Dunedin centenarian Cynthia Dwan does not know the secret to living a long life but believes a single glass of wine every night does not hurt.
The temporary closure of the Otago Museum’s Discovery World Tropical Forest, after more than 20 years, came after "positive" attendance figures which highlighted the facility’s continuing popularity.
A Logan Park High School pupil found her extra work creating fashion garments while studying for NCEA had some real benefits.
Further delays stalling the reopening of a section of the Esplanade at St Clair is "a niggle" but the project will be great for the area when completed, a Dunedin business owner says.
Swazi New Zealand label owner Davey Hughes, of Levin, models the new LandSAR jackets worn by personnel at Read Marine in Dunedin yesterday.
Leading physicist and University of Otago deputy vice-chancellor Prof Richard Blaikie still clearly remembers the moment in 1988 when he was given the news that changed his life.
Hundreds of protesters marched through the University of Otago campus yesterday to express their anger at a plan to cut staff and papers at the School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise...
The DCC has lifted its boil water notice after the third straight day of clear tests but says residents must flush their water systems before drinking from the tap.
The Government has announced it will invest up to $35 million in a University of Otago-led genomics alliance.
About 1000 people have gathered in the campus area to protest cuts to the University of Otago's School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences.
Fears last month's flooding could have killed tuatara at Dunedin's Orokonui Ecosanctuary have proved unfounded after researchers found them alive and well in their burrows.
Otago man Eion Willis says he was barricaded in a Barcelona shop for hours after a "terror" attack in the Spanish city.
Dressed in national attire, children (from left) Ayesha Ahmad (7), Izza Ahmad (8), Romaisa Rahat (9) and Hashim Bacha (4) take part in a social function at the University of Otago campus to mark...
Otago Museum conservator Lisa Yeats has been selected to attend a high-powered textiles conservation workshop in Beijing.
Changes in payments to Otago regional councillors provide a "workable solution" to long-debated "rural inequities" over travel by rural councillors, council chairman Stephen Woodhead says.
After a screaming match with his former partner, Joel Thomas Blunsdon went looking for trouble.
Mosgiel's Code Club has helped smash the world record for the most children coding in one day.
A suggestion from Fish & Game New Zealand anglers can land up to six fish a day is forcing the fishery "down a really dark road", Otago councillor Ian Cole says.
Work to install the long-awaited Baldwin St toilet in North Rd late last year pushed the price of the facility $77,300 over budget.
A local government representative will keep his job despite being convicted of assaulting a woman following a trip to the pub.