The US woman critically injured while riding a Lime scooter home in Dunedin last month has been offered a free helmet by a UK-based company.
A surf life-saver has sounded the alarm about potentially lethal troughs in the sand at St Clair and St Kilda, after more than two dozen people were rescued at Dunedin beaches in the past week.
Power was cut to some North Dunedin homes and traffic backed up for a time after a driver crashed into a power pole before fleeing the scene.
A Waihola man who crashed on State Highway 1, wiping out two power poles, has dodged a potential drink-driving conviction.
If the Government is determined to go ahead with centralising polytechnics, Dunedin should be the organisation's new headquarters, Otago Polytechnic chief executive Phil Ker says.
A man who took more than eight times the daily paua limit said he did it to impress his grandparents for their 50th anniversary.
An independent review of Enterprise Dunedin has criticised its performance in the tourism sector, but stopped short of recommending a major overhaul.
A man was taken to Dunedin Hospital after the digger he was operating hit an electric fence near Henley yesterday.
A Dunedin contractor has criticised a decision by a professional body to merely demand training for a past president found to have breached its code of conduct.
The former head of Invermay says AgResearch's decision to scrap plans for a $206million research facility at Lincoln shows what a ''disaster'' the plan has been.
More than 1000 people packed the clocktower lawn at the start of the University of Otago's 150th anniversary celebrations yesterday.
Draco Kinley is about to go home - which is a very big step for a child who has lived in the children's ward at Dunedin Hospital his whole life.
An out-of-control Australian with sharp claws and a bad attitude raised hell in a Dunedin home early yesterday.
Dublin-born Prof Sonja Tiernan has been appointed to the University of Otago's Eamon Cleary Chair of Irish Studies.
The Otago Regional Council is refusing to release documents relating to two directors who left the organisation last year.
Renee Whitehouse forgot one important thing after the collision between the Lime scooter she was riding and a truck left her fighting for her life.