Chris Morris

Reward put up to help solve arson

Reward put up to help solve arson

The owners of a Dunedin industrial building and business destroyed in a suspicious fire more than a year ago are offering a $10,000 reward for the arsonist.

Plans to reopen Sammy's soon

Plans to reopen Sammy's soon

Dunedin nightspot Sammy's is on the road to revival, just weeks after being condemned as a potential deathtrap and ordered to close.

Goat awol, penguins deflated, throne found...

Goat awol, penguins deflated, throne found...

Barry Williams, of Middlemarch, always wanted the Dunedin City Council to come to town.

DCC wage bill nearly $40m

The Dunedin City Council bureaucracy continues to expand, with a $10.1 million (34%) increase in the amount paid to staff in five years.

Restorer of building frustrated by zoning

Restorer of building frustrated by zoning

Blocks of heritage buildings in Dunedin could be rescued from neglect by possible zoning changes to be considered by the Dunedin City Council

Regaled with sports history

Regaled with sports history

The history of Carisbrook was brought to life again last night, as more than 100 guests gathered to mark Otago Anniversary Day.

120 trampers left stranded

120 trampers left stranded

More than 120 trampers were last night stranded in huts on the Milford Track awaiting evacuation, after a southerly blast tore through Fiordland and triggered landslips that closed the Milford road early yesterday.

Chin to plead for future of Sammy's

Chin to plead for future of Sammy's

The owner of Dunedin nightspot Sammy's plans to meet Fire Service and Dunedin City Council staff to plead for the future of his building.

Gun pulled during argument: police

A man who allegedly brandished an air pistol during an argument in Dunedin early yesterday surrendered without incident when confronted by members of the Dunedin police armed offenders squad.

Art gallery demolition plan expected today

Art gallery demolition plan expected today

The Dunedin City Council is today expected to unveil plans for the partial demolition of the former art gallery building at Logan Park.