The safety of a cruise ship with an upcoming stop in Dunedin has been brought into question after a woman died when she fell into the sea.
For many East Otago High School pupils, it is probably hard to believe their principal has not always been an educator.
Police are seeking two young men in a dark-coloured car after a Waikouaiti dairy was burgled early yesterday.
E-scooters could be zipping around Dunedin's streets by Christmas but not everybody is happy they are rolling into town.
Selling the same non-existent cellphone on social media 11 times netted a Dunedin man more than $3000, a court has heard.
Sweet chocolatey smells will start drifting across parts of Dunedin from Ocho Chocolate's new factory as early as next week, after the last of the manufacturing equipment was installed this morning.
Bells will ring out for the University of Otago's 150th anniversary celebrations, as part of a series of newly announced events geared towards the alumni and the city.
Cellphones are often ''scorned as devices of distraction'', but a University of Otago study has found they can also support mindfulness apps and improve mental health.
A firefighter inspects a smoke-filled room from the top of a ladder after a callout to Dunedin Hospital yesterday morning.