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Film icon. Nightly interview: Moira Clark

More than 100 professional photographers will volunteer their services on Anzac Day, creating a photographic honour roll for the remaining veterans of World War Two. The project is the work of the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers. Two photographers are involved in Dunedin, and one of those is Moira Clark. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: David Clark

Labour has been shocked this week by the resignation of former leadership contender Shane Jones. Dunedin North Labour MP Dr David Clark joins us for his reaction to the issue, his lobbying on Invermay, and Labour's hopes for election year. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Warren Voight

In 1954, new party Social Credit entered the political scene, winning more than 11% of the vote. Sixty years later the party is still in the mix under a slightly different name. Dunedin's Warren Voight was recently re-selected as the Democrats for Social Credit Dunedin South Candidate. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Peter Sara

Dunedin ACC lawyer Peter Sara was reported this week as saying the onus is on the organisation to rectify serious privacy-related problems. His comments came after a district court judge upheld an appeal by a Dunedin ACC claimant against being required to sign an ACC consent form. Peter Sara joins us to explain what that all menas. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Dee Vickers

Dunedin North and Dunedin South registrar of electors Dee Vickers is gearing up for another election year. The woman behind the nuts and bolts of the voting process in the city is here to tell us what that will involve. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Rosemary Overell

Tweeting, death, and Peaches Geldof took the attention of a Dunedin academic recently. Dr Rosemary Overell has been writing about the relationship between social media and the big sleep, and she joins us to explain. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Dr Helen Paterson

A University of Otago study has shown inaccuracies being made when documenting the height and weight of pregnant women. The research found that heights and weights recorded at the time of a twelve-week scan differed from actual measurements. The results showed a significant number of women who participated in the study had an under-reported body-mass index. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Steffan Browning

Green Party list MP Steffan Browning is in Dunedin to
talk about research on GE food and changes to the food bill. The Blenheim-based MP joins us tonight to tell us all about it. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Nicolas Dussex

New University of Otago research on keas was released last week, and should make an important contribution to the New Zealand alpine parrot's conservation. Researchers looked at genetic variation in kea populations. It found because of kea's genetic structure, it is possible to move birds between populations to reverse their ongoing decline. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Robert Patman

The situation in Ukraine has not become any less fraught over the last week. Nato has warned Russia further intervention in Ukraine would be a ''historic mistake'' with grave consequences. The warning came as Moscow masses troops on the Ukrainian border, and Kiev moves to reassert control over pro-Russian protesters across eastern Ukraine. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Regan Johnston

A Dunedin architect recently won a major design award for the Taieri Mouth crib he both designed and owned. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Chanel O'Brien

The DCC's economic development team last week released what it is calling an ''investment prospectus'' for potential investors. The prospectus targets business people wanting to expand their businesses and ex-pats thinking of returning to New Zealand. ›see story

Film icon. Nightly interview: Christine Garey

Community members at a meeting in Portobello this week were keen to tell the DCC their thoughts on road safety issues in the area. The issue is one that has arisen as the council does its annual plan consultation with the community. Otago Peninsula Community Board chairwoman Christine Garey is here with the details. ›see story