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Pumping of Water from the Mataura River Starts
Gore, News
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Gore, News
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Pumping of Water from the Mataura River Starts

News Desk - Jan 16, 2018

The Gore District Council will start pumping water from the Mataura River this afternoon to supplement the Mataura water supply. A significant drawdown of water from the…

News, Southland
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Fatal Crash at Beaumont, Clutha

News Desk - Jan 16, 2018

A truck driver has died after his truck and trailer unit rolled at Beaumont, in the Clutha District. Emergency services were called to Rongahere Road, about 3km…

Mataura Reservoir Rovered to 43% Search Goes on for Leak
Gore, News
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Gore, News
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Mataura Reservoir Rovered to 43% Search Goes on for Leak

News Desk - Jan 16, 2018

The Mataura reservoir dropped to only 39 percent capacity overnight forcing the Gore District Council to activate its emergency water take from the Mataura River, albeit for…

Gore DC Bring in Big Guns to Find Water Leak
Gore, News
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Gore, News
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Gore DC Bring in Big Guns to Find Water Leak

News Desk - Jan 14, 2018

  The Gore District Council’s 3 Waters team has not found the cause of a major loss of water from Mataura’s network despite a thorough survey of…

Photos from Southland Dog Obedience Club Competitions
Community, Kids & Family
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Community, Kids & Family
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Photos from Southland Dog Obedience Club Competitions

News Desk - Jan 13, 2018

Photos from Southland Dog Obedience Club competitions on today (Saturday 13th January) at their grounds on Lindisfarne Street. Presented by Petsmart.nz There is also more competitions on…

Some Good Advice From Southern District Police
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Some Good Advice From Southern District Police

News Desk - Dec 26, 2017

If you’re travelling through the Central Otago area on SH8 over the summer you may come across this site. The vehicle pictured was involved in a serious…

Car Rolls Near Wreys Bush – Police Reminding Motorists to Drive To Road Conditions
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Car Rolls Near Wreys Bush – Police Reminding Motorists to Drive To Road Conditions

News Desk - Dec 25, 2017

Ohai Police, Fire and Ambulance were called out to a vehicle rollover on SH 96 near Wreys Bush this morning. Luckily the sole occupant only suffered minor…

Farm Jam 2018 Promising to Break New Ground
Motor Sport, Motoring
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Motor Sport, Motoring
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Farm Jam 2018 Promising to Break New Ground

News Desk - Dec 20, 2017

As the 2018 installment of New Zealand’s infamous two-wheeled action-sports event – the Farm Jam – approaches, organisers are working overtime to ensure February 3 will build…

Level 3 Water Restrictions Remain in Place for Gore
News, Rural
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News, Rural
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Level 3 Water Restrictions Remain in Place for Gore

News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

Recent rainfall in Gore has given gardens and lawns a much-needed drink. However, it hasn’t had much impact on the town’s water supply wells. Level 3 water…

Local Southland Heroes Honoured for Services to the Community
Community, News
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Community, News
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Local Southland Heroes Honoured for Services to the Community

News Desk - Dec 13, 2017

Everyday people doing exceptional things were the toast of the town last night as Southland honoured its very own “Local Heroes”. As part of the 2018 Kiwibank…