New Bylaw Protects Southland’s Stop Bank Network
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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New Bylaw Protects Southland’s Stop Bank Network

News Desk - May 27, 2020

At yesterday’s Council meeting, the revised Southland Flood Control Management Bylaw was adopted. The bylaw, which becomes operative on Saturday 23 May, aims to manage and protect…

No New Covid cases in NZ, Day 37 None In Southern
Covid-19, News
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Covid-19, News
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No New Covid cases in NZ, Day 37 None In Southern

News Desk - May 25, 2020

Once again, there are no new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. Our total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 remains at 1,154, which…

Crash Causes Power Outages in Woodland Area
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Crash Causes Power Outages in Woodland Area

Mike Sanford - May 24, 2020

Police were called about 1.50pm to an accident involving a car and trailer crashing into a power pole on State Highway 1 and Dowling Road near Woddlands…

No New Cases Of Covid-19 in NZ, Day 36 None in Southern
Covid-19, News
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Covid-19, News
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No New Cases Of Covid-19 in NZ, Day 36 None in Southern

News Desk - May 24, 2020

There have been no new cases of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand in the past 24 hours, for the second day running. In its latest media release,…

Take a Fly-Through The Invercargill Central Inner-City Redevelopment
Community, News
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Community, News
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Take a Fly-Through The Invercargill Central Inner-City Redevelopment

Mike Sanford - May 23, 2020

Take a fly-through the Invercargill Central inner-city redevelopment planned for the city block of Esk, Tay and Dee, Kelvin streets. Demolition of the old buildings started early 2020.…

Update: Dale Watene, Homicide Enquiry Launched
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Update: Dale Watene, Homicide Enquiry Launched

News Desk - May 22, 2020

Police have now launched a homicide enquiry following the discovery of a body in the Longwood Forestry block. We can now confirm the body has been identified…

Body Found Longwood Forestry Block
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Body Found Longwood Forestry Block

News Desk - May 21, 2020

Southland Police have located a body in the Longwood Forestry block. The body is believed to be missing man Dale Watene. Mr Watene, 40, went missing on…

Fonterra Third Quarter Earnings Rise To $815m
Farming, News
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Farming, News
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Fonterra Third Quarter Earnings Rise To $815m

News Desk - May 21, 2020

Fonterra has announced an increase in third quarter earnings before tax of $301 million to $815m, despite the challenges from Covid-19. However the dairy cooperative has lowered…

Update: Search For Dale Watene Continues
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Update: Search For Dale Watene Continues

News Desk - May 19, 2020

The Longwood forestry block area was the subject of an extensive search for Dale Watene on Saturday 16 May. Thirty LandSAR volunteers from Southland and Otago completed…

No New Covid Cases In NZ, Day 30 None In Southern
Covid-19, News
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Covid-19, News
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No New Covid Cases In NZ, Day 30 None In Southern

News Desk - May 18, 2020

The Ministry of Health has announced no new COVID-19 cases in the Southern district today. The region’s total remains 216, with one active case, 213 now recovered…