Health officials privately admit the health funding formula does not work for some health boards, which then have to cope with chronic under-funding, departing Green Party MP Kevin Hague says.
The cast of The Complete History of the Royal New Zealand Navy Abridged and Commander Claire and the Pirates of Provence arrive in Otago Harbour yesterday for their Arts Festival Dunedin run beginning today.
It may be the only time in local government history a city planner has been given a standing ovation in a packed room for his farewell speech.
The $20 million restoration and upgrade of Dunedin’s historic courthouse will be carried out by a Dunedin construction company.
The ODT asks some questions of Dunedin Arts Festival performer, Olivia Hadlow.
Light is being restrained and directed for the Samuel Beckett play Krapp’s Last Tape as part of Arts Festival Dunedin.
Unsettled yet strangely relaxed is how Arts Festival Dunedin virtual reality performance The Cube had me feeling yesterday.
The wait is over.
Archaeologists have uncovered the foundations of a hotel which operated in Dunedin’s Great King St 130 years ago.
Lesley Prescott (78) has spent more than 30 years working with and serving women in Otago, but she says she still has more work to do.
The University of Otago’s clinical, preclinical and health subjects have been ranked among the best in the world.
Detective Jenepher Glover gives the address during the Police Remembrance Day Service at Dunedin’s First Church yesterday.
Port Otago has been challenged to front up to "a very angry Peninsula community" and explain why an agreed $290,000 breakwater has been overtaken by a $2million groyne proposal.
Dunedin's winter tourism push may be bearing fruit, with a strong rise in tourism expenditure for August.
Contingency plans for a junior doctors’ strike are "well advanced" in the country’s district health boards
A second night of mostly peaceful protests over the fatal police shooting in Southern California of an unarmed black man said to be mentally ill climaxed as protesters confronted officers in riot...
A controlled explosion has been carried out on a suspicious item in central Auckland this evening, police say.
A 14-year-old boy is in police custody after he allegedly assaulted a woman and stole her car outside a shopping centre in West Auckland.
The Labour Party says New Zealanders are ``drowning'' in mortgage debt after new data showed 87 per cent of all personal debt in this country is tied up in property.
Power has been restored to the state of South Australia after storms caused an unprecedented blackout, prompting calls for an inquiry into the sector.