The union representing the majority of 362 Dunedin Cadbury staff set to lose their jobs by the start of 2018 has called for the public not to boycott Cadbury’s chocolate.
The stereotype of the couch-burning student is quickly becoming a thing of the past as University of Otago’s tough stance on fire-lighting and other antisocial antics pays dividends.
When a horse walked into the Outram Hotel bar yesterday, the barman didn’t ask, "Why the long face?"
Two drivers received minor injuries after their vehicles collided near Taieri Mouth on Saturday.
Hundreds of spectators enjoyed what has become the main pipe band event in the South Island, held in Dunedin during the weekend.
South African yellow-eyed penguin specialist Dr Lisa Argilla has spent the past two months spearheading the temporary "Hoiho Hospital" at the Otago Polytechnic School of Veterinary Nursing in...
O-week will be about more than just partying for 800 students who are set to volunteer for dozens of Dunedin community groups.
Peter Kara might be 76, but he’s still a smooth operator on the dance floor.
A 32-year-old Filipino father of two who died when a gas cylinder exploded on a cruise ship docked in Port Chalmers was farewelled in Dunedin yesterday.
The wife of the pilot and war hero killed when his helicopter crashed as he fought the Port Hills fires is "amazed" by the support for her family.
An elderly female cruise ship passenger has been taken to Dunedin Hospital by helicopter after becoming unwell.
One person has died and 27 were injured, three seriously, after a carriage toppled onto its side in a train derailment in Belgium, rescue workers say.
Malaysian police said they have arrested a North Korean man in connection with the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, as a diplomatic spat over his body...
US President Donald Trump is to interview acting national security adviser Keith Kellogg and three other candidates to fill the vacancy left by the firing of Michael Flynn, the White House says.
Norma McCorvey, the anonymous plaintiff known as Jane Roe in the US Supreme Court's landmark Roe vs. Wade ruling legalising abortion, has died.
Authorities in Christchurch have given the green light for 'managed access' to properties behind part of the Port Hills fire cordon.
A cervical cancer survivor at the heart of the "Unfortunate Experiment" has hit out at the Auckland DHB's first attempt at an apology to women harmed in the study, after nearly three decades.
Police want to speak to two men in a taxi who may have witnessed a fatal crash on an Auckland motorway.
If you bought a Lotto ticket in Otago, Invercargill or Westport check it – you could be $250,000 richer.
The Otago Regional Council is warning people to avoid contact with Tomahawk Lagoon in Dunedin after potentially toxic blue-green algae were found.