OPINION: If the participants in the RoUndie 500 pub crawl wanted to be offensive, they certainly succeeded.
OPINION: It takes a fair bit of confidence to walk on stage and talk into a microphone.
OPINION: John Key may be a fernophile, but why should our flag be biffed for a sports symbol?
OPINION: National made it clear that if it got back into office reform of the Resource Management Act would be back on the agenda.
I've been here since January 2012 and here's why I've fallen in love with Christchurch.
After hesitating for a week, Labour leader David Cunliffe finally announced on Saturday that he will resign from the leadership of the party.
OPINION: A new council committee structure is being hampered by arguments over who should be on them.
OPINION: An in-depth examination of what went wrong for Labour, along with a dish best served cold.
OPINION: I think up to 20 per cent of people went into the ballot box not completely decided.
OPINION: I'm trying to be frugal. Not cheap, but cautious with money.
OPINION: Should New Zealand get involved in the war against the Islamic State, or Isis? If we wanted to, how could we?
OPINION: Over the past 30-odd years, it is clear that large numbers of Kiwis have steadily disengaged from the electoral process.
OPINION: In terms of redistribution of wealth and high-level political engagement, National have shown themselves to be committed.
OPINION: It is not non-voters who have failed. It is the Govt, the politicians and the parties who failed to inspire.
OPINION: Like all businesspeople, farmers have to be prepared for leaner times as well as ones that are flush.
OPINION: Giving the temporary AMI Stadium in Addington a $2m loan is a sound idea and the council should go ahead with it.
OPINION: Roast Off 2014 - the year a, er, mushroom pie won a roast competition.
OPINION: The election may be over, but the next three years will still be a challenge with the next stage of the rebuild.
OPINION: Corporate awards nights are nowadays a bit like the Oscars, with posh frocks, Perspex trophies, and the odd cash prize.
OPINION: I was going to write about the election, but then I went to the supermarket and a worker asked me a question.
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