Chris Morris

Neighbours sniffy about plant

Neighbours sniffy about plant

Neighbours living near Dunedin's $200 million Tahuna wastewater treatment plant are kicking up a stink about a problem at the facility.

Show day rain fails to dampen spirits

Show day rain fails to dampen spirits

Spouse carrying might be a crowd favourite, but it was rain that really stole the show at the Strath Taieri A&P Show, organisers say.

Costs go up after ground surprise

Costs go up after ground surprise

The $1.51 million cost of repairing a slip at Turnbulls Bay, on Otago Peninsula, is set to rise after contractors struck ''unfavourable'' ground conditions, Dunedin City Council staff say.

Tramper dead in Milford Track fall

Tramper dead in Milford Track fall

A man has died after falling at least 100m during a hike with a group in a national park.

Council to recover $420,000 from land sale

The Dunedin City Council will recoup $420,000 from a land sale that helped settle a dispute with Dunedin city councillor Doug Hall.

Six60 to perform at town hall in May

Six60 to perform at town hall in May

Dunedin-born band Six60 is swapping its old Castle St haunt for the Dunedin Town Hall.

Praise for council from outgoing manager

Praise for council from outgoing manager

Dunedin City Council manager Mick Reece says he is leaving an organisation ''in good heart'', despite enduring a brutal period in its history.

Dog owner concerned at extent of fouling

Dog owner concerned at extent of fouling

A Dunedin dog-lover is calling on other ''lazy'' owners to do the right thing and clean up after their pets.

Council plans sweeping internal audit

Council plans sweeping internal audit

An outside company will be paid to pry into every corner of the Dunedin City Council in the wake of the Citifleet fraud.

Group not opposed to supermarket if conditions met

A Mosgiel lobby group says it will accept a proposed Countdown supermarket as long as conditions are met.