Dunedin is painting — or, more accurately, lighting up — the town pink to welcome back one its favourite pop stars.
Recently introduced environmental improvements will continue "no matter what political landscape we are in" the Otago Regional Council’s deputy chairman says.
Extending extra security at Dunedin Hospital will not fix the problem of staff being assaulted at work, say nurses.
A person was bitten by a police dog after a group of youths tried to flee a crash scene in Dunedin on Saturday.
Playing with their octopus balloons at Tūhura Otago Museum’s Children’s Day yesterday are Stella, 7, and her brother Toby, 5, Murphy.
Throngs of protesters make their way along George St on Saturday as calls for a ceasefire to the deadly conflict between Israel and Hamas in Gaza continue in Dunedin.
Port Chalmers water restrictions apply both to land and operations at sea, including cruise ships, it has been confirmed.
A trip of a lifetime to the subantarctic islands was made even better thanks to perfect weather conditions and pure luck.
About 200 people attended a council-organised community exhibition about managing South Dunedin’s water challenges at the weekend.
A Dunedin doctor hopes to use international HPV Awareness Day as a call to action for Māori and Pasifika women.
Despite losing their free lunch, some birds will stay at Green Island landfill when food scraps stop going to the tip, the Dunedin City Council says.
A decades-long tradition continued over the weekend, as hundreds of children ran, swam and cycled as part of the Weet-Bix Kiwi Kids TRYathlon.
Dunedin Pride organisers are preparing for their "best and biggest" Pride month yet, which began with their annual Pride picnic on Saturday.
On Tuesday, David Charles Benbow will be sentenced for murdering his childhood friend Michael McGrath nearly seven years after he disappeared.
The coalition government is pushing ahead with its pledge to improve access to rehab for prisoners who are awaiting trial or sentencing.
Warning: Distressing content. A Christchurch man is facing life in a US prison after he helped his childhood friend trick scores of women into becoming porn stars.
New Zealand Food Safety is recalling Zany Zeus brand halloumi cheese after a bacteria was discovered that can make consumers ill.