John Lewis

Game fun way to learn safety

Game fun way to learn safety

Being seriously injured in an accident is not a game. But it seems being educated on how to avoid serious injury can be.

Summer of sun no fun on farm

Summer of sun no fun on farm

Townies are loving it. Farmers are loathing it.

UN trip privilege for Columba girls

UN trip privilege for Columba girls

It is amazing what you can do in 24 hours when you have to.

Determined Olivia: I cherish every day

Determined Olivia: I cherish every day

''Inspirational'' Palmerston teenager Olivia Ollerenshaw has recovered from a near-death training crash to retain her South Island secondary schools duathlon title. Her inspiration was her father, Bryan, who died of cancer last year, John Lewis reports.

Centre to celebrate 40 years

Centre to celebrate 40 years

Compared with many other early childhood education centres around Otago, East Taieri Preschool is still a spring chicken.

Ngai Tahu looking at Kaikorai College land

Ngai Tahu looking at Kaikorai College land

Ngai Tahu appears to be eyeing up a small slab of playing field at Dunedin's Kaikorai Valley College for future use.

Educanz nominations open

Educanz nominations open

Abolition of the New Zealand Teachers' Council is one step closer with the opening of nominations for the Government's newly created Education Council of Aotearoa New Zealand (Educanz).

$18,600 to help protect wetland

$18,600 to help protect wetland

An unexpected cash injection of more than $18,600 has allowed the Save the Otago Peninsula Society to complete one of its environmental protection projects well ahead of schedule.

Afghan cricket wins two new fans

Afghan cricket wins two new fans

Forget the Black Caps or Scotland.

Dunedin student's fantasy pays off

Dunedin student's fantasy pays off

What started as a fantasy about flying back to his student flat after a long night at the local pub has turned into a reality worth an estimated $100 million for a former Dunedin man.