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Legal high picket continues

Legal high picket continues

A former synthetic cannabis smoker turned picketing protester is campaigning to rid Mosgiel shops of the legal high.

Jinty offers to meet Dalai Lama

Jinty offers to meet Dalai Lama

Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull may not be meeting the Dalai Lama next month, but one of his councillors said it would be a ''privilege'' if she could do so.

Mayor denies bowing to wishes of China over Dalai Lama's visit

Mayor denies bowing to wishes of China over Dalai Lama's visit

Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull's decision to sidestep a speaking engagement with the Dalai Lama appears to be aimed at avoiding the ire of China, a University of Otago academic, Dr Nicholas Khoo, says.

Anger at plans for cellphone tower

Anger at plans for cellphone tower

A worked-up crowd of Brighton residents made it clear to 2degrees it will have a fight on its hands if it continues with plans to erect a cellphone tower in the community.

Video: Huge waves pound seawall

Video: Huge waves pound seawall

St Clair Beach was bombarded by monsters from the deep yesterday evening.

All Black boost not enough

All Black boost not enough

For 40 minutes at the Queenstown Recreation Ground on Saturday, it seemed Highlanders Andrew Hore and Tony Woodcock, playing for Maniototo, would finally know what it felt like to win this season.

A never-ending challenge

A never-ending challenge

Down by the foreshore, across from the university, there sits a structure which has divided the Dunedin community like none other in many a year. It is, of course, Forsyth Barr Stadium.

Aerosmith a silver-spangled spectacle

Aerosmith a silver-spangled spectacle

A spaceship from the 1970s called Aerosmith berthed in Dunedin last night.

Fans angry at late discounts

Fans angry at late discounts

Aerosmith fans are crying foul over last-minute discounts to boost ticket sales for tomorrow's Forsyth Barr Stadium show.

Eating out 'a luxury' many doing without

Eating out 'a luxury' many doing without

Dunedin's hospitality industry is feeling the pinch of the economic climate with four local restaurants shutting in the last few months.

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