A 47-year-old Dunedin man is facing a murder charge after the discovery of a body in the suburb of Brockville.
A new partnership between the University of Otago and India's BSE Institute is to focus on teaching business-based postgraduate programmes.
Police are investigating the theft of 28 firearms stolen from a Dunedin home.
A new report by a University of Otago researcher recommends New Zealand national sporting bodies should adopt a policy of zero tolerance for homophobia and other discriminatory behaviour.
Dunedin will have four resident neurosurgeons, three of them with academic duties, and the future of the service in Dunedin is secure, the University of Otago says.
Delta and Aurora have been telling the Dunedin City Council entity tasked with overseeing them that a planned upgrade of the network was ''under control''.
Three separate investigations have been launched into Aurora and Delta amid claims their failure to replace dangerous power poles could cost the Dunedin City Council tens of millions of dollars.
Gowns, robes, white gloves and a hat that pointed in two directions were accoutrements that added to the pomp and ceremony of the inaugural Dunedin City Council meeting.
Dunedin councillor Lee Vandervis has been unable to attract any support in the newly elected city council after putting himself forward to head the infrastructure services committee.
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull has hit back at claims councils are wasting money on social media advertising.
Firefighters assess the fire-damaged office of IDEA Services, in King Edward St, about 9.30am yesterday.
Bright balloons remain at the Larnach Rd, Dunedin, bus shelter yesterday after a celebration by Waverley residents on Labour Day.
A partial coastal retreat has been proposed as the best way to protect St Clair and St Kilda Beaches and what lies behind them.
An elderly woman hit by a car in Hillside Rd yesterday is likely to be flown to Christchurch for treatment.
Christchurch neurosurgeon Ronald Boet says the South is too small to support neurosurgery and the service should be centralised in Christchurch.
A pedestrian has suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car in South Dunedin.
Dunedin risks gaining a reputation as a ``slum city'' if landlords continue to flout Government standards, Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull says.
Dylan Ashton (10) performs her circus act at the Extravaganza at the Kensington Oval yesterday.
A Mosgiel couple were woken by an ``almighty crash'' as an alleged drunken driver's car ploughed through their fence and scraped against their house.
A popular student dairy could be about to be transformed after a planner expressed support for plans to build a three-storey structure in its place.