Christchurch firm Southbase Construction has been selected as preferred contractor to build the outpatient building of the new Dunedin hospital.
Karitane, on the east Otago coast at the mouth of the Waikouaiti River, was a principal Maori village which included a fortified pa on the Huriawa Peninsula off the left of picture.
Southern candidates failing to tell voters about links to a high-profile disinformation group could be "introducing a cancer that is going to undermine democracy", a Dunedin academic says.
Officials trying to recover the meagre funds left over from the millions disgraced Dunedin financial adviser Barry Kloogh stole hope to avoid court to obtain his only known sizeable asset.
Copper on Highgate was one of several businesses in the Drivers Rd/Highgate area of Dunedin who were angry yesterday after the power went off for several hours.
Green Island School principal Steve Hayward has been such a constant figure that when he steps down at the end of the year, he will have 330 unused sick days.
Hunter Mitchell is routinely 45 minutes late to school, due not to a lack of timekeeping but to a lack of school bus services.
Planned changes in the way public transport is delivered will need to be accompanied by more investment, Dunedin Mayor Aaron Hawkins says.
Children were left in tears when the coach of a junior rugby team was allegedly punched in the face by a spectator at a Dunedin ground on Saturday.
Half of the drivers who failed breath alcohol tests after being pulled over by Dunedin police at the weekend were teenagers — one recording a breath alcohol level of more than 1100mcg.
Te Pukenga is seeking feedback from more than 13,000 staff on the proposed leadership structure of NZ's largest tertiary provider.
Police have recovered the vehicle they say was involved in the suspicious death of a man in Mornington last month.
Few of us can understand the all-encompassing effect that Alzheimer’s and dementia have on the lives of sufferers and everyone else around them.
Voters filled the Brighton Rugby Club, in Brighton, last night to scrutinise seven of the 39 candidates seeking a seat on the Dunedin City Council in this year’s election.
The latest wastewater test results from the Institute of Environmental Science and Research appear to confirm what daily case numbers have suggested: that Covid-19 is on the wane in Otago and...
Over the ages, many economical people have been known to use the same tea bag to brew multiple cups of tea.