There were broomsticks everywhere, people wearing glasses who
should not be wearing glasses and vice-versa, people hanging
up their invisibility cloaks and then not being able to find
them again - the return to school yesterday was chaos.
New NCEA requirements which came into
effect in 2014 are having a dramatic impact on the number of
Otago secondary school pupils achieving university entrance
If you're looking to host a large mid-winter party and are in
need of ice, then Paul Mansfield will be able to help.
Police were hunting two
men yesterday following an incident in Invercargill in which
a woman was held captive at her home by a knife-wielding
If you're thinking it's colder than usual for this time of
year, you're right. Monday afternoon's temperature at Dunedin
International Airport was a record.
New Zealand Heart Foundation has waded into the fundraising
effort to save the Otago Therapeutic Pool in Dunedin.
The RSA says the World War 1 medals stolen from a package
destined for Dunedin will be almost impossible to sell and is
pleading with the culprits not to dispose of them.
Part of Kaikorai Valley College's playing field is about to
be turned into a housing subdivision after being sold on the
open market to an Auckland property developer.
It used to be a gardener's nightmare - people dancing on the
petunias and turning the back lawn into a mud pit suitable
for army training exercises.
Three Dunedin schools have received funding from the
Government to strengthen their school relationships with
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