Police are working to establish the cause of the crash outside Outram on Tuesday, in which a Mosgiel teenager and a Waihola man lost their lives.
Firefighters are warning people to ensure they have working smoke alarms after a house in Woodhaugh was badly damaged by fire.
A wishlist of policies from the Otago University Students' Association to council candidates run the gamut, from a landlord licensing scheme to free buses for students.
A house in the Dunedin suburb of Woodhaugh was "extensively damaged" by fire this morning.
A wishlist of policies from the Otago University Students' Association to candidates for local body elections runs the gamut, from a landlord licensing scheme to free buses for students.
An ex-prisoner who wanted help from police lay on the road outside the Dunedin Police Station this morning.
Native plants are the losers and gorse is the winner when it comes to the Flagstaff blaze, a specialist from the University of Otago says.
Ground crews battled freezing conditions and high winds on Flagstaff yesterday as they dampened down the site of Monday's fires, and searched for hot spots.
Who will sit on new polytechnic subsidiary boards, to be established in April next year, is unclear - and players involved could vary from institution to institution.
It has come under fire from students as a pointless way of advertising the university to people already there - but the University of Otago says it's happy with a $42,000 nine-panel screen.
Otago Polytechnic will be celebrating girl power at this year's Home and Living Show, as female apprentices and tradies collaborate to put together the country's first climate safe house.
For 20 years, millions of historical documents and photographs have had their home in the Hocken Collections' building in Anzac Avenue, but the library is running out of space.
Dunedin National list MP Michael Woodhouse has launched a petition calling on the Government to save Otago Polytechnic.
It's a far cry from stereotypical student fare - but a flat of University of Otago students' healthy cooking and foray into exotic cuisine has paid off.
The University of Otago has signalled its support for the School Strike 4 Climate protest, but says the university will be open as usual, and students will need to decide whether they want to miss...
Two Otago Polytechnic graduates are building a future for themselves in the construction industry, and have been nominated for national awards.
The Fracture Clinic team at Dunedin Hospital has again taken a top award for excellence in the teaching of nursing.
Residents at the Caroline Freeman College hall of residence in Dunedin received a rude awakening this morning after fears of a fire in the residence.
This week might be Te Wiki o Te Reo - but every week is a chance to brush up on Maori language for a pair of humanities lecturers at the University of Otago.
The Loch Ness monster environmental DNA saga has received the most coverage of any piece of research the University of Otago has produced.