Secret democracy is an oxymoron according to Hilary
Calvert, a Dunedin city councillor.
A Labour Party proposal to remove the sale of Lotto tickets
from supermarket checkouts has been described by the Prime
Minister as "a bit nanny state".
Police have issued a warning after Dunedin drivers came to
grief on wet roads at the weekend.
A Dunedin mother is angry her car was ticketed while she was
undergoing an emergency Caesarean section.
Dunedin's apparent obsession with car parking will not be
allowed to derail the new cycle lanes project, city
councillors warned yesterday.
While Otago and Southland's agricultural sector could benefit
from higher rainfall and warmer winters, the region's coastal
environments will be at risk from greater erosion and storm
events, Niwa climate scientist Dr Andrew Tait says.
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.
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.
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.
Gill Caradoc-Davies makes the case for a Universal Basic
Income and criticises the way the term ''child poverty'' is
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