Cartoon of the Day
Opinion, Southland
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Opinion, Southland
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Cartoon of the Day

News Desk - Aug 06, 2019

Clutha District Mayor Bryan Cadogan told Stuff. "The polytechnic fight should be halted hoping fellow southern community leaders instead work with the Education Minister over the proposed…

Opinion: The Final Nail In The WasteNet Tender Process
Election 2019, Opinion
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Election 2019, Opinion
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Opinion: The Final Nail In The WasteNet Tender Process

Nobby Clark - Aug 03, 2019

Opinion: It staggers me that we still have the other Councils and some ICC Councillors wanting to keep the WasteNet tender open for the next 12 months.…

Opinion: Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics
Opinion
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Opinion
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Opinion: Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics

Opinion - Aug 03, 2019

The heart of the Stand Up For SIT campaign was to have the Education Minister Chris Hipkins hear Southland’s voice. To hear our cries of how much…

Opinion: The Day The Museum Died
Election 2019, Opinion
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Election 2019, Opinion
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Opinion: The Day The Museum Died

Opinion - Jul 24, 2019

Opinion: It was the 13th of April 2018. The museum, an iconic location for Invercargill was closed to the public. Some staff was allowed to continue to…

Opinion: GREAT new focus for GREAT SOUTH
Opinion
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Opinion
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Opinion: GREAT new focus for GREAT SOUTH

Opinion - Jul 05, 2019

This week has signalled the start of an exciting new chapter in our region’s development with Great South established to lead Southland into the future. In 2015…

Opinion: City Chatter By Nobby Clark
Opinion
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Opinion
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Opinion: City Chatter By Nobby Clark

Opinion - Jul 04, 2019

I watch with interest as our council disintegrates into slanging matches, following the tense WasteNet tender vote and the disgraceful behaviour towards our elected Mayor. A Councillor(s)…

Opinion: New City Centre Development – An Opportunity Invercargill Needs
Opinion
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Opinion
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Opinion: New City Centre Development – An Opportunity Invercargill Needs

Opinion - Jun 30, 2019

Imagine what you could do with $30m. You’d make a significant difference in whatever area you spent that $30m in. With the right guidance, you might even…

Opinion: What An Absolute Shambles Mondays’ Extraordinary Meeting Was, To Deal With The WasteNet Issue
Election 2019, Opinion
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Election 2019, Opinion
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Opinion: What An Absolute Shambles Mondays’ Extraordinary Meeting Was, To Deal With The WasteNet Issue

Nobby Clark - Jun 25, 2019

What an absolute shambles Mondays’ extraordinary meeting was, to deal with the WasteNet issue. I presented a paper raising concerns and then sat and observed what I…

Opinion: City Chatter by Nobby Clark
Opinion
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Opinion
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Opinion: City Chatter by Nobby Clark

Nobby Clark - Jun 20, 2019

It is no secret that I am an active supporter of Southland disability Enterprises (SdE) retaining the WasteNet contract. I am also one of 22,000 who has…

Opinion: Conflicts, Manipulation and Smears – The WasteNet Saga
Election 2019, Opinion
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Election 2019, Opinion
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Opinion: Conflicts, Manipulation and Smears – The WasteNet Saga

Nobby Clark - Jun 08, 2019

Opinion: I am staggered that while Mayors Tong and Hicks repeatedly say they are still restrained by a tender process that has yet to be finalised (and…