Pat Cross thought it would be a brief fill-in job when she began as the tea lady at Queen's High School, Dunedin, back in 1976.
Five years’ hard work will pay off for Syrian twins Dareen and Nadeen Saleem, when they graduate from the University of Otago today with bachelor of pharmacy degrees.
Dunedin city councillors will consider sanctions against one of their own, when the findings of an investigation into "aggressive" behaviour by Cr Lee Vandervis are debated next week.
A Mosgiel man who raped his pregnant partner says he is willing to serve his entire jail term as penance.
Dunedin researchers say residential intervention programmes for women and their children can improve their lives and should be seriously investigated as an alternative to state care.
A "humbled" firefighter has returned to Dunedin after weeks of helping to fight the New South Wales bushfires.
Former Dunedin mayor Dave Cull says he is up for the challenge after being named as the chairman of the Southern District Health Board.
Sinkholes in a Dunedin reserve offer a glimpse into a subterranean world of abandoned coal mines, hewn by hand more than a century ago. They're also a reminder of risks lurking below. Chris Morris goes digging.
No-one was seriously hurt when a car went out of control on State Highway 8 and into the Clutha River near Millers Flat this morning, police say.
Budding arborists from the Otago Polytechnic and members of Dunedin’s Pasifika community — with the help of a Cook Island canoe builder — are collaborating to create a flotilla of traditional vaka.
Where in the world does it make sense that the Clutha district is not in the Clutha electorate, that a decent chunk of Dunedin’s southern suburbs are in Dunedin North, and that the deeply inland...
The Deep Stream water supply to Dunedin is expected to be back in service by the middle of next week following a major fire last month, the DCC says.
An Ethiopian academic whose partner accused him of threatening to attack her with acid as been cleared of several charges.
Dunedin Railways says it is committed to listening as it reconsiders its decision to axe train trips to Middlemarch.
A group of business-minded Dunedin pupils received multiple awards at a national young enterprise competition this week.
When Dr Carol Atmore graduates from the University of Otago today, she will be wearing the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland gown worn by her illustrious great-grandmother Emily Winifred Dickson...