Otago Daily Times: Dunedin

Fast-acting heroes earn police praise

Fast-acting heroes earn police praise

A petrol pump attendant has been hailed a hero after extinguishing a burning woman in Dunedin last night.

Campaign targets excessive speed near schools

Campaign targets excessive speed near schools

In the urban environment, a child struck by a vehicle travelling at 60kmh has only a 15% chance of survival.

Lighting plans for oval stumped

Lighting plans for oval stumped

Bad light could stop play at the University Oval after the Dunedin City Council baulked at the $2.5 million cost of installing floodlights for day-night cricket events at the venue.

Electricity settlement win for 'wee guy'

Electricity settlement win for 'wee guy'

A man living near Mosgiel without electricity for more than 18 months is hailing a victory for the ''wee guy'' after an out-of-court settlement with an Otago electricity supplier.

Overweight men sought to try diets

Overweight men sought to try diets

University of Otago academic Dr Craig Marshall is urging other men to join him in trying a diet with a difference - all in the name of research, and weight loss.

Having a ball

Having a ball

Nick Brett (10), of Dunedin shoots for goal yesterday during a school holiday programme organised by Football South and Futsal South at the Edgar Centre in Dunedin.

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