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 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Business South board poll begins...

Voting has opened to elect the inaugural board of Business South....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Charge laid over trip to resort...

Police have charged a man for breaching Covid-19 restrictions after he flew from Whangarei to Queenstown on the first day of the latest Alert Level 3....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

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Scott makes record profit, signs $20m contract...

Scott Technology chief executive John Kippenberger. PHOTO: GREGOR RICHARDSON Dunedin company Scott Technology has posted a record profit at the same time as announcing the signing of a $20million contract within its appliance business....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Couple's love stands test of time...

Mataura couple Leora and Dave Edwards celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary yesterday. PHOTO: SANDY EGGLESTON Despite her father's initial attempt to keep them separated, Leora and Dave Edwards' relationship has stood the test of time....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

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Some concerns about fishing camera policy...

Photo: Gerard O'Brien Conservationists are welcoming a government plan to introduce potentially hundreds of cameras on inshore fishing boats....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

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Woods starts as favourite...

Ryan Woods has continued to show his class this season....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Navigating culture...

A concept for a waterfront community centre integrates Polynesian culture with modern architectural practice. Kim Dungey reports....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Curious decisions by NZ selectors when picking T20 squad...

Adam Milne has been unlucky to only make the squad as a travelling reserve. Photo: Getty Images They picked the wrong line-up when they won the World Test Championship....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Talks held on recycling deal extension...

The Invercargill City Council and Southland Disability Enterprises (SDE) are having conversations to extend the city's recycling contract, which could leave controversy about it in the past....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

From adrenaline to slower-pace business...

Business partners Gary Goodfellow (left) and Jas Chahal have taken on Lawrence's Gold Park Motor Camp, and plan to upgrade it significantly during the next 12 months. PHOTO: RICHARD DAVISON From superbikes to push-bikes, and hi-tech bracelets to oily ...

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Frustration grows about Covid alert level not dropping for South Island...

Bacchus Wine Bar and Restaurant owner Stephen Hannagan, of Dunedin, believes a drop to Alert Level 1 is the right thing to do. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN Southern businesses are unsure why the South Island is still at Alert Level 2, saying it is causing &#...

 2021-10-21 15:30 

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Your garden: October 22...

ODT file photo Vegetables...

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Bates sees positives for White Ferns...

Suzie Bates: ''I've also learnt with age you have to take each day at a time and then see where you are.'' PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN The White Ferns have been scrambling uphill through loose stone for the past three years....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Three Waters reforms a precursor to co-governance of NZ...

Water is a taonga to all New Zealanders. PHOTO: ODT FILES The Government is testing the waters to see what the reaction to the Three Waters proposal will be, writes Gerrard Eckhoff....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Changes provide impetus to give Otago energy lift...

Otago skipper Jacob Duffy celebrates a wicket against Wellington in a Plunket Shield game at the Basin Reserve last summer. PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES New coach. New assistant coach. New all-rounder. New results?...

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Multi-season delight from one plant...

Pulsatilla are closely related to Anemone. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN Pulsatilla are adorable. There's simply no other word for it....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

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Ruling out race crowds 'devastating'...

Waimate 50 organiser Rob Aikman Waimate 50 organisers are devastated to have to close the annual motorsport event to spectators this year....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Surplus bananas given new life...

Emily Stewart is bananas about bananas....

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Support for proposed ban on trade in extinct animal remains...

Otago Museum's natural history dry store holds a large collection of extinct species' bones, including moa from around Southland and Otago. PHOTOS: LAURA SMITH A proposal to ban the trade of extinct animal remains has been in consultation since it...

 2021-10-21 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

City Council team tickets...

Jules Radich It seems bizarre at first glance. Why would two of the initial three "Team Dunedin" members stand against each other for the city mayoralty?...

 2021-10-21 07:17 

Otago Daily Times

Anti-vaxxers making fake bookings leading to shots being wasted...

Suspected anti-vaxxers have been making bogus Covid-19 vaccination bookings in one of the least protected areas of the country....

