A group of Otago academics has called for the designation "Asian" to be removed from health statistics as it fails to present a true impression of people’s wellbeing.
Otago Community Trust funding decisions will be categorised under four new funding pillars, as of April 1 next year, when a new five-year strategic plan is introduced.
While drive-through meals may be a guilty pleasure, a drive-through being set up at Forsyth Barr Stadium next week will rest easier on your conscience.
Keeping up with Queen frontman Freddie Mercury’s voice is, for most musical vocalists, something akin to running a marathon in a deep sea diving suit.
Brianna Steedman (7) has always loved BMX, but after a bike accident led to the discovery of a tumour, the BMX community showed some love back to her.
A drink-driver hit a pedestrian with such force one of the victim’s shoes was found 40m from the impact site, a court has heard.
A new principal with a focus on the community has taken up the lead at Anderson’s Bay School in Dunedin.
A former judge is celebrating the "bittersweet" news that after waiting three years, a man has been charged in relation to the death of her daughter.
A Dunedin waiter, over a period of eight months, filmed restaurant patrons using the toilet, a court has heard.
The Dunedin City Council’s appetite for debt has been both derided as reckless and defended as necessary for much-needed investment.
Traffic management around the construction site of the future Dunedin Hospital should be carefully planned before work begins, the NZ Transport Agency has urged.
An independent investigator has cleared Otago regional councillor Michael Laws of wrongdoing in a code of conduct complaint against him by the council chief executive.
It may be early next month before Dunedin public pools, libraries and museums will be able to say whether staff and visitors will need to be double vaccinated to gain entry.
The 2022 Dunedin Masters Games have received a green light for now, but ratepayers may be on the hook for $160,000 should the light turn red later.
The Southern region health system has lost seven doctors and 11 nurses who have either resigned or had their employment terminated for refusing to be vaccinated against Covid-19.