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ODT quiz: September 18

15 hours 15 min ago
Test your local and general knowledge by taking the Otago Daily Times quiz for Friday, September 18.
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Dream kitchens

15 hours 15 min ago
In today’s open-plan homes, life inevitably revolves around the kitchen. Sculleries, multi-purpose islands and a connection to the outdoors are often on the wish list and many feature a mix of materials. Kim Dungey reports.
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Early blossom banishing winter blues

15 hours 15 min ago
Magnolia Serene (left) and Prunus Accolade in the herbaceous border at Dunedin Botanic Garden. PHOTO: LINDA ROBERTSON Early blossom lifts the jaded winter heart. Two classic main stars at this time are Prunus and Magnolia.
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Your garden: September 18

15 hours 15 min ago
Vegetables
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Experienced hands helping Co.Starters programme

15 hours 15 min ago
Polson Higgs business development manager Donna Hall, Startup Dunedin general manager Rachel Butler and Petridish co-founder Jason Lindsey. PHOTO: SUPPLIED The Dunedin programme Co.Starters, which involves participants creating a business in nine weeks, has been given backing from two experienced operators in the city.
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Oats firm rolls out charity support

15 hours 15 min ago
After a rise in sales about the time of the lockdown, Dunedin oats manufacturer Harraways has found a way to give back to the community.
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Experts call for spending

15 hours 15 min ago
Spend, spend and spend.
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Puppies found slaughtered, $2000 reward for information

15 hours 15 min ago
A $2000 reward is on offer following the discovery of eight puppies with their throats cut in an Invercargill park.
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Legend focus of carving

15 hours 15 min ago
An important aspect of Maori heritage is its intricate and detailed carvings.
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Families raise $100K for search

15 hours 15 min ago
Southland man Lochie Bellerby, one of the two New Zealanders who were on the ship. PHOTO: SUPPLIED The families of New Zealand and Australian crew missing from livestock carrier Gulf Livestock 1 have raised more than $100,000 for a private search and rescue plan.
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$19.7m boost for kiwi conservation projects

15 hours 15 min ago
Kiwi conservation projects are lining up for a $19.7million funding boost from the Jobs for Nature Fund.
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National Kiwi Hui chance to share ideas

15 hours 15 min ago
Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage announces new funding for kiwi conservation projects at a conference in Queenstown yesterday. PHOTO: GUY WILLIAMS New Zealand’s top kiwi conservation workers are sharing ideas at the National Kiwi Hui in Queenstown.
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Man ‘treated shabbily’ by employer awarded $16K

15 hours 15 min ago
A Bluff worker has been awarded $16,000 in compensation after his unjustified dismissal, saying it was demoralising, affected him deeply and caused his family suffering as a result.
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New chief executive for district council

15 hours 15 min ago
The Southland District Council has appointed a new chief executive.
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Great Kereru Count on

15 hours 15 min ago
A band of kereru sit in a blossom tree in Dunedin in 2015. PHOTO: MICHAEL ANDREWES Keep an eye on the sky for flying white singlets.
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Henderson hitting high notes in season leading from front

15 hours 15 min ago
Taieri loosie Nick Henderson practises last night in preparation for tomorrow’s Dunedin premier club final. PHOTO: LINDA ROBERTSON Who is Nick Henderson?
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Close call but maybe Eels, just

15 hours 15 min ago
University celebrate their dramatic victory over Taieri in last year's final. Photo: Gerard O'Brien A year on from an epic battle, University and Taieri will contest the premier club final again. Club rugby writer Adrian Seconi asks whether the outcome will be any different.
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Crews battle large fire on near Hanmer Springs

Thu, 09/17/2020 - 19:36
Fire crews are battling a large out-of-control fire near the Canterbury resort town of Hanmer Springs.
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Crews battle large fire on near Hanmer Springs

Thu, 09/17/2020 - 19:32
Fire crews are battling a large out-of-control fire near the Canterbury resort town of Hanmer Springs.
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Thousands of Kiwis paying too much on cell phone bill: watchdog

Thu, 09/17/2020 - 18:00
The finding has triggered the commission to send a letter to Spark, Vodafone and 2degrees telling them they should improve consumer choice by providing easier to understand comparisons between plans. Photo: Getty Images The Commerce Commission says thousands of Kiwis are paying too much for their mobile phone bill.
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