 2021-10-21 05:56 

Otago Daily Times

'Visas for vaccinations' the ultimate incentive...

Among an estimated 14,000 overstayers, the highest numbers without valid visas are from Tonga and Samoa. Photo: RNZ Pacific leaders say offering 'visas for vaccinations' would be the ultimate incentive for overstayers to get the Covid-19 jab, as A...

 2021-10-21 05:50 

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One New Lynn terror attack victim still in hospital...

Witnesses outside Lynn Mall being spoken to by police officers on the day of the stabbing terror attack. Photo: NZ Herald Almost seven weeks after an Isis-inspired knife attack in an Auckland supermarket, one of the seven people injured remains in hospita...

 2021-10-21 05:02 

Otago Daily Times

Spike in demand causes site outage during Uni exams...

The login page for Blackboard. Photo: Supplied A technical hitch marred the first day of online University of Otago exams yesterday....

 2021-10-21 04:44 

Otago Daily Times

'A moment of stupidity': Community work after women shot...

A Central Otago man who shot two women in a moment of stupidity while duck shooting has been sentenced to community work and ordered to pay reparation to the women....

 2021-10-21 04:22 

Otago Daily Times

Queenstown Marathon holding on by a thread...

The Queenstown Marathon can only go ahead under Alert Level 1. PICTURE: ROSS MACKAY Queenstown businesses have been dealt another body-blow as the Queenstown Marathon, the last big event before the end of the year, hangs by a silk thread....

 2021-10-21 03:54 

Otago Daily Times

Whakaari eruption trial likely set for mid-2023...

An aerial view of Whaakari / White Island after the deadly eruption. Photo: Supplied Lengthy delays loom to assess workplace safety failings on New Zealand's White Island in the buildup to the deadly 2019 volcanic eruption, with a trial unlikely to be...

 2021-10-21 03:11 

Otago Daily Times

'It's hoon city': Tricky bend claims another car...

The site of the crash on Sunday which injured five people on Dyers Pass Rd. Photo: Geoff Sloan A notorious bend on the Port Hills continues to be a trap for motorists....

 2021-10-21 03:01 

Otago Daily Times

India celebrates one billion vaccine doses with song, film...

A film will be released at the Mughal-era Red Fort in New Delhi around noon to "celebrate the landmark milestone". Photo: Getty Images India is set to administer one billion Covid-19 vaccine doses by early Thursday (local time), an important miles...

 2021-10-21 02:27 

Otago Daily Times

Unvaccinated Canterbury doctor quits: 'My conscience means more than my career'...

Last week the Government moved to mandate the vaccination of high-risk workers in the health and disability sector by December 1. Photo: Michael Craig A Mid Canterbury GP who spoke at an anti-lockdown rally on Saturday has resigned after the Government ma...

 2021-10-21 02:20 

Otago Daily Times

Christchurch terror attack: Coronial inquiry launched...

Al Noor Mosque. Photo: NZH / George Heard A coronial inquiry will be held into the Christchurch terror attacks, it's been confirmed....

 2021-10-21 01:57 

Otago Daily Times

Supermarket shopper without mask denied entry, demands apology...

A woman was stopped from shopping at a Christchurch supermarket after security questioned the validity of a special pass allowing her to not wear a mask....

 2021-10-21 01:35 

Otago Daily Times

Canterbury A squad announced...

Matt Hay (right) talks to Will Williams during a training session with the Canterbury Kings. Photo: Canterbury Cricket The Canterbury 'A' squad for the 2021/22 season has been named today....

 2021-10-21 01:32 

Otago Daily Times

Actor debuts as director with Mary Quant film...

The British fashion set have returned to London's King's Road to celebrate Mary Quant, the renowned designer often credited with the invention of the mini skirt, at the premiere of the first official documentary on her life and career....

 2021-10-21 01:29 

Otago Daily Times

Edendale goat breeder only too happy to share knowledge...

''Goats are like grass-eating dogs'', breeder Donna Morton says....

 2021-10-21 01:21 

Otago Daily Times

Suspect on the run after Christchurch business robbed at gunpoint...

