It will not be her grand reveal as National’s conservation spokeswoman, but Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean takes her first major step in her new portfolio this weekend at the party’s Blue Green forum, writes political reporter Mike Houlahan.
Half a century ago, a Dunedin man stole a plane and vanished into thin air — only to come back from the dead years later.
Three crew were rescued from a sinking crayfish boat yesterday morning, thanks to a floating distress beacon that had only recently been installed.
Without the foresight of Dunedin's Presbyterian forefathers, the aged-care sector in Otago would be in a far worse state than it is today.
The Southern District Health Board's highest individual termination or personal grievance payment last financial year was $75,000.
A selection of children's art works from the Peninsula Schools Art Exhibition being held at Bayfield High School, in Andersons Bay, until Friday. August 11.
Athletics Otago's Kids Cross Country series held at Memorial Park in Mosgiel on Sunday. Photos by Gerard O'Brien; prints available from otagoimages. co. nz
Images of the homecoming parade for Paralympic gold medallist skier Adam Hall and New Zealand Winter Olympic representatives, held on Saturday May 29th. Pictures are by Matthew Haggart; prints...
Otago Daily Times photographer Gerard O'Brien takes a stroll among the many decorative headstones in the Southern Cemetery, at the south end of Dunedin's town belt.
Thousands of young and old braved a chilly morning in Dunedin to attend the Anzac Day Dawn Service at Queens Gardens.
Five years ago the Otago Corrections Facility opened near Milton. Kim Dungey looks at what goes on behind the wall and what impact the prison has had on its nearest neighbours.
People throughout the Otago region gathered yesterday to pay tribute to the miners who lost their lives in the Pike River Coal mine disaster.
Smoke from the forest fire at Mount Allan was clearly visible from Dunedin, as these photographs captured by our readers show.
Taken from the Dunedin Railway Station platform on June 16, these photos of fog in the inner city were sent in by one of our registered users, Pukeko.