Shawn McAvinue

Forklift drivers to lift profile

Forklift drivers to lift profile

A contest designed to lift the nation's best forklift driver from obscurity began in Dunedin yesterday.

Injured driver cut from stock car after crash

An injured driver was taken to Dunedin Hospital after being cut from a stock car at a Dunedin speedway on Friday.

Crowd had a 'fantastic time'

Crowd had a 'fantastic time'

The bands were booked and the crowd came to the Waitati Music Festival on Saturday.

Loss of legs no obstacle to a life of adventure

Loss of legs no obstacle to a life of adventure

A motivational speaker who lost his legs in a train accident as child has begun cycling the Central Otago Rail Trail this weekend.

Search continues for missing tramper

Search continues for missing tramper

A search continues today for a tramper missing in the Manapouri area.

Injured driver cut from stock car at Beachlands

Injured driver cut from stock car at Beachlands

An injured driver was taken to Dunedin Hospital after being cut from his stock car at a Dunedin speedway last night.

Blazes keep Dunedin crews busy

Blazes keep Dunedin crews busy

Couch, scrub and forest fires kept Dunedin firefighters busy overnight.

Sacked driver seeks mediation

Sacked driver seeks mediation

A Dunedin bus driver is devastated after being sacked for making an urgent toilet stop.

Boatie left high and dry by eviction

Boatie left high and dry by eviction

A man ordered to remove his boat from a Dunedin marina says he is left with no alternative in a city short of deep-water berths.

Businesses sign up for Burp

Businesses sign up for Burp

New software which includes Taieri businesses will be a breath of fresh air for breast-feeding mothers.