A man died in a helicopter crash in remote terrain about 10km from Reefton last evening.
Making the University of Otago more vibrant at night and building a wellness centre have been revealed as priorities for its refreshed operations group.
Andrea Bell, curator of art at the Hocken Library, with photographs of historic microscopic slides of diatoms being displayed in The Glass Archive exhibition in the library's gallery.
Dunedin police are concerned for the wellbeing of Thomas Padget (30), who has not been seen since last week.
A recidivist violent offender with "a horrible history'' has added three more convictions to a long criminal record.
A Dunedin man was twice accused of molesting young girls before he was charged, a court has heard.
Another transformed building in Dunedin's revitalised warehouse precinct has been revealed.
Work has begun on the renovation of a fire-damaged Dunedin student landmark.
Sightings of a dark-coloured ute parked in Albany St, Dunedin, could provide a vital clue for police investigating sexual assaults in the area.
Three Dunedin city councillors who opposed the council's campaign to keep Dunedin Hospital in the central city say the initiative could backfire.
Works of art by five Otago secondary school pupils have been selected for the annual New Zealand Qualifications Authority Top Art Exhibition.
Kerry Taylor, of Australia, a passenger on the cruise ship Golden Princess, takes photographs in Dunedin Railway Station yesterday.
Buster, the beleaguered penguin, has put on his winter coat and returned home.
The Regent Theatre in Dunedin is being applauded for its new interplanetary all-inclusive toilet sign.
Richard Branson is recommending cannabis over cows if New Zealand could legalise the drug.
Eight people are feared dead and two in critical condition after an avalanche hit a group of high school students and teachers climbing in central Japan.
The private information of six prison guards who are key witnesses in an upcoming trial has been found in the cells of gang members who are still in jail.
Police detained hundreds of protesters across Russia, including opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who gathered against corruption.
The trade deal between New Zealand and China is to be renegotiated.
Muslims in New Zealand say increasing misconceptions about their religion have pushed them to take action.