OPINION: Are we in danger of seeing the extinction of empathy in our lifetime?
Fog has impacted Timaru flights and shipping movements for the second time in three days.
OPINION: NZ mayors are desperate for government financial help to cope with freedom campers, but ratepayers are footing the bill.
OPINION: I think I may have made medical history.
Today we're going to talk about scones.
Three Dog Night's hit song was reprised as Grant Shimmin considered the furore over a Winston Peters press release.
It was a sleepy afternoon at Christchurch Airport.
I've just returned from an overseas trip and I didn't attempt to smuggle illicit substances into the countries I visited.
It seems to me that as a species we have a real problem in assigning value appropriately.
It's a gripe of mine that comes around as regularly as Easter.
OPINION: Truth was abandoned as a Timaru school revealed it was withdrawing from an immunisation programme.
It took 42 years, give or take a couple of months, for my Dad's prediction to fully come true.
OPINION: Ah, it's April. Thank heavens!
Kiwi horse named after biscuit popular in smoko rooms is favourite for major Aussie race.
"You wanna hit the portaloos early," Ali says dryly.
The wounds are slowly healing. The latest ones, that is.
It always looked like Mission IMPossible – and so it proved.
The question was a variation on one levelled at me regularly over 16 years.
OPINION: Hey, did you see those Reds got done in Perth on Thursday night, despite Eto Nabuli scoring a hat-trick of tries?
Good morning, everyone.
I stumbled across two sobering accounts of wartime heroism that had somehow passed me by this week.
OPINION: Closing Cadbury's Dunedin factory shows the company couldn't be further from its roots.
Opinion: If ever there was a classic misnomer, surely it is "pilot whale".
OPINION: Have you ever had an experience that seemed, somehow, other-worldly?
Derek Burrows imagines how the first phone call between US President Donald Trump and Kiwi PM Bill English panned out.
True sporting greatness is something that transcends national boundaries.
'twas Monday morn, and I was torn ...
OPINION: You might be hearing more about Lincoln City.
Lies, lies, lies. They confront us at every turn these days.
"Now is the winter of our discontent made glorious summer by this sun of York ..."