Shawn McAvinue

Hopes fading for missing Dunedin hunter

Hopes fading for missing Dunedin hunter

The family of a Dunedin hunter missing in South Canterbury accepts he may not be coming home.

MP urges action over puppy farms

MP urges action over puppy farms

Puppy farms and dog fighting were topics Labour's animal welfare spokesman Trevor Mallard sank his teeth into at the SPCA Otago in Dunedin yesterday.

Oarfish disappears from beach

Oarfish disappears from beach

The dead oarfish washed up at Aramoana last week has disappeared and marine experts are warning against eating its 3m-long fillets.

Foodbank wants chiller to store fruit and veg

Foodbank wants chiller to store fruit and veg

A large chiller to store fresh produce would be warmly received by a Mosgiel foodbank.

Fans dressed to impress rocker Rod

Fans dressed to impress rocker Rod

Die-hard fans are bringing out their Scottish apparel for the Rod Stewart concert in Dunedin tomorrow.

Exploring image and angst

Exploring image and angst

Curator Hana Aoake (24), of Auckland, looks over her exhibition, iD2K16, at Blue Oyster Art Project Space in Dunedin yesterday.

'Pork Pie' Minis in town on charity run

'Pork Pie' Minis in town on charity run

The horns of 55 Minis were tooted and the 112 vehicle occupants hollered as the Pork Pie Charity Run drove into Dunedin's lower Octagon at lunchtime yesterday.

Young patients benefit from Carisbrook sales

Young patients benefit from Carisbrook sales

The sale of Carisbrook remains has put iPads in the hands of children in Dunedin Hospital.

Breast surgeries promised

Breast surgeries promised

The Southern District Health Board is promising more breast reconstruction surgeries but remains tight-lipped on how this will be achieved, leaving women on the waiting list in the dark.

Siblings' super country success

Siblings' super country success

It was more a sibling harmony than rivalry for two winning Dunedin country music singers.