Southland Regional Development Agency Board Named
Business, Community
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Business, Community
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Southland Regional Development Agency Board Named

News Desk - Mar 30, 2019

Ian Collier, a former senior manager of Air New Zealand and Telecom, has been appointed as chair of the new Southland Regional Development Agency, which will incorporate…

Koha Kai Truck Sponsorship With Macaulay Motors Mazda
Business, Community
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Business, Community
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Koha Kai Truck Sponsorship With Macaulay Motors Mazda

News Desk - Mar 29, 2019

In 2018 the dream of extending Koha Kai’s teaching programme, and taking the people who work with them still further into the community began to be realized,…

Measles and MMR Vaccination in NZ: The Facts
Community, Health & Fitness
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Community, Health & Fitness
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Measles and MMR Vaccination in NZ: The Facts

News Desk - Mar 28, 2019

An outbreak of measles in Canterbury has prompted huge demand for vaccinations, but what is the disease and how serious is it really? This Q&A explainer lays…

Minister Extends Education Consultation  – Send Your Submission Now
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Community, News
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Minister Extends Education Consultation – Send Your Submission Now

News Desk - Mar 20, 2019

Education Minister Chris Hipkins has extended the consultation period for the Reform of Vocational Education proposal, in recognition of the tragic attacks in Christchurch on March 15.…

Peacehaven to Celebrate 65th Anniversary
Community, News
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Community, News
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Peacehaven to Celebrate 65th Anniversary

News Desk - Mar 20, 2019

One of Invercargill’s largest and best known aged care homes will celebrate its 65th birthday on February 23 and 24, with two special events set to mark…

Great Results For Southland At Marching NZ Championships
Community, News
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Community, News
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Great Results For Southland At Marching NZ Championships

Sports Hub - Mar 18, 2019

Outstanding results for Southland at the Marching NZ Championships that were held in Christchurch over the weekend. A total of 55 teams from around the country were…

PowerNet Seeks New Invercargill Family for Innovative Smart Energy Home Project
Business, Community
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Business, Community
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PowerNet Seeks New Invercargill Family for Innovative Smart Energy Home Project

News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

PowerNet is looking for a new family to live in the company’s smart energy home whereby they will have use of an electric vehicle. The Waru family…

Police Seek Witnesses to Serious Mossburn crash
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Community, News
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Police Seek Witnesses to Serious Mossburn crash

News Desk - Mar 11, 2019

Police are appealing for information following a serious crash near Mossburn yesterday, Sunday 10 March. The crash, between a silver Hyundai Imax van and an orange Holden…

Thousands Take Part in Another Successful ICC Surf to City
Community, Kids & Family
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Community, Kids & Family
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Thousands Take Part in Another Successful ICC Surf to City

Sports Hub - Mar 11, 2019

Thousands of people took part in this year’s ICC Surf to City, running, walking, or cycling their way to Invercargill’s Queen’s Park. The largest event on the…

Why the Hipkins Reforms are Terrible and How They will Kill SIT
Community, News
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Community, News
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Why the Hipkins Reforms are Terrible and How They will Kill SIT

Editor - Mar 08, 2019

Opinion: Like hundreds of other concerned Southlanders, I went to the event last Friday at SIT’s Hansen Hall. I listened to Hon Chris Hipkins explain what he…