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Town and country meet in support

"WE don't want to break the law. We don't want to destroy the environment. We just want to be farmers doing what we do...

Mountain-biking trail big boost for Waikaia

A MOUNTAIN-BIKING trail set to boost the economy and attract riders of all abilities to Waikaia has been given the green light. Ardlussa Community Board...

Crs back mayor’s deputy decision, despite claims

AMID talk from Invercargill Mayor Sir Tim Shadbolt of "snakes in the grass" trying to undermine him, a legal academic says councillors could fight...

International students celebrated

NVERCARGILL'S Chinese community was one of the first in the world to celebrate the 71st anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of...

MRI scanner up and running

SOUTHLAND'S new $2 million MRI scanner scanned its first patients last week. The magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner, which was made in the Netherlands by...

Winter grazing legislation tweaks ‘more user friendly’

DISCUSSION about new freshwater regulations was had at an Environment Southland council meeting last week, with questions about how they might change. After a meeting...

Dr urges Southlanders to be aware of stroke signs

AN Invercargill doctor is concerned many Southlanders experiencing stroke symptoms are not getting medical treatment fast enough due to a reluctance to immediately head...

Roundabout’s redesign work to cost extra $40k

AN extra $40,000 is being pumped into an Invercargill roundabout after its initial design proved challenging for heavy haulage operators. Invercargill City Council roading manager...

Wet weekend for Southland

HEAVY rain caused surface flooding in parts of southern Southland on Sunday, particularly in Invercargill and Riverton, as paddocks were soaked and some roads...

Reward boosted for information on puppy killing

ANONYMOUS Southlanders have donated $3000 towards reward money to push forward the investigation into the slaying of eight puppies near Invercargill. Outrage was expressed on...
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