As a stockpile of the city's plastic waste grows ever bigger,
the Dunedin City Council is being warned it may have to
increase rates if returns from recycling do not improve.
An announcement Anadarko is set to drill a $US100 million
test well off the Otago coast in January is good news for a
Dunedin economy ''struggling for jobs'', Otago Chamber of
Commerce president Peter McIntyre says.
Nine days after breaking a 56-year hoodoo, Otago has lost the
Ranfurly Shield in its first defence.
Forsyth Barr Stadium is to be renamed for Otago's first
defence of the Ranfurly Shield against Hawkes Bay on Sunday.
Community concerns that a school pedestrian crossing was an
''accident waiting to happen'' have prompted the Dunedin City
Council to investigate.
Dunedin's nine mayoral aspirants did their best to court the
tourism sector at their first mayoral candidates forum in the
city last night.
Peer-reviewed studies show fluoride does cause adverse
health effects, write anti-fluoride campaigner and Dunedin
psychiatrist Bruce Spittle and Dunedin dentist Russel
A 60-year-old Dunedin woman is in hospital with a broken leg
after being knocked over by dogs at St Kilda Beach.
The Highlanders will not have Tamati Ellison in their
midfield next year and it also seems possible All Black
front-rowers Tony Woodcock and Andrew Hore will both leave
cars for sale
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