The removal of temporary drainage channels - installed only weeks ago - is expected to add hundreds of thousands of dollars to the cost of Dunedin's new bus hub.
A doctor accused of murdering a teenage girl has failed in his bid to have the trial moved out of Dunedin, but he may yet appeal that ruling.
In a win-win situation for both the council and a local nursery owner, baleage swept along by November's flood and strewn over a rural road for months is being turned into compost.
Soft plastics waste is likely going back into landfills across the southern region, following the removal of soft plastic recycling bins at local supermarkets.
Dunedin City Council contractors have begun clearing slips which have closed Second Beach to the public for the past 18 months.
Passengers on board an Air New Zealand flight bound for Dunedin applauded when the aircraft touched down safely in Christchurch following a mechanical fault last night.
The University of Otago appears to be a trailblazer in the range of options it is offering students with diverse gender identities this year, including male, female, female-to-male transgender,...
Art historian Jean Marie Carey says her Dunedin studies helped her identify two art works in a Florida museum as having earlier been looted by the Nazis.
A Brexit with no deal between Britain and the European Union would spell economic and political disaster for Britain - though it could mean New Zealand securing a better trade deal, a public law...
Police converged in numbers on the former Cadbury site in Dunedin last night, but any fears the one-time chocolate factory had become a crime scene were quickly allayed.
An Air New Zealand flight bound for Dunedin with more than 100 passengers on board has been forced to land in Christchurch after a mechanical fault.
An employee of a Malaysian airline was among eight people arrested in Australia on charges of trafficking more than 14kg of heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine, Australian authorities said on...
Fedor Konyukhov says his life is starting to feel like Groundhog Day as he rows his custom-built boat across the South Pacific towards Chile.
There is no sign of completion for an Opoho man digitising the history of the South in his basement, one film reel at a time.
The Central Otago Racing Club has vowed to keep fighting hard, to keep its annual Omakau thoroughbred racing.
The long-running and popular Mid Canterbury Summer Singing School has kicked off again in Ashburton this week.