Arborists carefully remove dangerous trees in Portobello Rd, Dunedin yesterday.
Employing security staff to check Covid-19 vaccine passes at Dunedin City Council sites has cost more than $20,000.
Many young southerners got their first Covid-19 jabs yesterday as vaccinations for children began smoothly.
Dunedin crews were called to a suspicious fire in toetoe in the Silverstream area yesterday before returning overnight to control a flare-up.
Two wards have been closed at Dunedin Hospital and infection and prevention-control measures are in place following a gastroenteritis outbreak.
The Tongan volcano that erupted on Saturday showed signs of activity in 2015, but nothing that suggested a large eruption was coming, an Otago scientist says.
Beachgoers and sunbathers may have noticed unusual tidal action on Otago’s coastline over the past three days as Cyclone Cody and Tonga's volcano eruption disturbed the surrounding ocean.
Measuring temperature variations in supercooled ocean water under the Ross Ice Shelf may hold the key to informing New Zealand’s future weather forecasts.
After a hectic year of construction, Covid-19 lockdowns and staff changes, private mental health provider Ashburn Clinic is hoping for a quieter 2022, pandemic permitting.
A neighbourly feud was dismissed in court after the truth could not be found in the two differing testimonies.
There were no stand-up chameleons at the show, but still the people came and left with smiles on their faces.
Diana Reece had dreams of extending her holiday after the horses she backed won three of the five races she bet on at Wingatui Racecourse on Saturday.
The Great Moscow Circus tent construction team of (from left) Gary Brophy, Luis Dazi, Ross Goodger and Dylan Webber begins the installation of the circus’ new tent for its upcoming shows at the...
Artificial intelligence is fast becoming commonplace across a wide range of sectors - from major industries such as agriculture and manufacturing, to health and entertainment. The Star finds out how it's being utilised in Dunedin.
A sexual predator who attacked a schoolgirl and five women in Dunedin, Canterbury and the West Coast has been denied parole.