A woman has appeared in court and been granted bail after allegedly threatening to kill a Work and Income staff member in Dunedin.
Otago Polytechnic interior architecture academic leader Tobias Danielmeier displays student work from the first year of the course yesterday.
Unless the last five days of summer get unprecedentedly cold, Niwa climate scientists say this summer will be New Zealand's hottest on record.
Punters who have bought tickets to some of this year's big name concerts at Forsyth Barr worry they might have spent hundreds of dollars on a scam.
Christian Tucker used to make fun of gangsta rappers.
University of Otago Medical School dean Prof Peter Crampton last night warmly thanked the Dunedin Pacific communities for their support, and was praised as a strong advocate for improved Pacific...
The role was bestowed on Fr Michael Dooley without his knowledge, and came as something of a shock.
His name is everywhere - from hats, to newspapers, to skyscrapers. But as of now, there is one media outlet in Dunedin where the United States President's name won't be found.
From next week, calls to the Dunedin City Council's after-hours phone service will be answered by someone in Palmerston North.
As he approaches his 100th birthday, former Dunedin Presbyterian minister and controversial theologian Sir Lloyd Geering is writing another book.
Last week, Health Minister David Clark went public over a glitch in the bowel screening pilot scheme which may have affected three people who went on to get cancer, one of whom has since died.
After 15 years of operations, Dunedin nightclub Brimstone is set to close it doors for the final time tonight, due to what owner Ian Lindsay says is the changing nature of hospitality in the city.
Health Minister David Clark's review of the national bowel screening programme is unlikely to address controversy over the initial screening test.
A University of Otago law student is among those said to have been targeted by inappropriate sexual behaviour at top New Zealand law firm Russell McVeagh.
Te Kaika, a new health centre in Caversham, intends to be a poster child for the hub model of providing healthcare. Health reporter Mike Houlahan visits the facility, which opens on Wednesday.
Despite at least three ''disappointing'' couch burnings so far this O Week, emergency services say in general students have celebrated respectfully.
The subjects in medical research projects do not often get a say, so Bill Thompson was not missing out when asked to speak at yesterday's opening of the Brain Research New Zealand Dunedin Dementia...
Prof Mark Henaghan is calling time on nearly half a century at the University of Otago.
A pride parade through the city is not quite in reach for this year's Dunedin Pride Festival, but organisers believe it is only a matter of time before it becomes a reality.
Despite the central plank of New Zealand First's re-election strategy being launched in Gisborne yesterday, the $3billion provincial growth fund, the party may well struggle to survive at the next...