Eileen Goodwin

Polytech to close south city centre

Polytech to close south city centre

Otago Polytechnic has confirmed its Community Learning Centre in South Dunedin will close, following a review of viability.

Dunedin Hospital self-defence programme wins award

Dunedin Hospital self-defence programme wins award

Increasing numbers of stroppy patients at Dunedin Hospital prompted the security team to devise a programme which has won an award.

Ings Memorial Home to close after almost 50 years

Ings Memorial Home to close after almost 50 years

Dunedin rest-home Ings Memorial Home is closing.

Trust grant brings new library closer

Trust grant brings new library closer

Proponents of a new library for Blueskin Bay say it is a step closer, with an $80,000 grant from the Otago Community Trust.

Fish and Game has great year

Fish and Game has great year

The Otago Fish and Game Council has posted an $87,772 surplus, making it the "cash cow" of its counterparts across the country, chairman Monty Wright told the annual meeting in Dunedin yesterday.

Broad Bay project back on table

A controversial shared waterfront development in Broad Bay seems to be back on the table, dismaying a project opponent.

Blue shift in the South Dunedin spectrum

There are decisive pockets of red among the blue, but Dunedin South is not the Labour stronghold it once was.

Pacific disability research advocated

Pacific disability research advocated

Disability researchers should reach out to the Pacific, and not just concentrate on New Zealand, a visiting disability advocate told a conference in Dunedin yesterday.

Dunedin may no longer be 'staunchly red' - Woodhouse

Dunedin may no longer be 'staunchly red' -  Woodhouse

Dunedin might have reached a "tipping point" where it could no longer be considered safe Labour, Dunedin North National candidate Michael Woodhouse says.

Tirikatene thrilled to win seat

Tirikatene thrilled to win seat

Winning Te Tai Tonga was a "bright spot" for Labour on a disappointing night, says its new MP, Rino Tirikatene.