Forget about Covid. Christmas madness is quickly setting in as Dunedin residents start filling their front yards with flashy and festive decorations.
Bad cases of "3pm-itis" appear to be dwindling among Fairfield School pupils since they started a new programme, aimed at instilling lifelong healthy habits.
A Dunedin man who trains soldiers and then passes his army skills on to his school pupils has been named New Zealand Defence Force Reservist of the Year.
The interim leadership team at the Dunedin City Council will stay in place until at least the end of March.
A tree that caused disruption in Dunedin’s main shopping street this week when a large branch came off will be cut down.
The Dunedin City Council and the Waikouaiti Coast Community Board are at a stalemate over who is responsible for fixing a damaged walkway and seawall in Karitane.
The Port Otago backhoe dredge Takutai loads silt and sludge from the floor of the harbour channel, on to a barge in the upper harbour on Wednesday.
An Australian mother has been left heartbroken after her attempts to help hundreds of other families with babies return home elicited silence from the government.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her rival, National's Judith Collins, have kicked off the 53rd Parliament with a fiery debate which culminated in a scrap over housing.
A former Australian TV presenter who fabricated a "cruel lie" around a dying child to con Trade Me buyers out of $35,000 has been sentenced to jail.
The death toll from the eruption of Whakaari/White Island last year has risen to 22 after police confirmed another victim succumbed to their injuries.
Speeding drivers are prompting fears for the safety of road users and workers at roadworks sites in the South.
The Ministry of Health says it appears an Air NZ crew member caught Covid-19 while overseas. One new case in managed isolation has been reported today.
A bird rescue group is worried that a mass die-off of Little Blue Penguins that has happened before could reoccur this summer.
Women around the world have marked International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, highlighting how Covid lockdowns have left many trapped with abusers and in greater danger.
A 28-year-old man faces five charges, including assaulting police, after police received a complaint of a car speeding and tailgating in a road works area of Portobello Rd, Dunedin.