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Mumford and Sons top stadium wish-list

Mumford and Sons top stadium wish-list

Otago Daily Times columnist - and music nut - Dave Cannan has been giving a lot of thought to which act he would most like to see at Forsyth Barr Stadium.

Man gets surgery date after MP acts

Man gets surgery date after MP acts

A Dunedin man who has waited nearly six months for urgent prostate surgery was given a date for the operation within days of his local MP asking the health board about his care.

DVML's new head seeks iconic events

DVML's new head seeks iconic events

The new broom in charge of Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium says the venue can still find success by attracting more big concerts and creating ''iconic'' events.

Urgent need to alter NZ's wealth

Urgent need to alter NZ's wealth

Gill Caradoc-Davies makes the case for a Universal Basic Income and criticises the way the term ''child poverty'' is used.

Another cycle lane option on table

Another cycle lane option on table

Up to $4.5 million may be spent on a new cycle system in central Dunedin.

Dotcom admits owning 'Mein Kampf'

Dotcom admits owning 'Mein Kampf'

Political hopeful Kim Dotcom has shot himself in the foot on the eve of his Internet Party membership drive launch after admitting he owns a rare signed copy of Adolf Hitler's book Mein Kampf.

Office workers light up CPO

Office workers light up CPO

The return today of a commercial tenant to Dunedin's former chief post office building for the first time in more than 15 years marks a significant milestone in the restoration project.

Benefit cuts here to stay, author tells forum

Benefit cuts here to stay, author tells forum

Public opposition to increasing benefit levels means no political party is likely to reverse the cuts that did most to contribute to income inequality, Max Rashbrooke, the editor of a book on the subject, says.

Delta thwarted proper scrutiny, breached Acts

Delta thwarted proper scrutiny, breached Acts

The Dunedin City Council must share the blame for multimillion-dollar losses incurred by Delta from its failed property investments at Jacks Point and Luggate, Mayor Dave Cull says.

City benefits in an instant

City benefits in an instant

Cerebos Gregg's has confirmed it will pump $10 million into expanding its Dunedin-based coffee factory and close its East Tamaki, Auckland, manufacturing plant at the end of this year. 

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