Routines have started returning to normal at southern hospitals in the wake of the two-day strike by resident doctors.
A Dunedin woman who attacked her best friend then followed her home to rip out clumps of her hair has been sentenced to home detention.
Research findings that young people are poorly informed about contraception have come as no surprise to people who work with pregnant teenagers.
Dunedin high school rolls are expected to reach near capacity in 2019, following a strong surge in junior enrolments.
Soft plastic waste recycling could be reinstated in the southern region within the next 12 months, if all goes to plan for The Packaging Forum's soft plastic recycling scheme.
Police are urging people who park their cars in the Manor Pl area to come forward if they notice items like iPads, cameras, or spare change missing from their vehicles, after a man was arrested for breaking into at least two cars.
A Zimbabwaen living in Dunedin fears for the future of his home country - and the safety of his family - as a violent crackdown continues in the African nation.
Demand for accommodation is already heating up in Dunedin following confirmation Fleetwood Mac is coming back.
There's nothing like waiting for dawn to break over the runway at Dunedin International Airport - and organisers are hopeful Dunedin and New Zealand's second "Run the Runway" event will recapture the special atmosphere.
A woman hit by a car in South Dunedin this morning is now in a stable condition in Dunedin Hospital.
An empty plot of land in Dunedin once used by the former Cadbury factory for staff parking is once more full of cars - fleet vehicles belonging to the Southern District Health Board and the Ministry of Health.
The female lime scooter rider struck by a truck early this morning is now out of surgery, but remains in a serious condition in Dunedin Hospital.
Intersection improvements to increase safety around a central city school in Dunedin are expected to cost nearly $500,000.
A fatal explosion on cruise ship Emerald Princess in Port Chalmers two years ago has prompted warnings international standards are urgently needed when it comes to maintaining, inspecting and...
Les Bayne, of Mosgiel, in his light wagon, pulled by horse Pippa, travels along School Rd on the Taieri Plain as horse and driver prepare for next month's Goldfields Cavalcade to Lake Hawea.
Fleetwood Mac is returning to Dunedin to play another concert under the roof at Forsyth Barr Stadium this year and this time they will have a Kiwi in the band.
Police converged in numbers on the former Cadbury site in Dunedin last night, but any fears the one-time chocolate factory had become a crime scene were quickly allayed.