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…

Invercargill Rising Sport Stars Win Academy Southland Inaugural Awards Programme
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Invercargill Rising Sport Stars Win Academy Southland Inaugural Awards Programme

News Desk - Dec 11, 2017

Academy Southland sports programme was celebrated on Monday evening (December 11) The two-year programme includes Foundation and Leadership years and provides advice and guidance around mental skills,…

Toxic Algae Found in the Aparima River at Thornbury
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Toxic Algae Found in the Aparima River at Thornbury

News Desk - Dec 11, 2017

Environment Southland’s latest check for toxic algae at the Aparima River at Thornbury has detected elevated levels of potentially toxic cyanobacteria. Also known as benthic cyanobacteria, which…

Crowds Flock To Christmas in Bluff
Kids & Family, News
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Kids & Family, News
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Crowds Flock To Christmas in Bluff

News Desk - Dec 11, 2017

Bluff celebrated Christmas in style on Sunday when the annual Christmas In The Bluff event was held in the port town. Hundreds of people lined Gore Street…

SIT Students Graduate Today (With Names)
Community, News
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Community, News
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SIT Students Graduate Today (With Names)

News Desk - Dec 08, 2017

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) will be celebrating the graduation of students who have completed their qualifications today (Friday 8 December). A very special SIT student graduating today is…

Gore District Council Lifting Water Ban But Level Three Water Restrictions
News, Rural
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News, Rural
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Gore District Council Lifting Water Ban But Level Three Water Restrictions

News Desk - Dec 07, 2017

The Gore District Council will lift the ban on handheld hosing at 7.00am today (Friday 8 December) after a replacement pump was installed at Gore’s main water source…

Fonterra Revises 2017/18 Forecast Farmgate Milk Price
Business, News
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Business, News
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Fonterra Revises 2017/18 Forecast Farmgate Milk Price

News Desk - Dec 07, 2017

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today reduced its forecast Farmgate Milk Price for the 2017/18 season from $6.75 to $6.40 per kgMS and updated the market on its…

Gore District Council & Environment Southland Issue Water Warnings
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Gore District Council & Environment Southland Issue Water Warnings

News Desk - Dec 06, 2017

The Gore District Council has imposed a ban on all unattended hoses, sprinklers, garden irrigation systems and handheld hoses, effectively immediately, after a pump failure today at…

Fonterra Announces Outcome Of Danone Arbitration
Business, News
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Business, News
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Fonterra Announces Outcome Of Danone Arbitration

News Desk - Dec 04, 2017

The tribunal in the arbitration with Danone on claims arising out of Fonterra’s WPC80 precautionary recall in August 2013 has issued its award. The tribunal has determined…