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 2020-10-29 22:10 

Otago Daily Times

Wife of murdered Canterbury farm worker denies killing him...

Tony Waldron. Photo: Facebook A Canterbury woman will stand trial for the murder of her farmworker husband....

 2020-10-29 22:05 

Otago Daily Times

$340,000 bill for mosque gunman's sentencing...

k3bpeyvaei6bwro3xx4snemwje.jpg The transportation bill to fly the mosque gunman to and from his sentencing has reached nearly $200,000. Photo: NZH The cost of sentencing the mosque gunman in Christchurch has reached more than $340,000....

 2020-10-29 21:51 

Otago Daily Times

Black Caps and White Ferns pick their top backyard cricket spots...

Photo: File Backyard cricket (n): an impromptu version of cricket, played by all ages and abilities in backyards, parks, on the street or beaches, typically with tree trunks, chilly bins, driftwood or rubbish bins used as stumps....

 2020-10-29 21:42 

Otago Daily Times

Top Kiwi fashion designer responds to backlash over 'racist' poster...

A poster from Annah Stretton's 2014 NZ Fashion Week campaign. Photo: Supplied Kiwi fashion designer Annah Stretton has spoken out after accusations a poster advertising her clothes showed models in "racist" make-up....

 2020-10-29 21:34 

Otago Daily Times

Two properties investigated after woman found dead...

A property near the intersection of Tay and Bamborough Sts is being investigated by police following the discovery of a woman's body at a property on Grace St. Photo: Abbey Palmer Two properties are being investigated following the discovery of a woma...

 2020-10-29 21:30 

Otago Daily Times

Top Kiwi fashion designer responds to backlash over 'racist' poster...

A poster from Annah Stretton's 2014 NZ Fashion Week campaign. Photo: Supplied Kiwi fashion designer Annah Stretton has spoken out after accusations a poster advertising her clothes showed models in "racist" make-up....

 2020-10-29 21:13 

Otago Daily Times

Jill and James prepare for seventh wedding anniversary...

Jill and James Dobinson. Photo: Geoff Sloan Jill and James Dobinson were the first couple to be married in the Transitional Cathedral. Avneesh Vincent reports....

 2020-10-29 20:58 

Otago Daily Times

Russian wife left man living at property investigated over death - neighbour...

A man who lives at an Invercargill property being investigated by police over an unexplained death separated from his younger Russian wife about a year ago, a neighbour says....

 2020-10-29 20:54 

Otago Daily Times

Canterbury team named to take on Otago tonight...

Oli Jager. Photo: File / Getty Images Experienced front-rowers Oli Jager and Brodie McAlister return from injury as Canterbury attempt to keep their fading Mitre 10 Cup semi-final hopes alive against Otago in Christchurch tonight....

 2020-10-29 20:53 

Otago Daily Times

Canterbury team named to take on Otago tonight...

Oli Jager. Photo: File / Getty Images Experienced front-rowers Oli Jager and Brodie McAlister return from injury as Canterbury attempt to keep their fading Mitre 10 Cup semi-final hopes alive against Otago in Christchurch tonight....

 2020-10-29 20:37 

Otago Daily Times

'Catastrophic' for victim: Home detention for sexual assault...

Cody Hurring (30) said his sexual offending was the result of drug and alcohol abuse. PHOTO: ROB KIDD A Dunedin man who forced himself on a vulnerable woman despite her repeated rejections has been sentenced to home detention....

 2020-10-29 20:35 

Otago Daily Times

Man who spent nine months in prison after police botch-up appeals convictions...

A South Island man spent nearly nine months in prison because of a police botch-up. Now he wants to appeal his convictions....

 2020-10-29 20:15 

Otago Daily Times

Cannabis referendum preliminary results out today: What to expect...

Photo: File The provisional results of the recreational cannabis referendum from ordinary ballots - which make up the majority of votes - will be announced at 2pm today....

 2020-10-29 20:05 

Otago Daily Times

'You're an egg': Hilary Barry hits back at Fox News host over NZ Covid 'camps'...

TVNZ star Hilary Barry has responded to Fox News host Laura Ingraham, after Ingraham's segment claiming that New Zealand had set up "quarantine camps" for its citizens....

