More than 150 people took part in a candlelight vigil in
Dunedin yesterday, with several speakers strongly supporting
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull's call for a refugee resettlement
centre to be established in the city.
The University of
Otago last night achieved a remarkable feat by winning the
Prime Minister's Supreme Award for tertiary teaching
excellence for the fourth year in a row, with Associate Prof
Suzanne Pitama the latest winner.
Two people, initially assessed as seriously injured, were
flown to Dunedin Hospital by helicopter after a Nissan Serena
people mover rolled after apparently hitting ice on a bridge
near Palmerston at the weekend.