Dan Hutchinson

Bogart still top cat in the age stakes

Bogart still top cat in the age stakes

South Dunedin cat Bogart can still lay claim to being the oldest cat in town, as definitive proof of age eludes several other contenders.

Signs reminder to dog owners

Signs reminder to dog owners

Dunedinites are being warned not to ''let your dog go wild''.

Playcentre hit by lack of numbers

Playcentre hit by lack of numbers

The Outram Playcentre is the latest in a growing list to say it is struggling to stay open because of a lack of numbers.

Low numbers mean playcentre 'seriously close to being closed'

Low numbers mean playcentre 'seriously close to being closed'

The Outram Playcentre is ''seriously close to being closed'' because of a lack of children and parents to run it.

Growing plants and young people's skills,

Growing plants and young people's skills,

YouthGrow has been producing vegetables, flower plants and well-grounded human beings for 13 years.

WW2 seaman honoured by Russia

WW2 seaman honoured by Russia

At the age of just 13, Dunedin man John Foster was signing up to do his bit in one of the most dangerous arenas of World War 2 - the merchant navy.

Ringing in the change message

Ringing in the change message

Information technology and the aged-care sector are expected to continue to be big growth industries in Dunedin over the next 15 years, but the city's future prosperity could go either way, a group of business academics say.

Users urged to press case for faster internet

Users urged to press case for faster internet

Dunedin residents who still experience painfully slow internet speeds are hoping they will not miss out again on government funding being doled out over the next few months.

Calling for volunteers

Calling for volunteers

They have hundreds of hungry mouths to feed and now Dunedin charity FoodShare needs more volunteers and sponsors.

Pupils grow poppies to give to veterans

Pupils grow poppies to give to veterans

Some Tahuna Intermediate School pupils and their teacher are hoping to make Anzac Day extra special for veterans this year.