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Sam Evans, with his police appreciation award,  pictured  yesterday with Eva Gregory-Hunt, the mother of his best friend, Hamish Gregory-Hunt, whom he helped rescue in October. Photo by David Bruce.

'Helping a mate' deserves accolades

Sam Evans is your typical reluctant hero.

Main street $2.6m revamp approved

Mayor Bryan Cadogan says Clutha district residents have two weeks to ''knock them over the head'' about it, but the council has sent a clear message to staff to proceed with a $2.6 million plan to create Elizabeth St as a ''town heart'' central to an upgrade to Balclutha's main street.

Finder's fee up to board

Offering up to $1000 ''finder's fee'' to attract new boarders to Waitaki Boys' High School is not viewed by board of trustees' chairman Garry McLeod as unusual.

Govt lifts seasonal employer scheme cap

Govt lifts seasonal employer scheme cap

Lifting the cap on the recognised seasonal employer (RSE) scheme has been welcomed by horticulture and viticulture industry groups, which say the scheme underpins growth in those sectors.

Award accepted as tribute to young farmer

Award accepted as tribute to young farmer

Southland dairy farmer Stefan Zeestraten should have been accepting an award at the 2014 Southland Environment awards on Thursday recognising the positive environmental practices he promoted on his family's three central Southland farms.

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