Staff trying to solve the Southern District Health Board’s bed block crisis have been told the organisation backs them, but that it wants to see results.
Complaints made against a Dunedin construction company working at Tomahawk Beach during the breeding season of the rare New Zealand sea lion last week will be investigated, the Otago Regional...
A sleep-deprived Queenstown man with methamphetamine and cannabis in his blood who drove through a stop sign while talking on his phone, seriously injuring another driver, has narrowly avoided prison.
Otago Polytechnic Students’ Association president Ezra Tamati is campaigning for the Dunedin institute of skills and technology to permanently fly the Maori flag outside its Forth St campus.
New Zealand’s first marine heatwave forecasts are being created with the help of a University of Otago marine science lecturer, with the aim of protecting the fishing and aquaculture industry from...
A public meeting scheduled for this Friday to discuss the water issues in Waikouaiti and Karitane will now be held next week because of the alert level 2 restrictions.
Having to start classes online yesterday due to Covid-19 restrictions was no issue for University of Otago students already used to the pandemic interrupting their education.
Police have been ordered to pay one of their own nearly $10,000 after their prosecution of his alleged domestic violence showed "clear negligence".
A man who beat his friend to death with a cricket bat has been found guilty of murder and may spend the rest of his life in prison.
The family of Brent Andrew Bacon who was beaten to death with a cricket bat by John Kenneth Collins say they will never get over the pain of their loss.
A man who bludgeoned his friend to death with a cricket bat is not only a murderer but a liar, the Crown says.
Thirty-five Dunedin and Otago artists are supporting a Polish cultural group’s bid to raise funds for to renovate Broad Bay’s historic Church of Mary Queen of Peace.
Dunedin police are frustrated after nabbing more than a dozen drink drivers in the city over the weekend.