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'Show some heart' to refugees the plea

'Show some heart' to refugees the plea

Columba College pupils between years 7 and 13 gave a gold coin donation to dress in Amnesty International colours - yellow and black yesterday.

Test drill potential 'game-changer'

Test drill potential 'game-changer'

Test drilling for oil and gas could resume off Oamaru's coast in 2017 on potentially the nation's ''largest hydrocarbon discovery''.

Family upset over bus bike ban

Family upset over bus bike ban

A 6-year-old Dunedin boy was left crying on the footpath after he and his mother were not allowed to take his bike on an otherwise empty bus.

Harbour trail 'quantum change'

Harbour trail 'quantum change'

Dunedin will see a ''quantum change'' in its tourism industry when the Otago Harbour Cycle Trail is completed in three years' time, Mayor Dave Cull says.

Costly cycleway mistakes

Costly cycleway mistakes

 Parts of South Dunedin's cycle network will be ripped out and replaced, costing hundreds of thousands of dollars, because of council mistakes.

Beach erosion: 'For God's sake, it's time to take action'

Beach erosion: 'For God's sake, it's time to take action'

Permanently fix the erosion of St Clair's sand dunes or give up on most of South Dunedin - there are no other options, a St Clair resident believes.

Stadium profit forecast

Stadium profit forecast

The company running Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium is poised to deliver its first profit on the back of tighter finances and a cash injection from ratepayers.

Family left out in cold after ditching provider

Family left out in cold after ditching provider

A South Dunedin family is warning low-income earners about their power struggle after switching to pre-paid electricity supplier Globug.

City to face 'end game' in the lowlands

City to face 'end game' in the lowlands

South Dunedin is a suburb under siege by Mother Nature - battered by ocean waves, floods, a rising water table and with the dark clouds of climate change predictions building on the horizon. So is it time to head for the hills? Chris Morris reports.

Call for local with 'mana'

Call for local with 'mana'

Embattled Southern District Health Board chief executive Carole Heatly says if the board is replaced with a commissioner, they must be a local with experience and mana. Whatever happens, she would like to keep her job.

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