Otago

Region battered by fierce winds

Region battered by fierce winds

Strong northwest winds are creating problems in Otago today, felling power lines, fanning a large scrub fire and prompting warnings for motorists.

Otago Trust aims to help prevent suicide

Otago Trust aims to help prevent suicide

Locals helping locals is how the people behind the newly formed Otago Suicide Prevention Trust describe the group.

Otago schools lead the way

Otago schools lead the way

Otago primary schools have outclassed the rest of the country's schools by recording the highest levels of achievement in reading, writing and mathematics, Ministry of Education data shows.

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.

Snow, ice prompt cautions for motorists

Snow, ice prompt cautions for motorists

Cautions are in place for many roads in the South owing to snow and ice brought by this week's wintry blast.

Extra medical school places for rural students hailed

Extra medical school places for rural students hailed

Anything that helps to recruit and retain rural doctors is a positive move, rural health providers in Otago say.

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