After years of battling the scarfie booze culture, the University of Otago is backing new ideas to keep students safe, following the death of a student last year. Grant Miller reports.
Fly fishing has been described as the most fun you can have standing up. No doubt fly-fisherman, teacher, author and Otago Daily Times angling columnist Mike Weddell would agree.
Mourners of motocross champion Grason Veitch, who died in a car crash last Sunday, gathered for burnouts at Odlins Pl, in Mosgiel, yesterday.
Dunedin police have identified three youths who allegedly started two fires in the Green Island area earlier this week.
New Zealand’s Young Writers Festival starts in Dunedin today with a range of workshops and events to inspire young writers.
As Dunedin’s carbon emissions worsen, a zero carbon alliance involving the city’s biggest organisations is being proposed.
Ann Swan still remembers the day four of her former pupils turned up at her classroom door with a card and a cake to celebrate her birthday.
Concerns about congestion on Dunedin's one-way systems and the need for multi-storey car parking buildings is included in public feedback over the Shaping Future Dunedin Transport project.
A woman who believes she unwittingly aided an online scam has spoken of her shock, saying that she nearly committed money laundering for a business posing as a legitimate Dunedin store.
Associate Housing Minister Kris Faafoi (right) talks with (from left) Presbyterian Support Otago community finance team leader Melanie Aicken, family works director Carmen Batchelor and Dunedin...
This year’s Otago university students’ capping show was postponed three times and the actors had to keep their distance during rehearsals, but not even Covid-19 can halt a 126-year tradition.
More than 100 pupils from Big Rock School and Little Rock Preschool joined local residents and iwi on Brighton Beach yesterday to send a message loud and clear - they don't want a landfill in their back yard.
A fledging northern royal albatross failed to take full flight and ended up in the sand dunes at Aramoana this week.