Has there ever been a more improbable champion?
The freedoms New Zealanders enjoy under the level 1 Covid-19 alert level rely on ongoing vigilance, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says.
All passengers on flights from NZ and Australia must now wear masks, the Director-General of Health says, as a new case of Covid-19 is announced.
Health Minister David Clark has saved his job - despite lockdown breaches - and business adviser Rob Fyfe is apparently still in Government favour, despite not being thanked for his economic...
People affected by the economic situation created by Covid-19 have today been seeking support and advice from a Queenstown Lakes District Council run community hub.
New Zealand has now gone 13 days in a row with no new Covid-19 cases, and Director general of Health Ashley Bloomfield says it is the envy of many other countries.
There are no new Covid-19 cases in New Zealand today.
Queenstown’s Covid-19 recovery has made a baby step, with the arrival of its first scheduled commercial jet flight in 45 days.
The Dunedin City Council has "very suddenly" become business friendly - but not everyone is buying it.
he Government will spend a mammoth $50 billion on its Covid-19 recovery plan in a bid to save almost 140,000 jobs nationwide, according to this year's Budget.
Queenstown Lakes Mayor Jim Boult celebrated the reopening of the district's tourism industry today with a dawn bungy jump above the Kawarau River.
The Government has backed down on rules under alert level 2 only allowing 10 people at funeral and tangi.
Tourism operators have urged the Government to extend the wage subsidy, fearing more business closures and redundancies.
The cash-strapped Southern District Health Board and its fellow providers are to receive a major funding boost, the Government announced this morning.
Practice may not make perfect, but the Southern District Health Board believes where Covid-19 is concerned it definitely means improvement.
Senior Wanaka Doc staff have been accused of ignoring the potential Covid-19 risk to walkers, runners and cyclists using the Clutha River Outlet Track.
Health workers and Maori and Pasifika communities are the latest groups to be tested for Covid-19 as the South racks up 18 days with no new cases and completes more than 12,500 tests.
The Otago Farmers Market hopes to shift its position within the Dunedin City Council to have a more wide-reaching role in improving local food security and food resilience.
Two Central Dunedin jewellers have handed over a 6000-strong petition against pedestrianising George St, while accusing the council of pushing ‘‘fanatically obsessed views’’ and criticising the...
It was a milestone many had been waiting for, but New Zealanders are being urged not to get complacent after the first day with no new Covid-19 cases since mid-March.