Centenarian Jean Elizabeth Irwin, nee Nicoll, says her secret to a long life is good food and a loving family.
Otago Museum science communicator Alice Morrison shows off the first edible bananas to be cut from the Tropical Forest in its Tuhura Science Centre.
As the 30th anniversary of the Aramoana massacre looms, reporters Molly Houseman and Daisy Hudson ask if lessons from that tragedy could have prevented the mosque terror attacks.
Waiata, karakia and stories were offered in Dunedin yesterday to commemorate the people of Parihaka, in Taranaki.
A determined group of fishers feel their concerns about new rules concerning recreational blue cod fishing were listened to during a meeting held in Dunedin at the weekend.
Working on trust, connectivity and communication has made for happier staff at the Otago Regional Council, a new survey has shown.
Southland is getting a "free lunch" by not contributing any funding to the Otago Regional Rescue Helicopter service, one Otago regional councillor says.
A vehicle crashed into a rock face in Dunedin last night after the driver allegedly began assaulting his female passenger.
The Armed Offenders Squad entered a South Otago house illegally last year and arrested a man, an investigation has found.
Almost 300 more patients were rescued by the Otago Regional Rescue Helicopter service this past year.
Southlanders can now provide feedback on the Government funded shovel-ready flood protection projects for their region.
The driver of a vehicle that crashed into a bush while trying to flee police in Dunedin on Tuesday is the same man who was reported knocking on doors and telling people he was "fundraising", police...
A number of crashes in Dunedin yesterday kept police busy after an "incredibly disappointing" weekend on the city's roads.
A man whose vehicle crashed while he was fleeing police in Dunedin yesterday is the same man who was reported knocking on doors and telling people he was "fundraising" on Monday.
One car rolled 15 times, another was left hanging off a bridge, and drink-drivers got up to some mischief in an "incredibly disappointing" long weekend for police in the South.