The aviation fuel crisis caused by a ruptured pipeline has suddenly become a central issue in a tight election contest, forcing the National Government to scramble in a bid to limit impact to the travelling public and to its own vote.
ELECTION ISSUE: Climate change policy is proving to be one of the vexed areas of the 2017 election campaign, reports Dene Mackenzie.
Motivating his young supporters to vote will be key to any electoral success The Opportunities Party leader Gareth Morgan has on Saturday.
ELECTION ISSUE- RIVERS: Clean rivers are a priority for politicians and election 2017 has put the pressure on the major parties to explain what they will do to provide swimmable rivers.
Year six pupils at St Bernadette’s School are getting a civic education thanks to the Otago Daily Times.
A Dunedin schoolboy has hit the jackpot with an app he created which is now being used by some of the world’s leading technology experts.
Election night can be a test of stamina, so Dene Mackenzie has some advice for those tuning in to the coverage on Saturday.
The grieving family of a Dunedin man is angry after being told a memorial containing his ashes may be removed from near where he was killed just over a year ago.
Residents are slamming the Otago Regional Council for inadequate infrastructure after yesterday’s heavy rain resulted in more flooding on the Taieri.
Many Dunedin school communities are "outraged" they have not been consulted about changes to school bus routes, which some say will leave families facing severe hardship.
Artificial intelligence is a bit like haggis, a technology expert for the United States Government told a conference in Dunedin yesterday.
For five successive months, the Southern DHB has had the highest proportion of patients missing out on treatment after it was promised, new data reveals.
Clocktowers, church bells, school bells and even mobile phones will ring across Dunedin today, to celebrate the arrival of the first royal albatross for the spring breeding season at Taiaroa...
Orokonui Ecosanctuary now has a sense of security after signing a new funding agreement.
Mosgiel woman Margaret Brookes remembers her 4-year-old daughter being so keen to attend Reid Park Kindergarten, under construction at the time, she called out to the builders to "hurry up and get finished".
After having three car wing mirrors smashed by passing vehicles this year, and a family car hit by a speeding vehicle, a Dunedin resident is worried her home is now on a busy bus route.
In what it calls an "unusual" step, student magazine Critic has endorsed the Labour Party in its last editorial before the election, stating "the only choice for students is clear".
Prime Minister Bill English was quick to offer the Government’s help when the details of the broken Marsden Point-to-Wiri pipeline were released yesterday.
ELECTION ISSUE: David Clark's spent a lot of time attacking National over Dunedin Hospital. With his chance of being health minister boosted by Jacinda Ardern’s leadership, he may soon have to defend it.
A notorious Dunedin sex offender is arguing he should not have to wear a GPS tracker so his movements can be tracked.