Ellie Constantine

Mud, mud, glorious mud

Mud, mud, glorious mud

Testing the course for Sunday's Mud Sweat and Tears Challenge at Wingatui Racecourse is Dunedin operations manager Paul Vlietstra.

CCTV camera put to use in drains

CCTV camera put to use in drains

The latest in pipe examination technology has landed in Dunedin.

Anger over damage at Brighton Domain

Anger over damage at Brighton Domain

Brighton Domain has been "bloody mutilated" by a local resident, Dunedin city councillor Colin Weatherall says, and he has had enough.

First Stadium Market in October

First Stadium Market in October

Everything from crafts to curios will be for sale at Dunedin's first Stadium Market in October.

'G-string' found on seal now raising money

'G-string' found on seal now raising money

First it threatened a life, and then it made headlines around the world. Now, a "homemade-looking G-string" removed from a seal's neck by a Department of Conservation ranger is up for auction.

St Kilda Beach hero embarrassed by life-saving award

St Kilda Beach hero embarrassed by life-saving award

Ask Brendan Ford about the time he rescued a swimmer at Dunedin's St Kilda Beach and the word "lucky" tends to pop up.

Mixed response to trail consent

The partial consent of the Around the Mountain Cycle Trail in Southland has received praise and criticism.

Broken glass poses playground danger

Broken glass poses playground danger

The playground at Brighton Domain is "being spoilt" by people smashing glass around it, posing a "high risk" to the families who use it, Dunedin city councillor Colin Weatherall says.

CDMA network closes; cellphone retailers busy

Telecom's CDMA network officially closed last night and Dunedin cellphone retailers have experienced a rush of customers not wanting to be left without working cellphones.

Marmite devotees spread good will

Marmite devotees spread good will

Marmite may be in short supply but several Otago people are more than happy to go without theirs, to aid 12-year-old Dunedin lad Luke Bain, who has autism.