Chris Morris

Action urged to capitalise on Gigatown win

Action urged to capitalise on Gigatown win

There were congratulations, but also calls for haste, as Dunedin's Gigatown victory was marked yesterday.

DCC advertising to attract private crematorium lessee

DCC advertising to attract private crematorium lessee

The Dunedin City Council is calling for expressions of interest as it seeks a private operator to take over the Andersons Bay crematorium.

Sister city Dunedin honoured on world stage

Dunedin's burgeoning relationship with Shanghai has been put on a pedestal at an award ceremony attended by world leaders in China.

Diamond for Dunedin

Diamond for Dunedin

Forsyth Barr Stadium is set to deliver another major concert with confirmation Neil Diamond is coming to Dunedin.

Motorcyclist killed near Kingston named

Motorcyclist killed near Kingston named

Queenstown police have released the name of the motorcyclist who died after crashing into a van carrying tourists near Kingston yesterday.

HNZ defends position

HNZ defends position

Heritage New Zealand is defending its stance on the protection of Dunedin's harbour sea walls, but will not be drawn on controversial comments aimed at it by Cr Hilary Calvert.

Ramming of scooter alleged

Ramming of scooter alleged

Police are investigating after a Dunedin City Council parking enforcement officer's scooter was allegedly rammed from behind by a motorist yesterday.

DCC underwrites U20 tournament

The Dunedin City Council will honour its pledge to underwrite part of the cost of hosting matches during next year's Fifa Under-20 World Cup tournament.

Anger at Pol Pot remark

A Dunedin city councillor who compared Heritage New Zealand with the leader of the Khmer Rouge has been forced to beat a hasty retreat.

Freedom camping concerns

Freedom camping concerns

Dunedin city councillors voiced fresh frustrations about freedom campers yesterday after hearing some visitors to Otago Peninsula are still flouting the rules.