When taking a 100-year-old car to Timaru, it's best to take the back roads and avoid State Highway 1.
Fear of missing out drives many people to keep using social media, despite the loss of privacy and commercial manipulation.
Strike action by medical imaging technologists has not prevented southern region patients in life-threatening situations from accessing X-rays or scans if they needed them, the Southern DHB says.
The Ravensbourne Boating Club could soon have working toilets and showers after a long wastewater dispute.
Dunedin city councillor Jim O'Malley says he is likely to walk away at the end of the next term, after missing out on the mayoralty and facing a difficult three years ahead.
Appointing a chairman or chairwoman for the Otago Regional Council may not be as simple as in past terms. Reporter Jono Edwards speculates wildly on who its next leader might be.
The only Dunedin city councillor to lose his seat this election has thanked his supporters and offered to help where he can.
In 2015, before he was suddenly interrupted, John Chambers was a member of the Southern District Health Board.
Crown workplace safety agency WorkSafe will scrutinise health and safety practices at Wakari Hospital after being notified of an issue at the hospital last month.
Dunedin city councillor Christine Garey is saying little as others pick her as the frontrunner to become deputy mayor.
The Dunedin group planning a multimillion-dollar cable car system on High St has had a setback, missing out on a $100,000 Provincial Growth Fund request to help keep the project moving.
Umbrellas and plastic ponchos were the fashion of the day as revellers braved the rain for this year's Vogel Street Party.
Dunedin's next mayor is already busy, just one day into his new role, but he still has some explaining to do to his 3-year-old son.
The University of Otago has denied it has plans for an aquarium or marine institute on the waterfront - despite Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull saying the university is still interested in the development.
As Dunedin's freshly elected councils consider what direction to take this fine city, we ask if they have the guts to take on the bold vision outlined by ODT columnist David Loughrey in 2016.
Southern hospitals have once again delayed some elective operations and outpatient appointments due to industrial action.
Passengers on a Jetstar flight from Dunedin last week were "disgusted" when a family changed their child's soiled pants on one of the aisle seats.