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Altar mediation adjourned

The parties involved in mediation over the future of the Teschemakers chapel altar have agreed to an adjournment.

Pied Pipers of Galapagos

Pied Pipers of Galapagos

Herbert couple John and Bruna Oakes have played a major role in helping protect the wildlife and plant life of the Galapagos Islands.

UK tourist hurt in hang-glider crash

A 40-year-old tourist, from the United Kingdom, has undergone surgery after he was seriously injured in a hang-glider crash near Omarama.

Pink rodeo rides again

The Waikouaiti Rodeo Club is preparing to paint the town pink again.

From lumpy yarn to lasting ardour

From lumpy yarn to lasting ardour

When Doe Arnot was in her early 20s, she bought a second-hand spinning wheel and spun some very lumpy yarn which she knitted into a jersey.

Sisters began riding at an early age

Sisters began riding at an early age

The Beattie sisters were born to ride. The Otago trio were riding horses before they could walk and, in one case, before she was born.

Haiti recovering from tragedies

Haiti recovering from tragedies

Robyn Couper has arrived in Haiti ahead of a team of three physiotherapists who arrive on Saturday as part of Project HHH - Hearts and Hands for Haiti.

'Cool, calm and collected' over world 8-ball event

'Cool, calm and collected' over world 8-ball event

Danny Hunia has come a long way from playing pool on a table on a beer crate in the garage.

Barge trips popular

Barge trips popular

Barge rides on the Waihao River on Saturday proved popular with those attending celebrations at the nearby Waihao marae.

Retirement the main plan for Jack Chandra

Retirement the main plan for Jack Chandra

After a career in planning in local government spanning just over 35 years, Jack Chandra is calling it quits.