John Lewis

Call for drivers to show some crossing courtesy

Call for drivers to show some crossing courtesy

Taieri College staff are calling for more courtesy from drivers around a school crossing on one of Mosgiel's busiest roads.

Noakes painting on wall vinyl rehung

Noakes painting on wall vinyl rehung

As Barbara Brinsley stood in the former children's ward at Dunedin Hospital, working out how to relocate the murals of the late John Noakes, part of the answer fell at her feet.

Warning over measles outbreak

Warning over measles outbreak

Otago schools, early childcare centres and tertiary institutions are being warned by the Ministry of Health to be on the lookout for measles.

Making holidays while the sun is strongest

Making holidays while the sun is strongest

If you could change the weather on your summer holiday, would you?

Teachers fret over Novopay tax turmoil

Teachers fret over Novopay tax turmoil

Dunedin teachers are facing a confusing end to the financial year because of pay errors caused by Novopay.

More beach rescues made

While ''horrible'' summer weather has kept many from going to Otago beaches this summer, it has not lowered the number of people needing to be rescued by surf lifesaving crews.

Whisky secrets revealed at science festival

Whisky secrets revealed at science festival

To some, a good whisky can taste like honey and spice with a hint of smoky peat.

Today is a great celebration: Key

Today is a great celebration: Key

Prime Minister John Key has held Dunedin's Speight's Brewery up as a shining example of the country's return to economic prosperity.

Plastic milk containers recombined into recycling bins

Plastic milk containers recombined into recycling bins

The humble plastic milk bottle is taking on a new life and purpose at Abbotsford School.

Big week at the stadium

Big week at the stadium

Seven major events in seven days at the Forsyth Barr Stadium during the past week have injected hundreds of thousands of dollars into the local economy and set the city ''fizzing'' with activity.