A Dunedin City Council manager has walked away from his own
contract to restock vending machines at Moana Pool, as an
investigation into a possible conflict of interest continues,
it has been confirmed.
Violent drunken offending in Dunedin was unrelenting and
something needed to be done about it, Judge Michael Crosbie
yesterday told a man who headbutted another man while drunk
in a Mosgiel pub earlier this year.
Medical researchers involved in three different study areas
joined forces at a University of Otago research meeting
yesterday to explore new ways of tackling several important
challenges, including treating gout and kidney disease.
The Education Review Office has recommended the Ministry of
Education review its formula for guidance counselling funding
in schools after it found some schools were not able to
account for how they were spending the money.