Otago Daily Times: Dunedin

Jake helps tackle grass fire; 'awesome job'

Jake helps tackle grass fire; 'awesome job'

A teenage farmhand became an unintentional hero after helping keep a potentially disastrous scrub fire at bay.

'I blacked out and they grabbed me just in time'

'I blacked out and they grabbed me just in time'

As Tamara Cuttriss blacked out and went under the water for the final time, her last thought was: ''This is it. What a waste. I haven't even lived yet.''

Another bumper year 9 intake for King's High

Another bumper year 9 intake for King's High

King's High School has gathered another bumper crop of year 9 pupils this year and the school's overall roll continues to rise.

Passing motorists' fire efforts praised

A Taieri couple want to thank the motorists who stopped and helped put out a roadside fire which could have caused a ''conflagration'' on their property if it had got out of control.

Timmy found near home

Timmy found near home

Timmy the runaway puppy was found yesterday by delighted Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei.

Serious charges likely over flounder catch

Serious charges likely over flounder catch

People taking more and smaller fish than allowed under fishing regulations made up the majority of those caught by fisheries officers over the holiday period.

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