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Temporary fix for Wanaka pool

Temporary fix for Wanaka pool

Wanaka's public pool is expected to reopen within two months, following a Queenstown Lakes District Council decision to spend $115,000 to strengthen the Wanaka Community Pool building as a temporary measure. 

Routine road stop leads to drug charges in Roxburgh

Routine road stop leads to drug charges in Roxburgh

Two Dunedin men are facing drug charges after their car was pulled over by police in Roxburgh because the driver was not wearing a seat belt.

Rugby Chat: Who will win the Premier final?

Rugby Chat: Who will win the Premier final?

ODT rugby columnist Paul Dwyer talks with Taieri halfback Kurt Hammer and University halfback Nick Annear ahead of their Dunedin Premier final clash this weekend. He also names his form XV for the season and opens voting for the People's Choice award.

110 jobs likely to go at Fonterra plant

Around 110 jobs are likely to lose their jobs at Fonterra's Canpac plant in Waikato as it changes its focus.

Athletics: Dunedin runner nears end of ultramarathon

Athletics: Dunedin runner nears end of ultramarathon

After more than 30 hours, Dunedin runner Glenn Sutton is nearing the end of his first Badwater 135 Ultramarathon through Death Valley in the US.

Is this the world's weirdest festival?

Is this the world's weirdest festival?

Millions of people are expected to get down and dirty in South Korea over the next couple of weeks to celebrate the annual Boryeong Mud Festival.

Video: Jaffas thunder down world's steepest street

Video: Jaffas thunder down world's steepest street

Up to 75,000 Jaffas thundered down Dunedin's Baldwin Street this afternoon during the highlight of the Cadbury Chocolate Festival.

5 deadliest attacks on commercial airliners

5 deadliest attacks on commercial airliners

A Malaysian airliner has been brought down over eastern Ukraine, killing all 295 people aboard and sharply raising the stakes in a conflict between Kiev and pro-Moscow rebels in which Russia and the West back opposing sides.

At a glance: Malaysian Airlines flight shot down

At a glance: Malaysian Airlines flight shot down

Malaysian Airlines flight MH-17 has been shot down over the Ukraine. What do you need to know?

Large flames in South Dunedin no cause for alarm

Large flames in South Dunedin no cause for alarm

Large flames in South Dunedin have caught the attention of social media users.