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Weekly beatings ending

Kiwi Antony Starr returns as Sheriff Lucas Hood in the fourth and final season of Banshee.

Public warned after five cars broken into

Police are again reminding Dunedin residents to take valuables out of their cars or keep them out of sight, following five car break-ins on Saturday night.

Disparity in views on flood bank repairs

Franz Josef locals hope the Waiho flood bank which breached, causing major flooding in the West Coast township on Thursday, can be repaired by the end of this week.

Crash cause findings delayed

Police say it could be some time before it is known what caused a mini-bus crash near Luggate on Friday, which killed a 62-year-old Indian woman.

Celebrating 60 years in the trade

Celebrating 60 years in the trade

Colin Coombes adjusts his neatly ironed collar and tie, picks up his meat cleaver, and sets to work with a solid thwack.

Speech about defying racism a winner

Speech about defying racism a winner

A speech laying out the value of not being a bystander to racism and discrimination has won a Logan Park High School pupil the Otago Race Unity Speech Competition.

Basilica begins its new life

Basilica begins its new life

Sometimes, the symbolism of certain dates in the church calendar is too good to pass by.

'We don’t feel safe in our own home any more'

'We don’t feel safe in our own home any more'

A Calton Hill family are furious Dunedin police have not laid charges after they woke during the night to find a stranger standing in their bedroom.

I feel I could go another 100, Arthur says

I feel I could go another 100, Arthur says

Brandy. Arthur Cook reckons it's the elixir of life.

Houses still without power after wild winds

Houses still without power after wild winds

About 15 houses in the Dunedin area remain without power after it was cut by hurricane-force winds on Thursday night.