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Former quarry land for sale ahead of 2GP

Former quarry land for sale ahead of 2GP

The Christchurch man who owns the Palmers Quarry Garden in Northeast Valley is trying to sell part of the land, hoping it will be picked up by a retirement home operator.

Anger about South Dunedin's future

Anger about South Dunedin's future

Unanswered questions about the long-term future of South Dunedin and the city's response to climate change loomed large at a heated public meeting last night.

Rugby clubs fear for viability

Rugby clubs fear for viability

Dunedin rugby clubs fear changes mooted in the city's next-generation plan could put their and other sports clubs' financial futures in doubt.

Labour, Greens team up for election

Labour, Greens team up for election

Voters will be presented with a viable alternative at the next general election after the Green and Labour parties agreed yesterday to present a united front in an effort to topple the Government.

Seeking to solve taxi rank disorder

Seeking to solve taxi rank disorder

The Dunedin City Council says it will seek answers to the issue of violence and disorder at a central city taxi stand.

Anger over protesters’ blockade of banks (+ video)

Anger over protesters’ blockade of banks (+ video)

Protesters have been slammed on social media for blocking an elderly woman from an ANZ branch in Dunedin yesterday.

Push to liven up 'dowdy' George St

Push to liven up 'dowdy' George St

A new group of central Dunedin retailers and building owners plans to drag the spotlight back to a George St shopping precinct it says is "very dowdy and tired and underinvested in''.

Dean says hospital food issue 'beat-up'

Dean says hospital food issue 'beat-up'

People do not go to hospital to eat, they go there to be treated, Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean said during a debate in Parliament about scrapping this year's election at the Southern District Health Board.

Listening one of new SDHB values

Listening one of new SDHB values

The Southern District Health Board's new set of ‘‘draft values'' espouses listening, kindness, having a positive attitude and working with the community.

Food protest: 'Stop the slop' (+ video)

Food protest: 'Stop the slop' (+ video)

About 300 people carrying signs with slogans including 'Stop the slop' staged a protest today about the quality of Dunedin Hospital food.

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