Recognising Jesus as a victim of sexual abuse — in accordance with the theory of a University of Otago theologian — could have major benefits when it come to how society perceives survivors.
Southern judges will have their caseloads lightened thanks to the introduction of new judicial officers.
A teen driver who fled Dunedin police at high-speed, while a passenger hung out the window and hurled bottles at officers in pursuit, continued driving after losing the car's tyres in a crash.
An excavator moves large, flat rocks to the base of the steps at the southern end of the Esplanade, to improve public access to St Clair Beach.
Researchers at the University of Otago have harnessed the power of crystals in creating a "really cool energy saving device'' which can replace a "whole rack'' of power-hungry lasers and revolutionise future internet communication.
A cyclist has suffered serious injuries after a collision involving his bike and a car in Dunedin this morning.
Tributes and gifts to Dunedin's Muslim community in the wake of the Christchurch mosque shootings are finding new purpose.
Forsyth Barr has started the year off on the right foot after hosting more than 50,000 music fans at two concerts in March.
A new report on the Otago Corrections Facility highlights problems with healthcare and accommodation, but Corrections say the jail is "working effectively".
Get outside and enjoy the sun before it's too late. Because parts of the South, including Dunedin, could be in for heavy showers and even hail tomorrow.
The Festival of Nature next week aims to get Dunedin residents exploring their own backyard and connecting with the water around them.
Council and police officers today closed down a planned cannabis festival near Outram, but organisers have vowed the show will go on at a different site.
A Dunedin artist will head to Austria later this year after beating 800 international applicants for a three-month residency there.
As allegations of sexual assaults continue to surface from Knox College, a University of Otago campus-based group is working to combat attitudes that permit rape and violence.