The University of Otago is considering building two new student halls of residence.
"Something's got to give" — that is the feeling among Otago secondary school teachers as the PPTA prepares for strikes next year, the principal of Kavanagh College says.
A tussle between the local council and a Balclutha resident over the fate of two 70-year-old sequoia and oak trees has reached the High Court, but is still unresolved.
An ongoing investigation suggests some medical students may have cheated in their third-year examinations at the University of Otago.
The lower Clutha and Taieri rivers remain in flood after this week's downpour, but forecast heavy rain over the weekend is not expected to cause "significant issues".
Letters from current and former staff members about the decision to cut art history from the University of Otago’s offerings reveal academics’ views on retaining the subject, with one saying...
Sentencing in the case of an Invercargill deer velvet company which misrepresented the amount of the ingredient in its capsules has been delayed.
A Dunedin businessman has been fined $85,000 for trying to pass Chinese-made concrete cladding off as high-quality Australian-made material - months after distributors who sold the cladding were...
A shortage of builders is behind delays to Otago University's multimillion-dollar music and performing arts redevelopment in Dunedin.
The founder of a Dunedin company has been fined $85,000 for trying to pass Chinese-made concrete cladding off as high quality Australian-made material.
Being chosen supreme winner at the nation’s Maori art awards is a "great honour" after a long and rich career, Marilynn Webb says.
Being crowned supreme winner at the nation's Maori art awards is a "great honour'' after a long and rich career, Marilynn Webb says.
An Invercargill family’s young son is a "miracle baby" twice over — conceived after years of IVF, before being born prematurely.
Six and a-half million dollars was paid out in redundancy money by the University of Otago this year — more than the previous four years combined.
A first-time animal fosterer is paws-itively thrilled to be opening up her home to a family of felines, and is encouraging more people to take the step as the SPCA prepares for kitten season.
Bells will ring out for the University of Otago's 150th anniversary celebrations, as part of a series of newly announced events geared towards the alumni and the city.
Planned protests by primary school teachers will be held around Otago and Southland tomorrow, and more than 1000 demonstrators are expected to gather in the Octagon.
A street in Dunedin's industrial area is blocked after a three-car collision this afternoon.
Students may be facing the largest rent increase in recent years but the head of the Otago Property Investors' Association says they are "getting off lightly''.
The University of Otago is predicting its roll will hit a six-year high next year, reaching 18,830 equivalent full-time students (EFTS) despite a national drop in high school leavers also being...