Shawn McAvinue

Clothing business expands to survive

Clothing business expands to survive

A business selling second-hand designer clothing has expanded to survive in a ''scarily quiet'' Dunedin retail market.

'Falling sales, high rent' kill Canterbury store

'Falling sales, high rent' kill Canterbury store

The Canterbury of New Zealand store in central Dunedin is set to close, making four staff redundant, after a ''significant drop'' in sales.

CanTeen can help

CanTeen can help

A Dunedin student is helping those living with cancer get to a better place.

Mates' marriage horrifies gay rights groups

Mates' marriage horrifies gay rights groups

Travis McIntosh and Matt McCormick wrote their wedding vows yesterday, brimming with ''nervous excitement'' about their big day.

Sporting parents' tips for champs

Sporting parents' tips for champs

Win or lose, one of the most important things a parent can do to help their child become a sports champion is simple: just be there.

Birthday lollies bit of a rude shock

Birthday lollies bit of a rude shock

Inappropriately shaped lollies on sale exclusively in the South have been branded offensive and recalled from shops.

Toys can help Red Cross efforts

Toys can help Red Cross efforts

Red Cross Dunedin has put a call out for toys, but those giving have been asked to leave toy weapons behind.

Principal doused for CanTeen

Principal doused for CanTeen

Outram School pupils shouted with delight when their principal was doused with icy water.

Drummer keeps rolling on

Drummer keeps rolling on

A 90-year-old RSA Taieri Pipe Band drummer has no plans to stop beating the rhythm.

Strong lead over high school fire

Strong lead over high school fire

Pupils and teachers were treated for smoke inhalation yesterday and police are investigating surveillance footage after a suspicious fire at a Dunedin high school.