Timothy Brown

Hoping dog has his day

Hoping dog has his day

Dog trialling veteran Boyd Tisdall is gearing up for another tilt at a national title.

Noise complaints rise; DCC concerned

Noise complaints rise; DCC concerned

Noise complaints in the student quarter continue to rise and present a concern for the Dunedin City Council, environmental health manager Ros MacGill said.

'We expected to be in a nice, warm home'

'We expected to be in a nice, warm home'

A Dunedin couple will spend winter in a "cold one-bedroom unit'' after consents delays hindered the building of their new home.

Time to get consent doubles

Time to get consent doubles

The time to process a building consent has more than doubled in the past year, according to statistics from the Dunedin City Council.

'Two cars slip' repair tender to be advertised soon, council says

The Dunedin City Council has sent a letter to some residents of the Otago Peninsula updating them on the repairs of slips affecting roads in the area.

'Global leaders' attend arts centre opening

'Global leaders' attend arts centre opening

Otago Girls' High School welcomed back one of its finest former pupils and one of New Zealand's most renowned musical talents to open its new arts centre.

'Leadership needed' over South Dunedin's future

'Leadership needed' over South Dunedin's future

A collaborative "urban development approach'' could be the answer for South Dunedin, Labour housing spokesman Phil Twyford says.

Bouwer unwell; no appeal yet

Bouwer unwell; no appeal yet

Convicted murderer Colin Bouwer is yet to launch an appeal with the Privy Council because of illness.

South Dunedin flood risk ‘an issue’

South Dunedin flood risk ‘an issue’

South Dunedin presents the "most troubling example'' of high groundwater levels in the country, Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment  Jan Wright says.

Tidy returns from a tuk-tuk for two (+ video)

Tidy returns from a tuk-tuk for two (+ video)

Dunedin student Tim Rogers is riding a wave - or should that be tuk-tuk - of entrepreneurial success.