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New mural in Central Dunedin hopes to provoke debate

The South Today - News Update - 1 hour 22 min ago
February 21, 2020

A new mural being painted in central Dunedin hopes to push a serious health message out into the wider community.

Dunedin artist Guy Howard-Smith is painting a huge mural, with a smokefree message, on the side of an office building in Great King Street.

News: Dunedin
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Abused woman not guilty of murder, guilty of manslaughter

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 1 hour 26 min ago
Karen Anne Ruddelle in the High Court at Auckland during her trial for the murder of her partner Joseph Ngapera. Photo: NZ Herald A South Auckland woman who stabbed her partner to death after years of domestic violence has been found not guilty of his murder - but guilty of a lesser charge of manslaughter.
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Four runners ''beat the bells'' in annual clock tower race

The South Today - News Update - 1 hour 27 min ago
February 21, 2020

Four runners managed to beat the bells, at this year's race around the University Of Otago Registry building.

Hosted by the Hill City-University athletic club as part of Orientation, the objective of the race is to circle the clock tower within the time it takes to chime 12.

News: Dunedin
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Shock dance school closure 'a real bombshell'

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 2 hours 48 min ago
Anna Stuart. Photo: Mountain Scene In what one parent calls “a real bombshell”, Queenstown’s largest and longest-standing dance school shut shop this week.
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Man in court over child-like sex dolls

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 2 hours 58 min ago
A Brisbane man charged with possessing child-like sex dolls has appeared in court.
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Marlborough winemaker creates alcohol-free sav blanc

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 3 hours 1 min ago
A New Zealand winemaker says he was prompted to create a zero alcohol Sauvignon Blanc after undertaking a lifestyle challenge.
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Aussie uni offers Chinese students $1000 to return

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 3 hours 25 min ago
One of Australia's leading universities said on Friday it is offering Chinese students A$1500 ($NZ1568) if they travel through a third country as higher education providers seek to minimise the impact of a ban on foreigners arriving from mainland China.
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Mistreated shoe box cat now living happily with eight lives left

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 3 hours 28 min ago
Taz, formerly Brighton, with his youngest human sister, Ella Rose. Photo: Supplied One year ago, a week-old Christchurch kitten was trapped inside a shoe box and thrown from a moving vehicle, sparking national outrage.
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Dunedin furniture store keeping tabs on Covid-19 situation

The South Today - News Update - 3 hours 37 min ago
February 21, 2020

One of Dunedin's major furniture stores says the Covid-19 virus is delaying its orders from China.

My Mate John’s Furniture Warehouse imports most of its stock from China, and the company's director says they're already experiencing delays.

News: Dunedin
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Overseas traveller helps flood-ravaged community

The South Today - News Update - 3 hours 48 min ago
February 21, 2020

A Italian tourist whose van broke down near Tapanui has now got a farming job and become part of the local community.

Alberto Candido found himself on an unexpected adventure, helping out with the community’s response when flood hit two weeks ago.

News: Dunedin
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Dalziel set to visit Japan to make CTV building collapse apology

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 4 hours 5 min ago
The CTV building collapsed in the February 22, 2011, earthquake. Photo: Geoff Sloan Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel will go to Japan to meet with families who lost children in the CTV building collapse during the February 22, 2011, quake.
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Trump blasts best-picture Oscar for 'Parasite'

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 4 hours 9 min ago
US President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Photo: Reuters President Donald Trump has ridiculed the historic best-picture Oscar win for South Korean film "Parasite," telling a campaign rally he wished for the return of Hollywood classics like 1939's "Gone with the Wind."
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Ikea to open multiple physical, digital stores in NZ

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 4 hours 14 min ago
Ikea will open three physical and digital customer "meeting points" across New Zealand as the retailer prepares to open its first full-sized store in Auckland.
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Mistreated shoe box cat now living happily with eight lives left

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 4 hours 22 min ago
Taz, formerly Brighton, with his youngest human sister, Ella Rose. Photo: Supplied One year ago, a week-old Christchurch kitten was trapped inside a shoe box and thrown from a moving vehicle, sparking national outrage.
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Cromwell axeman world’s second-best

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 4 hours 34 min ago
co20bradpako1.jpg Twenty-three-year-old Brad Pako with his trusty axe at the Central Otago A&P Show on Saturday. PHOTO: SUPPLIED/ HARLEY PHOTOGRAPHY If anyone asks Cromwell’s Brad Pako to split wood for them the answer is a firm ‘‘no’’.
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New Brighton adds former Crusaders assistant to coaching team

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 4 hours 38 min ago
Dave Hewett's new role as New Brighton's set-piece coach will allow him to stay involved with rugby while taking a break from the professional ranks. New Brighton have pulled off a coup in their new-look coaching team with the appointment of former Crusaders assistant and Southland head coach Dave Hewett.
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Film takes aim at fast fashion

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 4 hours 49 min ago
Moviegoers may scorn the billionaire fashion bosses in Greed, but anti-slavery activists said anyone who buys cheap clothes risks fuelling factory abuses.
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Four Kiwis with coronavirus 'stable' in hospital

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 5 hours 4 min ago
Former passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship leave after spending weeks on board in quarantine due to fears of spreading the COVID-19 Coronavirus in Yokohama. Photo: Getty Images Four Kiwi cruise ship passengers who have tested positive for coronavirus are in a stable condition in a Japanese hospital.
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Four Kiwis with coronavirus 'stable' in hospital

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 5 hours 5 min ago
Former passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship leave after spending weeks on board in quarantine due to fears of spreading the COVID-19 Coronavirus in Yokohama. Photo: Getty Images Four Kiwi cruise ship passengers who have tested positive for coronavirus are in a stable condition in a Japanese hospital.
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Stanmore Rd re-opened after crash

Otago Daily Times News Feed - 5 hours 13 min ago
A crash at the intersection of Fitzgerald Ave, Avonside Dr and Stanmore Rd. Part of a busy Christchurch intersection has re-opened after it was blocked due to a crash on Friday afternoon.
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