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Firefighters left without fuel station

Firefighters left without fuel station

The Glenavy Volunteer Fire Brigade will have to travel to Oamaru to refuel their fire appliance after the local fuel station was demolished without notice.

Credibility of man on sex charges questioned

Frank Russell Walmsley ‘‘had an abnormal sexual interest in young teenage people'', Crown prosecutor Andrew McRae said in his closing remarks at the High Court in Timaru yesterday.

Wife’s sex toy used on teen, High Court told

An alleged serial sex offender used his wife's sex toy on one of his eight complainants and another time made the same complainant watch him rape another teenager, the High Court at Timaru was told yesterday.

Wise Response experts criticise expansion plan

A University of Otago professor questioned the ‘‘independence of the science'' at hearings into consent applications for an expansion of a milk-processing plant near Waimate yesterday.

Ikawai Irrigation scheme opened

Ikawai Irrigation scheme opened

An irrigation scheme that was finished 10 months early and $2million under budget was officially opened at Ikawai yesterday.

Armed home invasions in Canterbury

Armed home invasions in Canterbury

A resident was held at gunpoint in one of two separate early-morning home invasions now being investigated by Canterbury police.

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