Chris Morris

Teenagers linked to 26 burglaries

Teenagers linked to 26 burglaries

Police say three teenagers are now linked to burglaries at 22 homes across Mosgiel.

Owner sees potential in old hotel

Owner sees potential in old hotel

Dunedin's dilapidated Gresham Hotel is coming back to life as work to prepare the building for a $1.5 million redevelopment gathers pace.

Wire 'deliberately' placed

Wire 'deliberately' placed

Police say lengths of barbed wire found scattered across a vehicle track at Warrington Domain appear to have been placed there deliberately.

Fluoride maybe in pipeline

Fluoride maybe in pipeline

The fluoride debate is set to resume in Dunedin when councillors consider a potential bill of up to $3.2 million to add the chemical to untreated water reservoirs across the city.

South Dunedin library concept advancing

South Dunedin library concept advancing

The refurbishment of Dunedin's City Library could be pushed back while plans for a multimillion-dollar facility in South Dunedin are advanced, it has been suggested.

Ratepayer-funded cricket lights

Ratepayer-funded cricket lights

Ratepayers will be asked to reach into their pockets to help secure the future of top-flight international cricket at University Oval.

'Recycling' contaminated

'Recycling' contaminated

An unwanted rush of plastic bags, rats and syringes is keeping staff at Dunedin's Green Island recycling plant busy.

Bright future seen in 'adult side of town'

Bright future seen in 'adult side of town'

A former United States-based film-maker has become the latest to invest in the rebirth of Dunedin's Exchange.

Balancing DCC budget tricky task

Balancing DCC budget tricky task

The Dunedin City Council faces one of its most difficult budget balancing acts yet, as it juggles an $8 million hole in its books and the need to keep investing in the city, Mayor Dave Cull says.

DCC finance post filled

The Dunedin City Council has named a replacement for former financial controller Maree Clarke, who resigned last year in the wake of the Citifleet scandal.