John Lewis

DMD ride impetus a family thing

DMD ride impetus a family thing

Watching his 8-year-old cousin dying from Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) has been hard, Luke O'Malley says.

Principal's commute just got much longer

Principal's commute just got much longer

Vicki McIntyre is used to long commutes to work each day.

'I knew it was something significant'

'I knew it was something significant'

If it were not for changing tidal flows, the fishing waka unearthed from Papanui Inlet on Otago Peninsula at the weekend might never have been discovered, Department of Conservation historic technical adviser Shar Briden said.

Long commute just got longer

Long commute just got longer

It's amazing what one will do for love.

Student thrilled NZSO to play his work

Student thrilled NZSO to play his work

For Sam van Betew, it was just an exercise designed to keep his composing hand in over the summer holidays.

Socking it to judges pays off

Socking it to judges pays off

Chris Foot is solid enough in his masculinity to readily admit he was like a wide-eyed child in a toy store during a recent visit to the Volvo truck manufacturing plant in Sweden.

Minister's first visit only 'meet and greet'

Minister's first visit only 'meet and greet'

Jonathan Coleman will make his first visit as Health Minister to Dunedin tomorrow.

High tech studio aimed at youth

High tech studio aimed at youth

Motherboard, check. CPU, check. Ram, power supply, graphics card and solid state drive, check.

Levi takes key role at charter school

Levi takes key role at charter school

Former Otago Highlander Filipo Levi has been appointed to a pivotal role in one of New Zealand's first Christian charter schools.

The Brad Pitt of parrots

The Brad Pitt of parrots

Being an escort has its perks.