The abrupt appearance of a row of boulders at Long Beach Domain, blocking vehicle access to a popular grassed area, has upset local residents.
A Dunedin father battling a rare brain disorder is swapping prescription pills for a more holistic approach.
Building a ‘‘climate-safe’’ house and creating local climate solutions are the top priorities for Blueskin Resilient Communities Trust.
At least one flight due to land in Dunedin has been turned back to Christchurch, after a thunderstorm caused the runway lights to fail. In Queenstown, flights have been cancelled after an internet outage.
Dunedin experienced it all today - after a fine day turned gloomy bringing rain and hail, while a brief lightning storm sparked fires in the city.
Plans to install more concrete sleepers in Cemetery Rd need to be moved forward to avoid ‘‘taking a gamble with children’s lives’’, a Mosgiel-Taieri Community Board member says.
Budding arborists from the Otago Polytechnic and members of Dunedin’s Pasifika community — with the help of a Cook Island canoe builder — are collaborating to create a flotilla of traditional vaka.
Dunedin researchers say residential intervention programmes for women and their children can improve their lives and should be seriously investigated as an alternative to state care.
The ‘‘brazen’’ rabbit population is booming in Portobello, Otago Peninsula Community Board chairman Paul Pope says.
A groundbreaking multidisciplinary research project involving 6000 people in different parts of the world to shed light on how religion affects family size and child health, has received a...
Pat Cross thought it would be a brief fill-in job when she began as the tea lady at Queen's High School, Dunedin, back in 1976.
Sinkholes in a Dunedin reserve offer a glimpse into a subterranean world of abandoned coal mines, hewn by hand more than a century ago. They're also a reminder of risks lurking below. Chris Morris goes digging.
Five years’ hard work will pay off for Syrian twins Dareen and Nadeen Saleem, when they graduate from the University of Otago today with bachelor of pharmacy degrees.
Dunedin city councillors will consider sanctions against one of their own, when the findings of an investigation into "aggressive" behaviour by Cr Lee Vandervis are debated next week.
A Mosgiel man who raped his pregnant partner says he is willing to serve his entire jail term as penance.
A "humbled" firefighter has returned to Dunedin after weeks of helping to fight the New South Wales bushfires.