A combination of factors, including alcohol and a modified
four-wheel-drive vehicle that should not have been on the
road, contributed to the death of a 51-year-old Maheno farmer
in a crash last year, Otago coroner David Crerar has found.
Former prime minister Helen Clark, head of the United Nations
Development Programme, packed out the Empire Room at the
Oamaru Opera House last night for a Hearts and Hands for
Haiti (HHH) fundraising event.