Chris Morris

'Arty student' owns up to prank

'Arty student' owns up to prank

Someone has claimed responsibility for Dunedin's guerrilla art installations - although the exact meaning remains a mystery.

Opinion seesaws on origin of Dunedin's 'guerrilla art'

Opinion seesaws on origin of Dunedin's 'guerrilla art'

Is it a work of art, a lovers' tiff, a protest, or just a private joke?

Over 200 pest animals killed

Pest animals are taking a beating inside Dunedin's reserves, with contractors trapping, poisoning and shooting more than 200 rabbits, possums and goats since July.

Seesaw 'protest' baffles council

Seesaw 'protest' baffles council A seesaw cemented into a leased parking space might be the latest protest against Dunedin's parking changes - but, then again, it might not.

$120,000 fence on cards

$120,000 fence on cards

The northern entrance to Dunedin could be in for a $120,000 spruce-up.

DCC staff warn against cutting water projects

Dunedin City Council staff have warned councillors against abandoning water infrastructure projects in an attempt to save money, as contamination of the city's beaches again hits the headlines.

ORC identifies Otago's contaminated sites

ORC identifies Otago's contaminated sites

The Otago Regional Council has released details of 140 contaminated sites across Otago, but acknowledges other dirty properties could be flying under the radar.

Council resource management director Dr Selva Selvarajah said the list was released yesterday due to the high level of demand for the information from the public and the media.

Contamination list outdated

Contamination list outdated

Angry business owners have won a concession from the Otago Regional Council, which yesterday admitted its list of contaminated sites, made public earlier this week, was up to 10 years out of date.

Woman bashed in home by intruder

Woman bashed in home by intruder

A young woman who called for help after hearing noises in her family home in Waverley, Dunedin, yesterday afternoon was found by her mother, bashed unconscious, minutes later, police say.

Art school cuts known this week

Art school cuts known this week

Staff facing the threat of redundancy at Dunedin's School of Art are expected to know their fate by the end of the week.