Police came under fire yesterday when a man arrived armed with a tray of eggs which he launched at the Dunedin Central Police Station.
There was more action on day two of the Otago Polyfest in Dunedin yesterday, as school and early childhood centre pupils took the stage to celebrate Maori and Pacific cultures
A planned green hydrogen research centre in Dunedin now has the financial backing of both the New Zealand and German governments.
An increasing urgency to improve low vaccination rates among Maori and Pasifka people has been backed by a University of Otago immunologist.
A ‘‘child rescue’’ model unfairly dominates the way decisions are made about the welfare of at-risk children, outgoing Children’s Commissioner Judge Andrew Becroft says.
Parts of London and Filleul Sts in central Dunedin are to be dug up to replace 80-year-old pipes before changes to the city’s main shopping street.
The undersized stop signs by the intersection of a double-fatal crash in Outram have finally been replaced — more than two years after the tragedy.
Dunedin remains at the top of the table when it comes to the portion of its eligible population that is fully vaccinated.
Outdoor activities planned for Labour Weekend would be best completed by Saturday, unless you like getting wet.
The mothers of three young southern men killed in crashes would like rule changes for personal memorials after public tributes to their children were removed or not allowed.
A University of Otago medical academic urges caution using domestic vaccination certificates as they may sway the delicate balance between public health and the loss of personal liberties.
An accelerated push to allow more medium-density housing in New Zealand’s biggest cities may yet touch Dunedin, raising concerns about the vulnerability of its character buildings.
Planting trees may become mandatory for certain new housing developments under rules being considered by the Dunedin City Council.
A man who repeatedly beat his partner, leaving her with 50 bruises, has had his appeal for a shorter sentence dismissed.
A Dunedin woman who orchestrated a honey trap to rob a recently bereaved widower has avoided a prison term.
Accusations of toeing the party line and cheap shots have emerged among Dunedin city councillors, as debate heats up about political party endorsements and team tickets.
Otago Polytechnic has welcomed the proposed model it will operate under when Te Pukenga takes over the country’s 16 technology institutes and polytechnics.
Dunedin remains the most Covid-protected district in the country, but Queenstown Lakes has made a big move up the table into second place.