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Rugby: Otago loses to Manawatu

Rugby: Otago loses to Manawatu

Manawatu cemented themselves as favourites for promotion from the ITM Cup Championship after a 38-25 victory over Otago tonight.

Roads reopen after mortar bomb discovery

Roads reopen after mortar bomb discovery

 

An area around a central Dunedin building has been cordoned off, following the discovery of what is believed to be a ''corroded and unstable'' World War Two mortar round.

Spectacular lunar eclipse expected

Spectacular lunar eclipse expected

Depending on the weather, Dunedin people may have one of the best views in the country of a lunar eclipse, starting about 8pm today.

Cyclist found dead on Alps 2 Ocean Trail

Cyclist found dead on Alps 2 Ocean Trail

A 65-year-old cyclist has been found dead on the Lake Ohau Lodge to Omarama section of the Alps 2 Ocean Trail.

Whyte resigns as Act leader

Whyte resigns as Act leader

Jamie Whyte has resigned as the leader of the Act Party after failing to secure a seat in last month's election.

Fire disrupts traffic in South Dunedin

Fire disrupts traffic in South Dunedin

Parts of King Edward St were blocked off after a fire in a beauty salon this morning.

Press issues delay ODT deliveries

Press issues delay ODT deliveries

Due to press issues last night, the Otago Daily Times will be delivered late this morning.

Voting closed; the wait begins

Voting closed; the wait begins

In a few hours, the votes will be counted and New Zealanders will see how the cards fall and who is likely to form the next Government.

Florida city reverses ban on saggy pants

Florida city reverses ban on saggy pants

Saggy pants are a fashion choice and not a police concern, a Florida city has decided, rescinding a two-month-old ban that threatened jail time for styles intentionally exposing underwear or buttocks.

'He was dead and they got him back'

'He was dead and they got him back'

A North Shore policeman who suffered a massive heart attack while driving a patrol car and smashed into a wall was resuscitated by colleagues who worked on him for almost 30 minutes before they got a response.