People travelling in and out of Mosgiel in their cars on Saturday morning could do so only after being questioned by police.
Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield has revealed there are 85 new cases of Covid-19, including 76 confirmed cases and nine probable.
Covid-19 has brought science and interdependence back centre-stage, but global solidarity needs to step up if the war is to be won, Professor Robert Patman says.
In this week's Art Seen, James Dignan looks at exhibitions from Tom Voyce, Mighael Hight, and the Olga Gallery.
Covid-19 reached some of the smaller centres in the southern region yesterday, as New Zealand made final preparations to shut down and defend itself against the pandemic disease.
Meet the frontline in Dunedin’s fight against Covid-19 and look inside one of the South's special testing facilities.
It seems a strange way to define a town locking down, but in Wanaka yesterday the empty car parks were multiplying.
By the end of today an estimated 95% of University of Otago staff will be working from home as the facility prepares for the nationwide lockdown.
While many schools are able to supply class work for pupils to do online at home, other low-decile schools are having to create paper-based educational activities because their pupils do not have...
Social media lit up as strong winds, thunderstorms and snow arrived in the South on Monday — shortly after the lockdown announcement.
There are now 15 Covid-19 cases in the South, including two new confirmed Dunedin cases and one probable Dunedin case that were revealed yesterday.
The Ministry of Health has confirmed one new Otago case, a man in his 40s, of Covid-19 and four cases linked to the World Hereford Conference in Queenstown.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has stated New Zealand is at "alert level 2" in relation to the Covid-19 outbreak and has asked New Zealanders to stop non-essential domestic travel and has advised people over the age of 70 to stay at home.
One person has been killed after a fleeing driver crashed their vehicle moments after a police chase was abandoned in Oamaru this morning.