The under-insurance of Dunedin's homes could total billions
with as many as 85% of homes uninsured by about quarter of
Coastal erosion expert Dr Wayne Stephenson remains confident
Ocean Beach is undergoing a natural pattern of erosion and
Work to shore up the sand dunes at Ocean Beach began
yesterday with an excavator beginning to cut a track to the
Amalgamated Builders Ltd has broken ground on the $20 million
Mosgiel Countdown project.
Sand that took months to accumulate naturally at Ocean Beach
was washed away in two days during the weekend's stormy
About 1200 junior footballers were left sodden and
disappointed after rain forced an early end to the Green
Island junior football tournament yesterday.
The prospect of turbines being raised on his doorstep
"horrified'' one of the neighbours of a proposed Blueskin Bay
wind farm project, which has polarised the community.
Synthetic cannabinoids have returned to Dunedin, but this
time the University of Otago is importing them for research.
Members of the Labour Party's skills and wages committee
visited Logan Park High School during a trip to Dunedin.
Dunedin City Council's 2GP district plan hearings began
yesterday, with minor controversies surrounding designations
providing a taste of things to come.
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