Dunedin Mayor Aaron Hawkins says the city is well placed to weather the next 12 days at Alert Level 2.
WellSouth have opened a drive-through Covid-19 testing facility in Dunedin in response to increased demand, but authorities are asking people to call 0800 Virus 19 before getting a test. The...
The lack of testing of staff at the border is extraordinary, a prominent Otago University epidemiologist says.
Dunedin scientist Jemma Geoghegan is using powerful genomic tracing technology to try to solve the riddle of how four Auckland family members became infected with Covid-19.
Escalating cost projections have caused the latest delay for Mosgiel’s flood preparedness infrastructure.
Scott Wesney is disappointed but philosophical after Covid-19 restrictions have twice denied him the chance to graduate in person from the University of Otago.
The new bus fares have fallen flat for Dunedin Mayor Aaron Hawkins, who says they should be cheaper for students and disabled people.
Grieving a family member is a difficult process in any situation, let alone under the restrictions of a pandemic.
A former elite athlete accused of rape has had the charge withdrawn after an "extraordinary" step taken by the court.
Multiple flights from Auckland will arrive in Otago and Southland today despite Level 3 Covid restrictions being in place in the city.
When a repeat Peeping Tom was caught by Dunedin police he claimed it was not sexual, he "just liked looking at how other people live".
As Dunedin shifts back into Covid-19 restrictions, Dine Dunedin continues with venues that understand what is required under Alert Level 2 conditions, director Nicola McConnell says.
A cellphone left on a shop counter nearly led to a 71-year-old Dunedin woman being scammed out of more than $100,000, a court has heard.
Allied Press, due to economic pressure, has stopped home delivery in some of the outlying areas of Dunedin for the weekly The Star newspaper.
Dunedin doctors, overwhelmed by a renewed demand for Covid-19 tests, say if requests continue they will need assistance from community-based assessment centres (CBACs).
Southern health officials are confident the region and its people are ready for any incursion of Covid-19, while businesses are displaying QR codes for a Covid tracing app.
Dunedin buses have reduced capacity under Level 2 restrictions, due to the need for physical distancing.