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One 'city to sea' bike path proposed

One 'city to sea' bike path proposed

The troubled South Dunedin cycle network may be pared back to a single city to sea path to enable it to be completed within budget.

Climate petition rejected

Climate petition rejected

A petition calling on the Government to address a broad spectrum of issues, including climate change, has been dismissed by a parliamentary select committee.

Repair bill for court tops $15m

Repair bill for court tops $15m

The push to reopen Dunedin's historic courthouse has been dealt a blow by the Government saying the strengthening work will now cost more than $15 million and the proposal will need to be reviewed.

Flag farce mockery of process

Flag farce mockery of process

Does New Zealand need a new flag?

Health board gets $7m to pay its bills

Health board gets $7m to pay its bills

The financially stressed Southern District Health Board has been given a $7 million cash injection so it can pay its bills, Health Minister Dr Jonathan Coleman has confirmed.

Flat's upgrade raises rent beyond means

Flat's upgrade raises rent beyond means

Pressure on landlords to provide warm and dry accommodation is raising rents and putting some people on the street. Shawn McAvinue reports.

Dunedin date for Black Sabbath tour

Dunedin date for Black Sabbath tour

Black Sabbath have confirmed they'll be touring one last time - and have added Dunedin to their world tour.

 

Flag referendum: Final four designs revealed

Flag referendum: Final four designs revealed

The wait is over: the final four designs for a proposed new national flag have been revealed.

No climate-change advice on snow tourism

No climate-change advice on snow tourism

As Wanaka and Queenstown put on the Winter Games, the Green Party is warning climate change could wreak havoc on the snow sports industry if nothing is done to stop it.

Anti-TPP protesters target Key meeting

Anti-TPP protesters target Key meeting

Protesters jostled with police last night as they tried to disrupt a National Party fundraising event in Dunedin.

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