The Otago Regional Council has decided to keep its first-past-the-post voting system. But the public will be given a chance to change that.
A full moon and high tide caused a Dunedin street to resemble more of a river than a road last week.
Bus drivers in Dunedin and Queenstown will not be expected to force passengers to wear face masks or deny entry to people not wearing one.
The benefits of the Otago Regional Council taking over Lake Dunstan Harbourmaster responsibilities will outweigh any negatives, the council says.
The Otago Regional Council will seek guidance from the Government about how to enforce mask-wearing on its Orbus network.
A long-time Dunedin design business has restarted after closing down in March when business dropped off because of Covid-19.
When Alison Jones lost her sight, she was told there was nothing she could do but learn to live with it.
A Queenstown bus driver became stuck for an hour after cars parked on either side of a narrow road blocked it.
Tahuna Intermediate pupils show their appreciation during a special visit from Port To Port’s 8.8m-long trailer boat yesterday.
Dunedin Police have been left unimpressed with motorists for unsafe driving once again, following another intersection operation yesterday.
A historic Dunedin bus shelter given to the Otago Heritage Bus Society will be stored until a new home can be found for it.
Businesses need to consider disabled people when deciding where to display QR codes for Covid-19 contact tracing, a Dunedin access adviser says.
A digger fire in a forestry block near Milton has been brought under control after two helicopters were called in to fight it.
Digital contact tracing is not as effective as manual contact tracing, Otago University researchers says.
A former district councillor has called for a rule change to allow for prosecution for effluent spillage on highways and in public places.
A plan proposed by Aurora Energy will have negative effects on the environment and people’s financial wellbeing and health, the Otago Regional Council says.
The Anglican Bishop of Dunedin, the Rt Rev Dr Steven Benford, holds the Confirmation Eucharist on the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary at St Joseph’s Cathedral yesterday,...
Fishermen have teamed up to help put meals on the table for families in need.
The owners of a house destroyed by fire near Waikouaiti yesterday say they are "devastated" after the blaze engulfed their home.
Firefighters battled a house fire near Waikouaiti, north of Dunedin, this morning.