The Dunedin City Council’s proposed new heritage rules are too restrictive and property owners should have more freedom to demolish uneconomic heritage buildings, the Property Council says.
Vehicles of all shapes and sizes are invited to take part in the Rev ’n’ Ride Dunedin car cruise next month to raise funds for the New Zealand Cancer Society
There has been a muted response in Dunedin to a Spark Foundation programme to provide low-cost broadband to needy families.
A Waldronville couple is calling for action on intersections in the Green Island area after two "near misses" this month.
Standing down after 27 years on the Otago Regional Council, Louise Croot refuses to say she is retiring.
When Tracy Holmes was diagnosed with alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency liver disease, doctors told her parents she would not live much past her second birthday.
The days of dealing with the worst that Otago weather can throw at veterinarian Peter Gillespie might not be completely over.
A 12-year-old boy suffered moderate injuries after falling from a rope swing at Purakaunui beach this afternoon.
A woman set to speak in Dunedin later this month risked her life negotiating with Islamic terrorists for the release of soldiers and unknowingly became involved in a battle involving the...
The biggest threat to specialist services in Dunedin is the Otago-Southland region’s lack of population, Southern DHB deputy commissioner Richard Thomson says.
The violin Alexander Aitken played in the trenches in the Gallipoli Campaign and at the Battle of the Somme is on display at Otago Boys’ High School. Dunedin Symphony Orchestra Gallipoli to the...
Beware — the "fraudsters, con-men and charlatans" will be out in Dunedin tonight.
The ODT asks some questions of arts festival Dunedin performer, Mikelangelo.
A Dunedin GP says he is being forced to join a shared medical records system which gives the Southern District Health Board a "blank cheque" to take more patient information.
The SDHB is fighting a proposal to classify Dunedin’s endangered physio pool site as a heritage building, saying it may have to be demolished as part of a hospital redevelopment.
Many in the Caversham community are delighted the Dunedin City Council has begun looking for ways to fix a "dangerous" intersection.
Alcohol is everywhere in Dunedin. It’s on our streets, in our shops and our homes, forming habits that can last a lifetime. But when does a taste for a tipple become a problem? In the second of a...
St Clair Hot Salt Water Pool duty supervisor Ian Fitzpatrick watches as a robot pool scrubber puts the finishing touches to the paddling pool in readiness for the opening of the pool on Saturday.
There is precisely one week to go until the last day of voting in Dunedin’s local government elections. David Loughrey looks back on the election period so far and considers what attitude one...
Australian comedian Jim Jefferies has rescheduled performances in Dunedin and Invercargill from this month to next year.