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Roads now 'used quite differently'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Unsealed roads have languished at the bottom of resident satisfaction polls for years, but the Waitaki District Council has yet to try to determine how much it would have to spend to significantly raise satisfaction.
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Kaan’s new building catering for growth

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
PHOTOS: PETER MCINTOSH A new building for Kaan's Catering Supplies is taking shape next to the former Fonterra cold storage warehouse in Kitchener St, Dunedin.
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Transition 'progressing well'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Dunedin builder Steve Stewart. PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH There aren't alarm bells ringing just yet, says Otago Southland Employers' Association CEO Virginia Nicholls.
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Govt needs to address burden of regulation

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Virginia Nicholls It is common knowledge that, in the wake of a raft of changes to employment and health and safety legislation, the operating environment for business has shifted significantly in recent years.
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Sky shares soar on news of deal

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Shares in Sky Network Television jumped 19% to $1.06 yesterday after it announced a new broadcasting rights deal with NZ Rugby (NZR) and SANZAAR.
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Achievements celebrated at special event

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Rower Eva Hofman addresses the crowd at an event celebrating the achievements of Otago sportswomen at the Edgar Centre in Dunedin last night. PHOTOS: PETER MCINTOSH All the success stories in women's sport were celebrated in Dunedin last night at a function at the Edgar Centre.
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Countering pack task for Otago

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Otago should go into its Mitre 10 Cup semifinal against Hawke's Bay knowing what to expect.
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Investigators 'appalled' by faulty buildings

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Southern buildings checked using imaging technology that has uncovered structural problems in 1100 buildings across New Zealand have not featured the same issues.
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Sewerage problem solved

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
The Ravensbourne Boating Club could soon have fixed toilet facilities. PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH The Ravensbourne Boating Club could soon have working toilets and showers after a long wastewater dispute.
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Back on track in Southland

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Queensland's elite cyclist Byron Davies gets in some final training at Invercargill's SIT Zero Fees Velodrome ahead of the 2020 Oceania Track Cycling Championships.
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Queenstown deputy role in mayor's hands

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Calum MacLeod. A question mark hangs over whether or not Calum MacLeod will remain deputy mayor of the Queenstown Lakes District.
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Magpies causing concern

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Dunstan ward Otago Regional Councillor Michael Laws believes a magpie problem in Cromwell is endangering residents.
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Health fears spur petition to stop 5G trials

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:30
Alexandra woman Kelly Nyhon holds up a parliamentary petition she has launched opposing Spark's 5G trials in Alexandra. PHOTO: ADAM BURNS Fears for the health of her children have led an Alexandra woman to launch a petition to Parliament seeking to block Spark New Zealand's 5G trials in the town.
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Poll shows Nats at highest level since 2017

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 19:10
eight_col_bridges_21_may.jpg National leader Simon Bridges. The National Party has climbed to 47 percent in the latest 1News-Colmar Brunton poll, up 2 percentage points to its highest level of support since coming into Opposition in 2017.
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Hundreds at Wanaka's first Rainbow Run

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 18:27
Nearly 500 people of all ages participated in the first Wanaka Night 'n Day Rainbow Run on Saturday either walking or running the 5km course around the Upper Clutha Rugby grounds and Pembroke Park.
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One dead, three rescued after yacht sinks

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 17:57
One person is dead and three others were winched to safety after their yacht sank north of Cape Brett near the Bay of Islands yesterday.
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