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Posts Tagged ‘ Dominion Post ’

Wellington and Porirua merger talk has people in three minds

Mar 8th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Swinging voters could decide the outcome in a merger was put to a vote.



Plenty of jobs for journalism students entering news media

Apr 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Creative Writing, Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, Multimedia, News, Picture story

Best Journalist goes to Francesca Jago pictured with TV1 reporter Jehan Casinader.



Sam Duff wins top Whitireia Journalism award

Apr 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Whitireia Journalism School Diploma students celebrate the end of their course.



Mayoral hopefuls angry at being dismissed by academic

Oct 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, News, Other

Management lecturer’s comments in story described as irresponsible and a disservice to democracy.



Media coverage of mayoral race unfair, says candidate Goulden

Oct 8th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, Most Popular, News

The former councillor takes time to attack the media and other candidates during his bid to lead capital.



Journalism education godfather retires…again (but not really)

Jul 19th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Student Features

Pre-eminent journalism educator Jim Tucker is retiring from teaching after 27 years, reports PENNY SCOTT.



Spanish lessons from Phoenix score in class

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: News

Wellington College students got a taste of Spain from Phoenix players.



Two years after the Christchurch quakes it’s a tale of two cities

Sep 15th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Student Features

Canterbury residents are sharing their food, flowers and frustration, reports LIZ WYLIE.



Busy day on digital news and social media for marriage bill followers

Aug 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article

KAT DUGGAN and VICTORIA COTTERELL follow the stream of coverage surrounding the Marriage Amendment Bill day.



Smoke-free quay not an issue on the street

Jul 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Councillors, non-smokers, smokers don’t give a puff.



Aotea College bus crash being investigated

Jul 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

College Principal commends composure of all involved.



Dog dispute rethink for Wellington council

Jul 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Dogs off leashes still a public problem at Karori park.



Shaky rumours press buttons in twittersphere

Jul 4th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Users vent frustration with this lack of official Twittter activity



Porirua’s Deputy Mayor wants smoke cleared

May 22nd, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

A smokefree Porirua may be close after council presentation.



Many changes in 23 years at disability library

May 22nd, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Librarian Michelle Hill looks back and many changes.



Pupils face cut-backs due to ministry quake policy

May 2nd, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Thorndon cuts teacher spending to upgrade school hall



Public backlash: ‘Pash mob’ to target capital bar

Apr 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Staff looking for intoxication, aggression video evidence.



Wellington artists given a chance to shine

Mar 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Expressions to hold first Wellington Regional Arts Review



Black Syndrome suits city’s black supporters

Nov 11th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

‘Black Dog Syndrome’ suits black-clad Wellingtonians.



Occupiers balance work, activism on civic lawn

Nov 3rd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

But Wellington City Council says they can’t stay there forever.



Eye candy getting plenty of world cup coverage

Oct 10th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Pretty rugby players hogging the camera lens just human nature.



Wellington student rows her way to America

Sep 30th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Four universities chased Tayler with scholarship offers.



Poll majority: ‘We don’t want sign on airport hill’

Sep 28th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

‘No sign’ is the best option for Miramar Peninsular hillside.



Wallabies wounded, wary, after reality check

Sep 22nd, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Sport

Media reports focus on how the Aussies will respond against USA.



New Team Wellington coach has Oceania goal

Sep 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Sport

Attracting and keeping the right footballers seen as key.



Wellywood sign (or not) – you get to decide

Aug 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Lead Story, News

Meantime a temporary sign will say ‘All Blacks’.



Team effort for Wainui community patrollers

May 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wainuiomata shows its support with $3000 fundraising



Coffee saves the day as hospitality marks time

May 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Lipstick effect helps cafes, restaurants survive.



Survey finds earthquake coverage ‘spot on’

Mar 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Graphic images haven’t deterred people from quake stories.



Waka will be Wellington city asset – when and if it turns up

Feb 4th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Waitangi Day marked the opening of the new Wharewaka on Taranaki Wharf – but the main star was missing. GREG FORD reports on Wellington’s waylaid waka.



Easing cyclists’ way from Welly to Shelly Bay

Nov 17th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

New route opening Sunday includes concession for cyclists.



Police inquiry into students awaits auditor

Nov 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Audit will show if action needed, say police.



SPCA adopts out hundreds more pets

Nov 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Innovative marketing see big rise in adoptions jump by hundreds.



More youth wanted on roll as Mana looks like two-horse race

Oct 13th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Mana by-election takes place on November 20. ALICE PETRIE reports on the efforts to get young people voting while TANYA WOOD lines up the candidates.



Whitireia to help student association recover

Aug 27th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Polytech council backs CEO’s handling of student body.



No milk, no sugar… no hope?

Aug 16th, 2010 | By | Category: News

Campus woes include bare cupboards and a lost couch.



Student association investigation may take months

Aug 16th, 2010 | By | Category: News

Police looking into the alleged misappropriation of fees from the Whitireia Independent Students’ Association say it could take months to complete.



Whitiriea head yet to see student accounts

Aug 16th, 2010 | By | Category: News

‘How much they spent unknown to us,’ says CEO Don Campbell.



Nothing unusual about giving PM ‘big nose’

Jun 26th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Political cartoon historian defends depictions of John Key.



Few see racial slur in cartoons of PM

Jun 17th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Most don’t see any dig at Key’s Jewish lineage.



Cartoonists defend drawing Prime Minister with a big nose

Jun 16th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

A Wellington Jewish community leader says some cartoons of John Key with a big nose are offensive, reports GREG FORD.



Hits, clicks and cookies changing advertising

May 30th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Multimedia, News

Internet continues to eat away at newsprint’s market share



Rail blip fails to dampen commuting’s steady rise

May 17th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

New trains coming and new ferry being considered for harbour



Facebook group leads anti ‘Wellywood’ crusade

Mar 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Nearly 10,000 people oppose proposed Wellywood sign.



Army team beats foes in dragon-boat fest

Mar 2nd, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Dragon-boat teams in fierce competition on the water.



Doubts about council biz incubator going solo

Feb 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Mayors worried about plans for Creative HQ



The bane of a child’s school life

Nov 1st, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Opinion

Being bullied is not a life sentence, says TORY REGAN. Children need to know bullying will end, and be proud that they are different.



Arts community bereft at loss of commentary

Nov 14th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Tough decisions must be made in tough times, says Dom Post



Council: seaweed not marine reserve’s fault

Oct 21st, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Island Bay beach debris build-up is natural, says WCC.



Media coverage of emissions trading legislation was patchy

Oct 6th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, News

What kind of attention did the ETS get from media in the immediate lead-up to last month’s legislation? NewsWire reporters look at coverage in the week preceding the Act.



Big media outlets accidentally breach web court suppression

Aug 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Both NZs big newspaper groups have accidentally breached court suppression.



Veitch case: have media left us any wiser about domestic violence?

Jul 30th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Opinion

NewsWire reporter SANDRA DICKSON offers her opinion on the news media’s coverage of the Veitch case.