A Dunedin woman says her beloved fox terrier came within seconds of eating rat poison she believes was deliberately laid in a path leading to a dog park.
Hundreds of gowned students march down George St for the University of Otago graduation ceremony on Saturday.
Parking fees are set to increase in Dunedin later this week, the Dunedin City Council has announced.
Allied Press chairman Sir Julian Smith stands on the Dunedin Town Hall stage at Saturday's graduation ceremony in which he was awarded an honorary doctor of laws degree from the University of Otago.
Contemporary dancers Jake Callender and Sophie McClean perform with other members of the Otago Dance Association Performance Troupe in the atrium at the Otago Museum yesterday afternoon.
Two women escaped from a burning Andersons Bay home as smoke billowed from its doors and windows this afternoon.
Thirty-one soldiers from Bravo Company (Dunedin) 2/4 Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (RNZIR) went back to basics at Waitati over the weekend.
University of Otago dental student Alex Hearn shows mum Lisa around the new dental clinical services building before his graduation ceremony on Saturday.
A man stands accused of wilful damage after walking into Dunedin police station on Saturday night and attacking a brass mermaid statue in the foyer.
Ice is making driving conditions difficult in parts of the South this morning, with one motorist skidding off the road on Dunedin's Northern Motorway.
Keeping seven dogs on a tight leash in South Rd, Caversham, yesterday afternoon is a breeze for Dunedin woman Beverley Livingstone, and (from left) chihuahuas Tina, Pippen,Tommee, Simeon and...
St Hilda's Collegiate School pupil Ellen Mamier (16) learns the ways of the flute with the Dunedin Symphony Orchestra's Feby Idrus on Saturday.
A Bill proposing measures to protect vulnerable people against loan sharks needs more teeth, a Dunedin budget adviser says.
A potential change to a bus timetable may allow school pupils living in Harington Point to get home sooner.
Overseas gambling sites need tighter restrictions to protect the vulnerable, a Dunedin counsellor says.
A group of talented young dancers from a Mosgiel studio will compete at the highest level of dance on offer in New Zealand, a choreographer says.
No-one was seriously hurt in a series of car crashes, at least two of them in icy conditions, north of Dunedin early today.
The sitting Otago Regional Council chairman says the health of both himself and the council would benefit from him stepping aside after a 15-year run.