Passengers aboard the wildlife cruise vessel Monarch got a spectacular surprise when a pod of orcas swam within 30m of their boat near the entrance to Otago Harbour.
An SUV which gave a Dunedin a resident a "rude awakening" when a man crashed it into the side of his house yesterday has finally been removed.
Special votes could make New Zealand's tight election tighter, with the likelihood the Green Party and Labour will take seats off National.
The man who photographed a sign on a Dunedin beach claiming to prove the earth is flat is in shock after it made the headlines across the world.
A nationwide police crackdown on barbers and hairdressers offering complimentary drinks started in Dunedin.
Dunedin may not be able to claim Richie McCaw but it can claim a towering giant by the name of ``Reachie McClaw''.
A lot has changed at the University of Otago’s residential colleges, but the man given the new role of senior warden says the essence that makes them special lives on.
Physical education students have decided they are not going to let the University of Otago cut parts of the school without putting up a fight.
Some of New Zealand's top tech entrepreneurs are surprised at the amount of innovation happening in the Dunedin tech sector.
After a tough 14 months, beloved Port Chalmers dairy farmer Merrall MacNeille is finally selling milk again.
Questions remain over how local councils will pay for damage caused in Dunedin by last month's flooding.
Generators were brought in to supply power to a central Dunedin street after a fault cut electricity to 17 customers.
More than 70,000 animals used for research were euthanised at the University of Otago over five years.
Dunedin Railway's recovery from last month's flood has been complicated by a contractor shortage and an unexpected track closure north of the city.
An abandoned University of Otago building is set to get a new lease of life after a $9.1 million upgrade.
Research activity is the main cause of a more than seven-fold increase in data travelling to and from the University of Otago's network.
The Southern District Health Board’s urology service is the worst in New Zealand, a leading figure in the field says.