 2020-10-29 20:04 

Otago Daily Times

Ngi Tahu off to court over West Coast Conservation Board row...

Photo: File / Getty The Ngi Tahu runanga is mounting a legal challenge to the Minister of Conservation's appointment decisions for the West Coast Conservation Board....

 2020-10-29 19:49 

Otago Daily Times

Screen-time blamed: Kids starting school with toddler-level language skills...

A familiar sight. Photo: Getty Images Alarming numbers of children are starting school with very poor language skills, with some only speaking like two year olds....

 2020-10-29 19:39 

Otago Daily Times

Screen-time a concern as research highlights poor language skills among Christchurch children...

Photo: File / Getty Images An alarming number of children are starting school with very poor language skills, with some only speaking like two-year-olds....

 2020-10-29 19:32 

Otago Daily Times

'You're an egg': Hilary Barry hits back at Fox News host over NZ Covid 'camps'...

TVNZ star Hilary Barry has responded to Fox News host Laura Ingraham, after Ingraham's segment claiming that New Zealand had set up "quarantine camps" for its citizens....

 2020-10-29 19:21 

Otago Daily Times

Man charged over Christchurch break-ins, attempted rape 'very sorry'...

A man has appeared in the Christchurch District Court on five separate home invasions, all committed yesterday morning....

 2020-10-29 19:12 

Otago Daily Times

'There is no justice': Family of bus crash victim...

The crash happened on the Queenstown-Glenorchy Rd in January. Photo: Tracey Roxburgh The 10-year-old girl who lost both her arms in a tour bus accident has returned to China with her family, Immigration New Zealand says....

 2020-10-29 19:10 

Otago Daily Times

Treated Akaroa wastewater to be used to irrigate native trees...

Akaroa Habour. Photo: Supplied Treated Akaroa wastewater may be used to irrigate native trees in the area....

 2020-10-29 19:06 

Otago Daily Times

South Island boasts NZ's most beautiful small town...

Arrowtown has been named the most beautiful small town in New Zealand at last night's Keep New Zealand Beautiful awards....

 2020-10-29 19:05 

Otago Daily Times

'Lyttleton' sign blunder - and not for the first time...

The sign on Evans Pass Rd is not the first to misspell Lyttelton. Lyttelton has been spelt incorrectly on a road sign once again....

 2020-10-29 18:49 

Otago Daily Times

Three dead as woman beheaded in attack in French church...

Security forces guard the area after a reported knife attack at Notre Dame church in Nice, France. Photo: Getty Images A knife-wielding attacker shouting "Allahu Akbar" (God is Greatest) beheaded a woman and killed two other people in a church in ...

 2020-10-29 18:45 

Otago Daily Times

Baby dog attack tragedy: Dad died only months earlier...

Jackson's father Anton Zabiyaka died before knowing he was going to become a father. Photo: Supplied Vera and Viktor Zabiyaka met their grandson Jackson for the first time only the night before he died as the result of a horrific dog attack....

 2020-10-29 18:38 

Otago Daily Times

Baby dog attack tragedy: Dad died only months earlier...

Jackson's father Anton Zabiyaka died before knowing he was going to become a father. Photo: Supplied Vera and Viktor Zabiyaka met their grandson Jackson for the first time only the night before he died as the result of a horrific dog attack....

 2020-10-29 18:21 

Otago Daily Times

Three dead as woman beheaded in attack in French church...

Security forces guard the area after a reported knife attack at Notre Dame church in Nice, France. Photo: Getty Images A knife-wielding attacker shouting "Allahu Akbar" (God is Greatest) beheaded a woman and killed two other people in a church in ...

 2020-10-29 18:00 

Otago Daily Times

ODT quiz: October 30...

Test your local and general knowledge by taking the Otago Daily Times quiz for Monday, October 30....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Captain eager to resume after injury...

New Southern United captain Rose Morton shows her enthusiasm at the opening weekend of the national women's premiership at Logan Park Turf earlier this week. PHOTO: CHRISTINE O'CONNOR It was over a year ago that Rose Morton got a taste of Southern...

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Changes galore since 2005 win...

