More than 60 people attended the Archibald Baxter memorial peace lecture in Dunedin last night.
A restaurant run by schoolchildren popped up in Port Chalmers last night offering free four-course meals for all parents.
The opening night of the largest art show to come to Dunedin sold out last night.
Southern District Health Board commissioner Kathy Grant says she is running a "billion-dollar business" and won’t step down over the prostate cancer crisis.
A Dunedin woman has accepted an orphan goat into her home, slapped a nappy on it and given it a nightly sleeping spot in the marital bed.
A syndicate established in Dunedin five years ago has claimed Saturday’s $30million Lotto prize.
Delta chief executive Grady Cameron is ending his stint looking after Dunedin’s run-down electricity infrastructure with an almost $1 million payout.
A computer hotshot hit "rock bottom" after a dangerous drugged-driving incident, a court has heard.
National seems likely to be in the box seat to form the next government after tomorrow’s election but it could still fail to cobble together a coalition.
When Joshua Murray Annear, high on methamphetamine, was pulled over by police after a spell of wild driving, he said he was glad he had been caught.
A beneficiary from Mosgiel managed to persuade a woman he was a high-flying software developer working for Microsoft.
The man who photographed a sign on a Dunedin beach claiming to prove the earth is flat is in shock after it made the headlines across the world.
More than a million votes will likely be counted and made public by 7.30pm tomorrow, but the country faces at least two weeks of uncertainty, University of Otago law professor Andrew Geddis says.
Street lights are back on in Dunedin after a widespread outage was reported on Thursday night.
A record 806,043 New Zealanders have already voted, two days ahead of Saturday's general election.
A syndicate with its roots in Dunedin has come forward to claim Saturday's $30 million Lotto bonanza.
Labour and National have slipped back in the last poll before Saturday's election, giving NZ First leader Winston Peters the kingmaker position.
Air New Zealand believes it won't have to cancel any flights because of fuel issues on Friday, saying its planes should run according to schedule.
Winston Peters says he's "confident'' he can win his Northland seat and get his party back into Parliament.
Emergency services were called to Parliament this afternoon after a man set himself on fire, police say.