Blue-green algae has been found in Tomahawk Lagoon, the Otago Regional Council says.
Potentially toxic algae has been found in Tomahawk Lagoon and people should keep themselves and their pets out of the water.
Otago regional councillors do not want to be considered as candidates for a panel that will hear submissions on freshwater planning for its upcoming regional policy statement.
NZ Transport Agency senior project manager Jason Forbes checks the 24 giant pipes that will be used to extend three stormwater culverts in Sawyers Bay.
The driver of a Toyota Prado wagon was lucky to escape uninjured after it rolled on the Northern Motorway yesterday afternoon.
Dunedin fire crews battled a grass fire and ensured that a house remained protected on Otago Peninsular this afternoon.
Motorists have been warned to expect delays after a crash on Dunedin's Northern Motorway closed the southbound lane.
The driver of a car which crashed into a parked car in South Dunedin this afternoon has been taken to hospital in a serious condition.
There are likely to be more disappointed and out-of-pocket Ticket Rocket customers following the cancellation of The Ten Tenors New Zealand tour.
The potential sources of the lead detected in the Waikouaiti/Karitane drinking water are limited and it should therefore be "a pretty easy contaminant to deal with" once identified, an...
The DCC says the rummaging through rubbish by gulls is not considered a significant issue, but it is a "nuisance" when it happens.
Emotions were high in Middlemarch last night as residents had the chance to face the Otago Regional Council and Dunedin City Council following the January floods.
Snow, rain, or shine. Whatever the weather, John Meegan has likely braved it while laying a new roof on the former Dunedin Prison building.
A Dunedin mum was in shock after what she thought was a power line fell on her car while she and her son were in it yesterday afternoon.