The New Zealand dollar has fallen about 2% to a five-month low after the NZ First Party opted to form a coalition with Labour.
Prime Minister elect and Labour leader Jacinda Ardern expects agreements with NZ First and the Green Party to be signed off and released early next week.
Departing Otago Regional Council chief executive Peter Bodeker says he is "disappointed" the council rejected his application to fill the role again.
Staff at Moyle’s FreshChoice in Green Island are reeling following the racial abuse of one of their colleagues earlier this week.
The company running Dunedin’s Forsyth Barr Stadium is still refusing to shine a light on the cause of a blackout before the recent All Blacks versus Wallabies test.
Otago Polytechnic tourism students will benefit from the latest conference in Dunedin, getting a first-hand insight into the business events sector.
Police examine a car left stranded on Tomahawk Beach, in Dunedin, yesterday morning.
Dunedin City Council contractors are building new steps to the start of the track up to the Otago Peninsula Fallen Soldiers’ Memorial on Highcliff Rd.
They may be well and truly dead, but there is still a future for moa in North Otago. Shannon Gillies reports.
Shorts and sunnies were the order of the day throughout Otago yesterday.
Labour's surprise election win signals real change for Dunedin and the country, a tearful Clare Curran, Dunedin South Labour MP, said last night.
For many, mathematics is just numbers.
Football South’s plan for two artificial turf sports fields at Logan Park have taken a big step forward.
Dunedin police and two secondary schools are investigating an alleged assault involving three pupils in the city centre on Wednesday.
One of Time magazine’s top 100 people discussed the search for life on other planets with a packed room in Dunedin last night.
The Otago Multiple Sclerosis Society has agreed to hold a meeting with irate members, but its under-fire treasurer says it will not be a "kangaroo court", and the committee is not stepping down.
A Labour-led Government is a victory for Dunedin and one the city helped achieve, Dunedin North Labour MP David Clark says.
Green Party leader James Shaw says the Labour-lead coalition will be "a transformative government for New Zealand".
A Labour-led Prime Minister in waiting Jacinda Ardern vows to lead a country we can all be proud of.
Winston Peters has announced that he has chosen a coalation with with Labour, which will make Jacinda Ardern our new Prime Minister.