When Bridget Dalley inherited an old duvet from a family friend, she politely said thanks, and then promptly threw it in a cupboard because it was "too garish" to put on her bed.
Former Dunedin mayor Dave Cull has confirmed he is receiving chemotherapy treatment for pancreatic cancer.
A Dunedin bar manager caught with his hand in the till has escaped conviction to help his future job prospects.
The challenges facing the new Dunedin Hospital are "no better or worse than they have always been", project steering group chairman Pete Hodgson says.
A Dunedin sex offender who abused three boys in the 1970s has been given an emphatic send-off by his victims.
The earliest surviving structural evidence of the European settlement of Dunedin will soon be underfoot again for shoppers in the city centre, at an estimated cost of $400,000.
An $8million redevelopment at Mercy Hospital will deliver the hospital’s biggest boost in overnight bed capacity for 20 years.
One for the road is never a good idea, particularly when you have had "a heavy night on the booze", a Dunedin woman has discovered.
Before an aggravated robbery committed at the end of last year, the defendant had been out of trouble for three years and had graduated from a polytechnic building course. He had a severely...
Colourful characters graced the opening evening of the Dunedin Craft Beer and Food Festival and plenty more will pour through the gates today.
Working on trust, connectivity and communication has made for happier staff at the Otago Regional Council, a new survey has shown.
Otago Peninsula Trust ecotourism manager Hoani Langsbury is appealing for any photographs or further sightings of a large feral cat seen near Allans Beach this week.
Winning — the novelty never wears off, even after taking home New Zealand’s top composition award for the third year in a row, Michael Norris says.
An aeroplane with high-resolution cameras is conducting flyovers in the high country as government agencies estimate Himalayan tahr numbers and mob sizes in South Island Crown pastoral leases.
People are already queuing outside Forsyth Barr Stadium for Dunedin's annual Craft Beer and Food Festival.
A Black Fern has sidestepped a conviction for drink-driving to boost her chances of playing in next year’s Rugby World Cup — on home soil.
Delays and cost overruns on the new Dunedin Hospital project raise doubts whether the project will be completed to the size and scope planned, National Dunedin list MP Michael Woodhouse says.
Much of the North East Valley Anglican Church hall demolished this week which it is hoped will make way for social housing has been salvaged for future church restoration projects — and for smoked...