Takaraha, the little yellow-eyed penguin who has been tracked 950km up country from South Otago, has gone missing.
Dunedin residents are being encouraged to turn out and welcome home Paralympic gold and bronze medallist Adam Hall tomorrow night.
An intoxicated woman spent about three hours in custody yesterday after a Dunedin judge told her she should ‘‘sleep it off’’.
Dunedin man Jason Mark Adams was jailed last July on his 25th conviction for burglary, was released in November and then committed another six burglaries.
A motorcyclist travelling an estimated 175kmh while overtaking a line of traffic on the Lewis Pass Highway ‘‘was not in a hurry’’ at the time, the Dunedin District Court heard yesterday.
The SSV Robert C. Seamans is one of two tall ship scientific research vessels operated by the United States-based Sea Education Association, which teaches people about the ocean.
The University of Otago is welcoming more international students this year - and among them are four high-achieving scholarship winners, enrolling through a scheme designed to strengthen...
The DCC will spend $60,000 on closing the lower Octagon and lower Stuart St for six days, and temporarily transforming the area into an ''inviting streetscape'' and ''central hub'' for Ed Sheeran fans.
Dunedin's local alcohol policy has hit another wall after it was withdrawn from consideration at a Dunedin City Council meeting because of legal fears.
The different ways the word ''yes'' can be said was highlighted during roll call at Logan Park High School's Race Unity Day yesterday.
Outgoing Presbyterian Support Otago chief executive Gillian Bremner was thanked yesterday at an event marking almost a quarter century at the helm of the organisation.
No new poker machines will be allowed in Dunedin, councillors have voted unanimously, as part of changes to the DCC's gambling and TAB venue policy.
A long-serving Dunedin City Council senior manager is stepping down as head of property, but says her resignation has nothing to do with the problems faced by the embattled department.
An Otago Peninsula home depicted in a classic New Zealand painting narrowly escaped destruction yesterday after a fire started in its ceiling space.
A site for the new Dunedin hospital has been chosen and is being considered by the Cabinet, with a public announcement likely to be made next month.
A large earthquake would likely compromise the Waipori floodbank and result in a flood akin to the 1980 disaster in an area including the airport, a new report says.
As long as it plays by the rules, competitors and local authorities are relaxed about Uber's expansion into Otago.
A proposed site for the Dunedin Hospital rebuild is being considered by Cabinet, and a decision is likely to be made public next month.
A long serving Dunedin City Council senior staff member will step down next month, quitting the council's embattled property department.
Dunedin police have arrested a man after he allegedly pointed a BB gun at a passing police car in South Dunedin this morning.