Crew on a container ship who are desperate to spend time ashore in Dunedin have been "blindsided" by extra Covid-19 precautions.
Firefighters have put out a vegetation fire near Fruitlands in Central Otago.
King's High School rector Nick McIvor’s comments about the upcoming cannabis referendum caused an uproar, but he may be in the clear.
Covid-19 put the brakes on Otago Polytechnic’s drive to attract international students but marketing still includes advertising in Russian.
A Dunedin woman unable to get to her father’s funeral has taken some solace from recording a speech for it.
A Dunedin man who breached the autumn lockdown by engaging in non-essential travel was being driven to his girlfriend’s property just after midnight.
Plans to offer Dunedin water maintenance contracts to two large companies- bypassing the DCC's usual tender process - were reviewed legally and the Commerce Commission doesn't intend to investigate.
A Dunedin woman who had to cancel her big OE is well aware her chances of getting much of her money back may have taken a hit.
Planks of timber lay in a fenced-off area at the front of the church, but the fire-damaged St Paul’s Cathedral, in Dunedin, was open again.
A Dunedin woman whose grandson was removed from her family says a government apology is "like gold".
A truck battery may have been responsible for a strong smell of gas at a Mosgiel property last night.
A Dunedin woman on her way home from Beirut is heartbroken it is too late to see her father.
Student representatives are worried proposed caps on the number of Maori and Pasifika admissions to the University of Otago Medical School could have negative implications for decades.
Otago Polytechnic has had a boost to its coffers from more enrolments.
A 12-year-old boy was the behind the wheel of a stolen bus that drove across Dunedin and crashed into several parked cars last night.
Dunedin police have arrested a young person after a badly damaged Go Bus was found in Pine Hill on Thursday night.
Up to $80 million of Dunedin’s water maintenance work could be shared between two large firms for eight years but the DCC is confident its plans will not breach anti-competitive conduct laws.
Loneliness and social isolation due to an extended Covid alert level could increase the mental and physical vulnerabilities of more than half a million elderly New Zealanders.
A rescue helicopter has landed in Bushy Beach Rd near Oamaru and police are in attendance.
A Dunedin woman in Beirut who is desperate to get back to New Zealand to see her ill father should find out soon if her flight is confirmed.