Photo: ODT file A man who allegedly robbed a Christchurch business at gunpoint this morning is still on the run from police....

 2021-10-21 01:07 

Otago Daily Times

Melbourne readies to exit world's longest lockdowns...

Melbourne is still under lockdown. Photo: Getty Images Millions in Melbourne are readying to come out of the world's longest Covid-19 lockdown on Thursday night after Victoria state hit a key vaccination target, with pubs, restaurants and cafes racing...

 2021-10-21 00:51 

Otago Daily Times

Remains found amid search for Gabby Petito's fiance Brian Laundrie...

Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie. Photo: Supplied Partial human remains were found in a Florida wilderness area where authorities were searching for Brian Laundrie, the fiance of Gabby Petito, a young woman who vanished on a road trip with Laundrie, the FB...

 2021-10-21 00:50 

Otago Daily Times

Remains found amid search for Gabby Petito's fiance Brian Laundrie...

Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie. Photo: Supplied Partial human remains were found in a Florida wilderness area where authorities were searching for Brian Laundrie, the fiance of Gabby Petito, a young woman who vanished on a road trip with Laundrie, the FB...

 2021-10-21 00:45 

Otago Daily Times

Black Sticks Women captain announces retirement...

Black Sticks captain and legend Stacey Michelsen. Photo: Getty Images Black Sticks captain and legend Stacey Michelsen has called time on her illustrious international career, after announcing her retirement to the team on Tuesday night....

 2021-10-21 00:44 

Otago Daily Times

Mini replica bikes get young Canterbury riders into MotoGP...
 2021-10-21 00:28 

Otago Daily Times

Traveller to Hawke's Bay tests positive on return to Waikato, was 'infectious' while travelling...

Ashley Bloomfield. Photo: NZME A person who travelled to Napier from Waikato has tested positive for Covid - and was potentially infectious while in the Hawke's Bay community....

 2021-10-21 00:06 

Otago Daily Times

Covid community cases hit triple figures...

The number of new community cases of Covid-19 has reached triple figures for the first time, with 102 cases reported in New Zealand today....

 2021-10-21 00:02 

Otago Daily Times

'Waste of staff time': Christchurch councillor unrepentant after being slammed again over poor attendance...

Catherine Chu. Photo: Geoff Sloan A community group has slammed Catherine Chu's lax attendance at staff-led briefings - but the Christchurch city councillor is unrepentant, insisting the missed consultations were irrelevant....

 2021-10-20 23:48 

Otago Daily Times

Covid community cases hit triple figures...

The number of new community cases of Covid-19 has reached triple figures for the first time, with 102 cases reported in New Zealand today....

 2021-10-20 23:45 

Otago Daily Times

Dame Cindy Kiro sworn in as Governor-General...

Dame Cindy Kiro signs the oaths at Parliament. Photo: 2021 Mark Tantrum Dame Cindy Kiro has been sworn in as the 22nd Governor-General of New Zealand in a ceremony at Parliament....

 2021-10-20 23:24 

Otago Daily Times

Dame Cindy Kiro sworn in as Governor-General...

Dame Cindy Kiro signs the oaths at Parliament. Photo: 2021 Mark Tantrum Dame Cindy Kiro has been sworn in as the 22nd Governor-General of New Zealand in a ceremony at Parliament....

 2021-10-20 23:05 

Otago Daily Times

'Truly rock stars': The Chills get galactic namesake...

IMAGE: ODT GRAPHICS A space rock now bears the name of a Dunedin rock band....

 2021-10-20 22:59 

Otago Daily Times

Rescue helicopter called after truck crash...

A police spokesperson said a rescue helicopter was en-route. Photo: File image A truck has ended up down a bank after a crash in Marlborough on Thursday morning....

 2021-10-20 22:52 

Otago Daily Times

Countdown staff 'walking on air' after selling $42m Lotto ticket...

The $42 million Lotto ticket was sold at Countdown Pokeno. Photo: NZH Is it a local or is it someone who passed through the tiny town?...

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