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Thriving Christchurch wetland full of surprises

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 10:12
Julia Palmer found 175 different species living in the restored wetland at Charlesworth Reserve. Photo: Newline Rare native and endemic invertebrate populations are flourishing in a wetland next to the Avon-Heathcote Estuary/Ihutai in Ferrymead.
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Power cut warning as big chill bites

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 10:04
Photo: ODT files Transpower had to issue a nationwide warning notice this morning - revealing there was a risk of insufficient power generation and reserve to meet the country's demand - as Kiwis woke to a bitterly cold day.
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National Party president resigns after 13 years in role

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 09:57
4mkremt_copyright_image_246822.jpg Peter Goodfellow. Photo: RNZ / Dom Thomas The National Party's president for 13 years, Peter Goodfellow, will not seek re-election at the next annual party conference.
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Power cut warning as big chill bites

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 09:48
power_pylons_odt.jpg Photo: ODT files Transpower had to issue a nationwide warning notice this morning - revealing there was a risk of insufficient power generation and reserve to meet the country's demand - as Kiwis woke to a bitterly cold day.
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Murder trial hears of repeated police searches

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:51
Police conducted three searches of the addresses of both murder-accused Sandy Graham (32) and the man charged with being an accessory after the fact to murder, Graham Hyde (24), during their almost four-month investigation into the killing of Dale Watene.
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Town's fearsome feline on the move

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:45
Bowie the "gangster cat" is putting his racketeering days behind him.
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The South Today bulletin: Wednesday, June 22

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:43
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The South Today bulletin: Tuesday, June 21

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:43
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Police AOS member fronts inquest into shooting near Darfield

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:40
Vehicles at the scene of a police shooting in Darfield after they responded to a report that Donald Ineson was threatening his family with a firearm in November 2018. Photo: Supplied Rammed and thrown by a car which broke his leg at an incident with an active shooter, police officer B knew that the driver had to be stopped. He opened fire.
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Lost skipper's crew rolled cannabis joint before trawler ran aground at Waimairi Beach

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:31
The Debbie Jane grounded on Waimairi Beach in 2019. Photo: Kiwi Creative Imaging Shortly before a trawler skipper lost his bearings in gathering darkness off the Christchurch coast, one of his crew had rolled him a cannabis joint.
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Gang trio intimidated man, took vehicles

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:23
Taylor Rangi Gage. PHOTO: ODT After driving off with a man’s campervan and quad bike, a trio of gang members are ready to change, a court has heard.
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School excludes three students after assault

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:16
The attack took placed in a school toilet last week. Photo: ODT files Three students involved in a serious assault at a South Island high school last week have been permanently excluded.
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Porn star’s cyber attacker sentenced

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:11
Lisa Lewis said the cyberattacks of 2018 and 2019 were the worst she had experienced. PHOTO: SUPPLIED An online porn star has faced her online abuser and charted the "incredible humiliation" he inflicted.
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