Former Otago and All Blacks front rowers Anton Oliver (left) and Carl Hayman. Photo: ODT files Otago last beat Canterbury in a regular-season match in 2005....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Councillors to hear review...

Invercargill city councillors are set to find out what their flaws may be and changes they may need to make, when they are briefed at a meeting today....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Business expo held...

PHOTO: GREGOR RICHARDSON Otago Polytechnic's Mike Waddell shows off what his organisation's brew school has to offer at its display at the Otago Chamber of Commerce's Business Expo in Dunedin last night....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Home is where the art is...

Bob Fitzpatrick likes nothing more than searching for a new treasure for his Dunedin house. Kim Dungey reports....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Residents call for fire safety measures...

Livingstone residents say they cannot rely on the "goodwill of their neighbours" to save them from a fire again....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Option of premiership game at stadium...

Chris Wright National Premiership football may yet make its way to Dunedin this year....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Eyes on the Waipahi, ready to rise to competition challenge...

A perfect day on Mathias Dam. PHOTOS: MIKE WEDDELL Prospects for fishing are good for the weekend, with rivers dropping and little rain predicted....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Club's season starts in capital...

Southern United is set to kick off its futsal season tomorrow....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Brown observing Silver Ferns to monitor their environment, preparation...

Tony Brown New Highlanders head coach Tony Brown is watching a round ball this week....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Oaks win 'huge thrill' for May...

Ricky May Driver Ricky May received the biggest thrill of his comeback to race driving when Stylish Memphis won the group 3 Southland Oaks at Ascot Park yesterday....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Otago going in strongly...

Halfback Jono Hickey looks to move the ball while the defence is getting into gear at Otago training at Logan Park earlier this week. PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH Momentum means a lot in sport....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Cacti's blooms and geometry on display...

Various cacti start flowering in the winter garden glasshouse at Dunedin Botanic Garden.PHOTO: LINDA ROBERTSON At Dunedin Botanic Garden, cacti in the winter garden glasshouse arid wing are bursting into life. Flowers of all different colours, shapes and ...

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Home detention for assault...

Cody Hurring (30) said his sexual offending was the result of drug and alcohol abuse. PHOTO: ROB KIDD A Dunedin man who forced himself on a vulnerable woman despite her repeated rejections has been sentenced to home detention....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

The impact of alcohol-related harm...

Snapshots they may be, but they do not paint the sort of picture which should take pride of place in any album....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

QAC's statement of intent approved...

The Queenstown Airport Corporation's (QAC) statement of intent was approved by the Queenstown Lakes District Council yesterday, despite several councillors expressing their continuing dissatisfaction with the document and the process behind the decisi...

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Port Chalmers honours Bolton with name of new boat...

Lesley Bolton smiles while holding the boat named after her at the Port Chalmers United Rowing Club yesterday. PHOTO: CHRISTINE O'CONNOR Lesley Bolton loves being on the water....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Firms' innovation in crisis recognised...

Ian Taylor Otago companies swept home in the American Chamber of Commerce awards given out last night — rewarding businesses that had best adapted and flourished in a Covid-19 environment....

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Sculpture on show in town for six weeks...

This art installation appeared at the intersection of Ardmore and Helwick Sts in Wanaka on Wednesday and is big enough to walk around inside.PHOTO: KERRIE WATERWORTH With eight weeks to go until Christmas you could be forgiven for thinking a giant pop-up ...

 2020-10-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Resort players keen to keep busy after NZ Open canned...

James Anstiss Queenstown golfers James Anstiss and Fraser MacLachlan are philosophical about the cancellation of the biggest golfing event in their backyard....

 2020-10-29 07:52 

Otago Daily Times

Labour Weekend road toll jumps to eight after motorcyclist dies...

The death of a man following a motorcycle crash on Saturday morning has taken the Labour Weekend road toll to eight - the highest in more than a decade....

 2020-10-29 06:22 

Otago Daily Times

Convertible catches fire in Roslyn...

A car was significantly damaged after it caught fire in Roslyn today. Photo: Linda Robertson Emergency services were called to Highgate this afternoon after a convertible Alfa Romeo caught fire....

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