A visiting American independent folk group have been entertaining crowds across the south, with one last performance in Dunedin tonight before they head to the North Island.
Fifteen medical students guilty of academic misconduct, and another 60 concerned they also broke the rules on placement, should know whether their futures are affected this weekend.
Disruption is expected on Dunedin's south-bound one-way street as work to replace the roof at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum ramps up next week.
On the daily 30-minute drive to their Purakaunui home, 16-year-old Isobel Foster reads books to her mother.
The Otago Museum has postponed a planned educational trip to Samoa, because of the country's worsening measles epidemic.
It's been an uphill battle, but there's a glimmer of hope in the campaign to restore Baldwin St's world record.
The deaths of two endangered native parrots from Orokonui Ecosanctuary have been attributed to human error.
The cost of doing business is climbing inside the Dunedin City Council's companies, as new figures highlight the sums paid to secure top executive talent.
A student who burned an upholstered chair in the middle of the road in Castle St early one morning in May has been discharged without conviction.
Blood on a Dunedin doctor's shoe and the window of his car was 800,000million times more likely to be Amber-Rose Rush's than anyone else, a court has heard.
A $400,000 project to shape the future of Dunedin's transport system has taken another step forward.
Dunedin's cultural institutions are working closely together and are showing "fantastic co-operation", Otago Museum director Dr Ian Griffin says.
Botanists in the field of fungi are celebrating their ability to further grow their research after receiving a Marsden Grant of nearly $1 million.
New Zealand is among the top countries in the world when it comes to producing greenhouse gases on a per capita basis, but some are working hard to cut down the carbon footprint.