A large column of black smoke caused by a burning car in Mosgiel spurred multiple calls to emergency services this afternoon.
A man who suffered horrific sexual abuse at two Dunedin schools says an independent body should be established to investigate church abuse cases.
NZ's health service wasn't ready to introduce the bowel cancer screening programme when it began and issues at the Southern DHB's colonoscopy service reflected that, an editorial in today’s Medical Journal says.
Southern residents can see the world without worrying about Covid-19 travel restrictions, thanks to a Dunedin artist.
Ian Taylor's helped bring the America's Cup to life for TV viewers since 1992 - but he's slightly worried the secret designs and sheer speed of the boats for next year's regatta may have left his computer graphics company in the dark.
Being pitched into a mass of stinging insects might not sound like everyone’s idea of a birthday treat.
It's hoped a meeting between the DCC and ORC can be held before Christmas to discuss a joint approach to tackling the environmental issues South Dunedin faces.
A bolt of lightning couldn't stop Mosgiel's Pauline Latta from taking her push to have St John fully funded to the steps of Parliament.
Big trucks, little trucks, red trucks, blue trucks - as any truck passes, Robert Hoover is standing by the road taking a photo.
A Dunedin woman is devastated after watching her beloved pet of 15 years being mauled to death in front of her.
The owners of a car that was stolen in Dunedin late last night followed the thief as they could hear the vehicle as it was being driven along the highway.
Scores of car parks in residential South Dunedin could be scrapped to make changes to bus stops in the suburb.
Otago regional councillors are willing to explore the ways the council can help to develop an integrated regional cycle trail network, saying it is important both for local economies and community...
A Dunedin woman who ripped off three charities on the same day has been sentenced to home detention.