Residents in the Garden City have been bracing themselves all day for what some forecasters predicted would be the worst storm since the big dump in 1992.
North Otago rivers are at record breaking levels after a recent downpour, causing wide road closures and isolating some local communities.
As heavy rain continues to fall in the South Island, severe flooding has caused numerous roads and two schools to close.
Veteran Dunedin student bar The Cook is enjoying its busiest day in years, as former patrons return for one last drink.
Dunedin students are getting in final drinks as famous watering hole The Cook prepares to turn off the taps tomorrow night.
You've probably heard of TV dinners, well students at Otago Polytechnic have been cooking up TV desserts.
Dunedin loses yet another iconic student pub this Friday, as The Captain Cook shuts its doors for good.
Conservation Minister Nick Smith says the decision he is about to make is the toughest of his career.
A Dunedin judge will no longer be able to sit in the city's courts following an alleged relationship with a Ministry of Justice employee.
NZ Ski is banning visitors from smoking at The Remarkables ski field in Otago, believed to be the first ban of its kind in the southern hemisphere.
New Zealand's ski season has officially begun, with Queenstown's Coronet Peak welcoming snow-starved locals onto the mountain this morning.
Millions of dollars are needed to save one of New Zealand's historic railways for future generations to enjoy, a train enthusiast says.
Winter is well and truly here, and for snow sports fans, that's a reason to celebrate.
Organisers of NZ's Winter Games are scrambling after one of its key freestyle ski venues revealed it is closing its doors to the public.
The trial of a man accused of accidentally killing South Canterbury Finance founder Allan Hubbard has been postponed.
A paedophile who was found guilty of renting his infant son to another man for sexual gratification will spend at least five years in prison.
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