A man armed with a chainsaw and a hammer entered a shopping centre in Minsk, the capital of Belarus, and killed a woman, a spokesman for city police said.
Cancelling this year's South Dunedin Street Festival will allow the people behind it to regroup after a "challenging year'', a spokesman says.
If you have always hated the colour of the Dunedin Railway Station, now is your chance to change it.
The "fantastic" response to a leak that brought surgery to a halt last weekend is an example of the team work keeping Dunedin Hospital going in its current state.
Details of Foodstuffs’ proposed multimillion-dollar Dunedin CBD supermarket redevelopment remain shrouded in secrecy and the food giant has not responded to a request for any details.
The Friends of the Hocken are marking 25 years of existence with a historical research award for 2017.
Lesley Prescott thought she was just going to a ladies' afternoon tea. Instead she became a life member of an association she has been part of for more than 40 years.
Promoting pride and making Dunedin safer for lesbian, gay, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people is the aim of a trust launched on Tuesday night.
The Dunedin Multi-Ethnic Council launched its strategic plan on Saturday, vice-president Lina Lastra said.
Dunedin executives are dusting off their aprons in preparation for a charity cook-off on October 19 at the Forbury Park function centre.
Saudi-led warplanes reportedly killed at least 82 people when they struck mourners at a hall in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, but the coalition has denied any role in the incident.
Fire crews have brought a blaze at a wooden bungalow in Mulford St, Concord, under control this evening.
A crowd of more than 15,000 took in the sights of Dunedin's heritage gem during the Vogel St Party today.
Long standing Dunstan candidate Gerard Eckhoff has lost his place on the Otago Regional Council and high-profile candidate Michael Laws has missed out.
The new councillors elected to the Dunedin City Council say they are excited and ready to get to work.
Dunedin City Council election results.
Otago Regional Council election results.
Labour-endorsed candidate Justin Lester will be the next mayor of Wellington, and he says his first priority is to "reset" the council's relationship with central government.
Dave Cull says he has no agenda to push through after winning his third term as Dunedin Mayor.
Only one councillor will return for another term in the Balclutha ward of the Clutha District Council.