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Police boost presence around Dunedin schools

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 13:09
tribuute.jpg Flowers and candles were left outside Dunedin's Al Huda mosque after the attacks. There is a high police presence around Dunedin schools which have high populations of Muslim pupils, in the wake of the terror attacks in Christchurch.
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Mosque terror: No warning signs from 'model tenant'

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:36
Police armed offenders personnel search the property in Somerville St, Dunedin, on Saturday. Photo: ODT Accused mosque shooter Brenton Harrison Tarrant's landlords says he was a model tenant, and they saw no warning signs of the horror unleashed in Christchurch on Friday.
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Trial ban on cars for Wanaka CBD

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:00
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The South Today bulletin: Monday, March 18

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:00
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Accused gunman sacks lawyer, will represent himself

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:52
tarrant_defence.jpg Accused mosque gunman Brenton Tarrant's car, with bullet holes in the windscreen, is removed from a Brougham St address. Photo: NZME/Claire Chambers Accused mosque gunman Brenton Tarrant has dismissed his lawyer and plans to represent himself in court - raising concerns he could attempt to turn a trial into a platform for his beliefs.
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Vigil being held in Mosgiel tonight

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:25
A community vigil will be staged in Mosgiel tonight to reflect on the Christchurch terrorist attack.
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Sister of accused mosque shooter has home raided

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:19
Counter-terrorism police have raided two homes on the NSW mid-north coast as part of investigations into the Christchurch terrorist attack.
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Woman abandoned in vehicle still in ICU

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:03
new_qcrash2_130319.jpg A woman critically injured in a Queenstown crash last week remains in ICU. Photo: Tracey Roxburgh A woman who was left in a vehicle for about seven hours after a car crash in Queenstown on Wednesday morning remains in a stable condition in Dunedin Hospital's ICU.
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Court date for pair over one-punch assault

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:55
A police car at the scene in Cow Lane after the incident. Photo: Daisy Hudson The two men charged over a vicious assault in Cow Lane a week ago are expected to appear in the Queenstown District Court next month.
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Info still sought on Queenstown hit-and-run

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:45
Police are still appealing for information after a hit-and-run incident in Queenstown on Saturday night.
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Bomb dogs near cemetery while graves dug

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:40
Police are scouring the patch of earth in Linwood where dozens of graves are being dug by earthmoving equipment.
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Aussie stones window over restaurant service

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:07
An Australian tourist unhappy with ''the service he received'' at a Queenstown restaurant on Sunday night has been charged with wilful damage.
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'Betrayed': Rifle club closes in wake of terror attack

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 09:54
bruce_rifle_club_herald.jpg The Bruce Rifle Club has closed its range for the "foreseeable future" and may never open it again. Photo via NZ Herald A South Otago rifle club left in shock after learning the alleged mosque terror gunman was a member has closed its range for the "foreseeable future" and may never open it again.
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Suspected gang assaults in Queenstown

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 09:43
Police are making inquiries after two unprovoked assaults in Queenstown early on Sunday allegedly carried out by members of the same group, understood to be a gang.
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Queenstown skier Alice Robinson claims World Cup silver

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 09:18
ap19076489338563.jpg Second-placed Alice Robinson (L) on the podium with winner Mikaela Shiffrin (C) and third-placed Petra Vlhova. Photo: AP Queenstown skier Alice Robinson has picked up a silver medal at the World Cup final in  Soldeu in Andorra today.
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Egged Aussie senator 'a disgrace': Ardern

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 08:20
A teenager breaks an egg on the head of Senator Fraser Anning during a press conference, in this still taken from video. Photo: AP Australia's prime minister has suggested an anti-Muslim senator should be charged after he slapped a teen who cracked a raw egg over the legislator's head.
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Mosque shooting accused 'marked man' in prison

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 07:40
Brenton Tarrant during an appearance in the Christchurch District Court. Photo: NZME Accused mosque gunman Brenton Tarrant has been warned he's a marked man in prison.
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'Good catch': How police caught alleged Christchurch killer

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 06:51
Police officers search the area near the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch following the shooting. Photo: AP The police officers who dragged an alleged gunman from a car following a shooting at two Christchurch mosques came straight from a training session on how to deal with armed offenders.
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