Probe into Feeley housing bid

Probe into Feeley housing bid

The Auditor-General will investigate a special housing area bid by Queenstown Lakes District Council chief executive Adam Feeley's family trust.

ORFU takes stand over sideline behaviour

ORFU takes stand over sideline behaviour

The Otago Rugby Football Union says it is up to rugby to take a stand in the wake of recent abusive and racist behaviour at some matches.

Arrests after cops called out to school

Arrests after cops called out to school

Two bandanna-clad men have been charged with disorderly behaviour likely to cause violence after going to Taieri College during school time to confront a pupil, police say.

Dunedin

Owner 'out of time' over rusting cars

Owner 'out of time' over rusting cars

A Mornington man who has a collection of rusting cars in his yard risks losing his house if he does not get rid of them.

Seeking road less travelled

Seeking road less travelled

Travelling from Cardrona to Makarora or from Tarras to Glendhu Bay without setting foot, or bicycle tyre or horse's hoof on a road is the vision contained in a newly completed strategy for tracks in the Upper Clutha.

Measles alert after Sky Tower climb

Measles alert after Sky Tower climb

A confirmed case of measles in a participant in last weekend's charity Sky Tower climb has public health officers racing to trace hundreds of people who may have been exposed.

More storms lash Texas

More storms lash Texas

Storms in the United States have pounded parts of Texas still reeling from torrential rains that killed at least 16 people, turned streets into rivers in major cities and set a record for the wettest month in the state's history.

'Stop waiting for dream job', young Aussies told

Australia's Social Services Minister Scott Morrison has told young people to stop waiting around for their dream job and take anything that's available.

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