EDITORIAL: Teachers and the scrutiny of the school system.
UPFRONT: Steve Braunias talks with David Gates from Bread.
POLITICS: The 1999 Election.
DEBT BY DEGREES: The spiraling student debt problem.
PAVLOVS VOTERS: Christmas shopping, All Blacks Winning World Cup, Sunny Weather – all good news for Shipley.
VILLAGE PEOPLE: The America’s Cup awaits the starters gun.
ALL TOGETHER NOW: The search begins for a rugby anthem to match the others.
GOLDEN DISCS: The top 100 must have CDs of the millennium.
0800 OUTRAGE: A look at Christian Heritage’sGraham Capill.
SEEING RED: The latest obstacle in the remarkable life of blind winemaker Chung-Pin Lin.
GO COFFEE: Introducing the bright new actor Madeleine Sami.
... and this great quote about a Lord of the Rings web site: "The site's creator... has a content partnership with the Wellington news site Scoop (whose smuggled pictures from the village of Bree in Seatoun turned the Tolkein-fancying world on its head)".