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Flashback – The 100 Year Flood 1978 (Part 1)
Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill
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Flashback – The 100 Year Flood 1978 (Part 1)

Old Invercargill - Oct 12, 2018

This weekend marks the 40th anniversary of the the 100 Year Flood. We have part 1 of the look back from a book covering what was named…

Exciting Modern Entrance Signs For Gore and Mataura
Gore, Southland
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Gore, Southland
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Exciting Modern Entrance Signs For Gore and Mataura

News Desk - Oct 06, 2018

The Gore District Council is considering entrance signs for Gore and Mataura that reflect its progressive aspirations for the District, and have the potential to become visitor…

Two Southland Men Charged With Meth, Firearms Offences
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Two Southland Men Charged With Meth, Firearms Offences

News Desk - Aug 24, 2018

Two men have been charged with a range of drugs and firearms-related offences after search warrants were executed in Gore and Mataura today. One search warrant was…

Here Comes The Aquavan!
Community, Kids & Family
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Community, Kids & Family
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Here Comes The Aquavan!

News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

Southlanders big and small are invited to get hands-on with the creatures that live in our waterways at the Mataura Community Centre on Wednesday 1 August. ‘Aquavan:…

Gore District Council Urging Mataura Residents to Take It Easy On The Water
Gore, News
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Gore, News
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Gore District Council Urging Mataura Residents to Take It Easy On The Water

News Desk - Feb 12, 2018

The Gore District Council is urging Mataura residents not to get too complacent about water use just yet with recent rainfall not enough to sustain water levels…

Dryer Fire Extinguished at Dongwha Plant near Mataura
News
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News
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Dryer Fire Extinguished at Dongwha Plant near Mataura

News Desk - Jan 28, 2018

A fire started in one of the dryer cyclones at the Southland factory just before 8am. Tthere were eleven fire crews at the scene with firefighters from…

Gore DC Investigating Reservoir Hemorrhaging Water
News
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News
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Gore DC Investigating Reservoir Hemorrhaging Water

News Desk - Jan 15, 2018

The Gore District Council’s 3 Waters team is working overtime to locate the reason for a sudden and significant drawdown of water from Mataura’s reservoir that is…

Alliance Mataura Plant Gets $800,000 Investment
Business, News
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Business, News
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Alliance Mataura Plant Gets $800,000 Investment

News Desk - Nov 28, 2017

Alliance Group is investing almost $800,000 in a new blood processing room at its Mataura plant in Southland to help meet the growing demand from the pharmaceutical…

Toxic Algae Found in the Mid-Mataura River
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Toxic Algae Found in the Mid-Mataura River

Editor - Nov 21, 2017

Monitoring carried out by Environment Southland has detected potentially toxic algae in shallow areas/edges of the mid-Mataura river. The algae produces toxins that can be harmful to…

Car Crashes Into Power Pole On Old Coach Road
News
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News
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Car Crashes Into Power Pole On Old Coach Road

News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Southland Police were alerted to an accident at Old Coach Road on State Highway 93 in eastern Southland around 2pm where a car has crashed into a power pole.…