Hundreds of University of Otago staff and students marched today against plans to cut 182 general staff jobs.
Dunedin police are hunting for a "suspicious man" seen entering properties in a notorious student party street early this morning.
Allied Press has collected four national printing awards.
A teenager who was declined bail made a desperate dash from the court.
The dream of restoring historic launch Elsie Evans as an Otago Harbour ferry has moved closer to reality.
There's nothing quite like the smell of whale breath on your face in the morning.
Dunedin could soon have a bylaw banning freedom campers in vehicles without toilets.
A pack of Dunedin firefighters has beaten law enforcement and fire service personnel from around the world to win a gold medal in the United States.
A community organisation has its claws out after Dunedin City Council contractors discarded dead cats without contacting owners, prompting the council to look at its processes.
A blackout is sweeping across Dunedin this week, as the All Blacks prepare to take on the Wallabies at Forsyth Barr Stadium.
Police believe multiple burglars may be operating in Dunedin's southern suburbs, after two sprees of dishonesty offending there in as many weekends.
The Otago Museum's Discovery World and Tropical Forest have inspired ''significantly more than a million visitors'' to take an interest in science, technology, engineering and maths.
The Dunedin CIB is investigating after a mattress was set alight in a secure mental health ward at Wakari Hospital, resulting in four staff members needing treatment.
Port Chalmers author Julie Fawcett, her 8-year-old Samoyed dog Angel-Louise and (from left) Lilly Singh (8), Hoani Singh (12), Pyper Swete (6), Hunter Swete (6), Finn Fraser (6) and Connor Fraser ...
Prof Brian Dolan, of the Canterbury District Health Board, presents a workshop to Southern District Health Board staff in Dunedin's Hutton Theatre yesterday.
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull has criticised figures released by the Taxpayer's Union.
A poll of Otago Daily Times readers has shown strong support for the Government's plan for a new $1.2 billion to $1.4 billion Dunedin Hospital.
Influential Dunedin musician Peter Gutteridge was found to be confused and disoriented days before his death.
Dunedin ratepayers seem to have it a bit easier than the majority of the country when it comes to residential rates a report by Taxpayers Union has found.
A fire at Wakari Hospital which led to several people being taken to hospital is being treated as suspicious, Fire and Emergency New Zealand say.