One year on from a Dunedin fire that burnt 30ha of scrub and closed several popular tracks, the vegetation shows resilience, Forest and Bird members say.
A "crisis cafe" near Dunedin Hospital has been suggested as a way to help the mentally ill and take some of the pressure off its emergency department.
A person sustained moderate injuries when the car they were in collided with a tree in East Taieri this morning.
Drink-drivers were involved in crashes with parked cars and parking meters in Dunedin at the weekend.
Threatening and aggressive behaviour led to trespass notices being issued in Dunedin on Friday night.
Dunedin's mayor is welcoming the move to Alert Level 1 but says a continued effort is needed to keep the virus at bay.
Public submissions on proposed regional water plan changes in Otago are in, and it seems most correspondents are not happy with them.
A teen who died in a crash in Dunedin on the weekend was a talented motocross rider who has won national titles.
Former Dunedin epidemiologist and alcohol harm researcher Jennie Connor is heartened by a drop in hospitalisation from assaults, after alcohol sale restrictions.
Emergency services rushed to a central Dunedin street after someone came off their motorbike, resulting in serious injuries.
Sarah Ewing (left), of Dunedin, and Amanda Church, of Waitati, enjoy a sunny day out with pooches (from left) Maddy, Jack and Gypsy at Larnach Castle yesterday.
Ongoing uncertainty about how long New Zealand’s border will stay shut and a likely plunge in income are keeping the South’s providers of education for international students on edge.
It is not easy competing with the other entertainment attractions a weekend offers, but Act New Zealand leader David Seymour said he was happy with the attendance, given Covid-19 restrictions, at a...
The screech of tyres and then a bang alerted a former chief fire officer at Dunedin’s Ravensbourne station to a fatal crash near his house.
National launched its election campaign in virtual mode yesterday but with a concrete promise for Dunedin.