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Proposal to extend liquor ban

Proposal to extend liquor ban

A proposal to extend Balclutha's liquor ban has been released by the Clutha District Council, but police are seeking a ban across the entire town.

Residents face an estimated 3.25% rates rise

Residents face an estimated 3.25% rates rise

Clutha district residents face a 3.25% rates rise, according to the council's draft annual plan released late last week.

Lifeblood ebbs and flows

Lifeblood ebbs and flows

At the sound of a siren or pager alert, thousands of rural people drop everything to answer emergency calls, be it for a fire, car crash, medical emergency or lost tramper. Volunteers are the glue that keeps remote rural areas and larger regional urban centres together. Otago Daily Times reporters investigate the health of Otago's volunteer services.

Courses for free

In a bid to encourage people to volunteer for St John, free first aid courses are being offered potential volunteers in rural areas.

Land wards recognised

Long-standing family farm ownership will be honoured in Lawrence next month.

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