Eileen Goodwin

PSO prepared to pick up RA clients

PSO prepared to pick up RA clients

Presbyterian Support Otago says it will be able to offer a family violence service if required in the wake of the abrupt closure of Relationships Aotearoa.

Switch to Dunedin improves service

An Auckland call centre is being blamed by the Royal District Nursing Service for problems and complaints in its home care service.

Counselling service to close

Counselling service to close

Four Dunedin staff will be out of a job when Relationships Aotearoa closes its doors, probably this week.

Cullen to check zero-hour contract claims

Cullen to check zero-hour contract claims

New Zealand Post chairman Sir Michael Cullen has agreed to check claims the state-owned enterprise is using zero-hours contracts.

'Cowardly' attack on boy

'Cowardly' attack on boy

A 17-year-old boy was in Dunedin Hospital yesterday with serious injuries after a vicious assault outside a party in North Dunedin on Saturday night.

Claims NZ Post using zero hours contracts denied

New Zealand Post has denied claims it uses zero hours contracts for some workers and that it is not honouring some contractual entitlements.

Retailer threatened by armed man

A St Kilda shopkeeper was shaken but uninjured after an attempted aggravated robbery on Saturday night, Detective Sergeant Rob Hanna said.

Search on Lake Wakatipu

Search on Lake Wakatipu

A search of Lake Wakatipu has been launched after an emergency radio request for help.

More time given to look at library-mall plan

More time given to look at library-mall plan

Dunedin City Council staff have been given more time to investigate a proposal to locate a South Dunedin library in the South City Mall.

$245k for arts, culture strategy; branding link

$245k for arts, culture strategy; branding link

The Dunedin City Council has approved $245,000 of funding for its new arts and culture strategy, and has appointed Cr Aaron Hawkins to lead the body tasked with its implementation.