Sea-level rise will be painful for the whole of Dunedin and the city needs to respond to the threat now, the University of Otago's Centre for Sustainability says.
A University of Otago study has found a naturally occurring probiotic could reduce cases of gestational diabetes in pregnant women by 68%.
Otago Polytechnic is preparing for a $60 million overhaul of its campus set to begin next year.
Transpower expressed safety concerns over the way Aurora Energy used Transpower’s South Dunedin substation site.
The University of Otago is allowing a controversial anti-vaccination film to be shown on campus despite concern its message puts children at risk.
Inconsistent ground conditions have delayed work on the University of Otago's $130million dental school project.
The Otago University Students' Association is tackling freshers' flu head-on by offering free vaccinations to about 2500 students.
Making students of all sexual orientations and gender identities feel welcome is the aim of Otago University Students' Association's diversity week.
A group of student ''super heroes'' have responded to a plea from preschool children to keep the footpaths outside their child-care centre in North Dunedin free from broken glass.
National and Labour are disputing the significance of figures suggesting the number of Dunedin state houses could be cut by 15% in the next 10 years.
A proposal that new homes in South Dunedin and other coastal areas be relocatable is still firmly on the table despite fierce opposition.
Delta has been dealt another blow, losing its multimillion-dollar contract to run the Green Island Landfill and transfer station.
Delta has lost its multimillion-dollar contract to run the Green Island Landfill and transfer station.
Dunedin City Council-owned companies Delta and Aurora are a step closer to becoming separate entities.
A University of Otago researcher is worried a law change could result in children being attracted to ''vaping''.
Two cars have been significantly damaged in a three-car crash on Vogel St, but no one injured.
Oil industry lobbyists and complicit politicians have been blamed for the ''tragedy'' of New Zealand's 20-year delay in moving to unleaded petrol.
Hyde St residents have been asked not to speak to the media ahead of the street's party this Saturday.
Extremely high levels of lead in New Zealand cities in the 1970s and 1980s lowered the IQ and life prospects of today's adults, Dunedin Study research has found.
Another transformed building in Dunedin's revitalised warehouse precinct has been revealed.