vandalised Dunedin's Harbour Mouth Molars says he will apologise for damaging the public art installation, but does not regret his actions.
A survey of the winding Welsh street challenging Dunedin’s Baldwin St for the title of the world’s steepest is complete but the methods used may be less than ideal.
Thousands of kms have been clocked up on Dunedin’s roads, footpaths and cycle lanes on Lime scooters since they were launched this week. And there's been at least one visit to the hospital.
It will be at least another two weeks before the extent of the ongoing residential landslip in Dunedin is known and even longer for residents waiting to return home.
The use of Lime scooters in Baldwin St is already under scrutiny as the company and police try to curb reckless behaviour on the street.