The cancellation of a major gas and oil exploration programme off the Otago coast has been greeted with resignation and joy.
Ali Cooper knows what makes a good nurse.
From building stone homes in Lebanon to stone walls on the Otago Peninsula, Mohamad Alashour knows how it's done.
Alec Muir has become the first flour miller in South Canterbury to win the NZ Flour Millers Association's Tier One Barris Sherris Scholarship.
Mosgiel volunteer firefighter Liam Sheridan shows Laura Thomas (13), Felicity Nichol (11) and Sophie Nichol (13) what was left of a home after a fire which reached 700degC tore through it in October.
A dragon, dinosaur, penguins, Harry Potter and even the Grinch took to Dunedin’s George St yesterday to mark the start of the silly season.
It is no secret that Rebecca Westoby, of Dunedin, is a big fan of jigsaw puzzles.
If all you want for Christmas is to sit on Santa’s lap, you will be having a jolly time this year.
Emergency services were called to a two-car crash in North Dunedin this afternoon.
A large column of black smoke caused by a burning car in Mosgiel spurred multiple calls to emergency services this afternoon.
The owners of a car that was stolen in Dunedin late last night followed the thief as they could hear the vehicle as it was being driven along the highway.
It's hoped a meeting between the DCC and ORC can be held before Christmas to discuss a joint approach to tackling the environmental issues South Dunedin faces.
Otago regional councillors are willing to explore the ways the council can help to develop an integrated regional cycle trail network, saying it is important both for local economies and community...
A compromise has been made with the Broad Bay community after plans to widen the road and add a cycleway proved unfavourable.
The number of people using buses in Queenstown has been significantly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Otago Regional Council will seek to form a partnership with the Dunedin City Council to make decisions for the future of South Dunedin.
The source responsible for up to 600 litres of diesel spilling into the Otago Harbour from a South Dunedin stormwater drain has "likely" been identified, the Otago Regional Council says.
Smokers are being offered a "lifestyle upgrade" from Dunedin health professionals for free.
Environmental stewardship will take leaps and bounds among the next generation thanks to $28,000 in funding being approved for a Queenstown biodiversity trust, its leader says.
After an extraordinary year for health workers, Southern District Health Board staff have been celebrated for their compassion, innovation, and ability to work in unprecedented circumstances.