A push to sideline some councillors from deciding whether Otago Regional Council chairwoman Marian Hobbs should be removed from her role has been labelled absurd.
A large and intense fire that caused extensive damage to a South Dunedin building is unlikely to have been deliberately lit.
The New Dunedin Hospital logo is so similar to one used for a sex education programme that at least one of them will probably have to change.
Advertising scholarships for students learning about construction or health and safety is the first step of Otago Polytechnic’s community-based response resulting from a prosecution after a...
Babies with jaundice in Nigeria may benefit from an idea that came from an enterprise contest team led by a University of Otago student.
Kmart is reviewing two sites as possibilities to be its new home in Dunedin and is considering options for a temporary site.
Restructuring at Otago Polytechnic could affect 25 staff.
The newly appointed acting chief executive of the Dunedin City Council says she wants the job permanently.
Kmart will not reopen its premises in Dunedin’s Meridian mall.
A man has been charged with aggravated robbery after police were called to a Dunedin dairy tonight.
The Dunedin City Council has appointed Sandy Graham as acting chief executive.
A University of Otago researcher fears increased alcohol purchases during the Covid-19 lockdown may result in more babies being born with foetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) next year.
Two women giving detailed accounts of childbirth is a standout memory for John Broughton from his decades-long association with the University of Otago.
A hike in fees at Australian universities will fuel a popularly held negative view about the employment value of humanities programmes, a University of Otago senior manager says.
A call has gone out to double the funding for one of New Zealand’s most sought-after research grant programmes.
Otago households have had a dramatic slump in confidence in their region’s economy.
General rates will not increase but targeted rates will - creating an overall average increase of 2.3% for Otago Regional Council (ORC) ratepayers.
Several AMI Insurance branches in the South are set to shut but many staff may be moved to digital services and contact centres.
The Dunedin City Council finance and commercial general manager has resigned.
A planned power outage in the Balmacewen area of Dunedin ran over time by more than 90 minutes today.