Timothy Brown

Labour timeline for South renewal

Labour timeline for South renewal

South Dunedin's renewal will be showing "good progress'' within six years of electing a Labour government, party leader Andrew Little says.

Police investigating car fire links

Police investigating car fire links

Detectives are investigating a string of car fires at the weekend, the latest in a growing list of burnt-out cars discovered recently.

DCC paid $3.1 million from Carisbrook sale

DCC paid $3.1 million from Carisbrook sale

The Dunedin City Council has received the outstanding $3.1million for Carisbrook.

Ex-Dunedin barrister struck off

Ex-Dunedin barrister struck off

A former Dunedin barrister spent money owed to Inland Revenue on personal expenses such as mortgage payments, overseas travel, alcohol, private school fees and a monthly payment on a Jaguar car, the New Zealand Law Society said yesterday.

Police officer allegedly assaulted son

A Dunedin police officer may be under investigation for allegedly assaulting their son.

Last of asbestos roof fragments safely gone

Last of asbestos roof fragments safely gone

Forbury Park Trotting Club hopes to have an asbestos roof inspected before a planned meet next month.

Road rage incident: man sought

Road rage incident: man sought

A female motorist was verbally abused and had her keys stolen while her young child cried in the back seat of her car during a road rage incident in North Dunedin yesterday.

Bar’s licence renewed despite complaints

Bar’s licence renewed despite complaints

A central Dunedin bar has had its liquor licence renewed despite a year which has resulted in a litany of complaints from health authorities, the Fire Service and a neighbour.

Asbestos closes road in wake of wild winds (+ video)

Asbestos closes road in wake of wild winds (+ video)

A South Dunedin street remained closed last night after roofing containing asbestos was blown off a building and shattered on the road below during gale-force winds overnight on Wednesday.

Severe gales forecast to sweep Otago

Severe gales forecast to sweep Otago

Otago residents are being warned to prepare for severe gales forecast to sweep the region this morning.