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 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Fortitude in face of loss bears fruit...

Leanne Matsinger, of Matsingers Berry Farm, in her recently developed hydroponic strawberry patch. PHOTO: SALLY RAE A North Otago berry fruit business has grown to be the largest producer of strawberries in the South Island. Business and rural editor Sall...

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Households helping to cut carbon emissions...

Jennifer Shulzitski and Geoff Clarke with children (from left) Silas Clarke (4), Odin Higbee (7) and Violet Higbee (11) show off the solar panels at their Waitati home. New Zealand's image might be clean and green, but we are among the top countries i...

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Pioneering conservationist remembered...

Saviour of kakapo and kiwi, Richard Henry's conservation efforts were remembered on Thursday, the 90th anniversary of his death. PHOTO:HOCKEN LIBRARY, DUNEDIN A pioneer conservationist was celebrated by Doc on Thursday to mark 90 years since he died....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Visits for septic tank assessment...

Clyde properties will be visited by Central Otago District Council contractors over coming weeks to assess wastewater systems and septic tanks....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

MPs thought carefully on euthanasia...

PHOTOS: PARLIAMENT TV Not every issue politicians debate is a matter of life and death but on Wednesday that was, literally, the topic of the day....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Staggerwing to be sum of many parts...

Two of the Beechcraft Staggerwing aircraft being restored at Wanaka Airport by Twenty24 Ltd. The ''Antarctic Staggerwing''; is the red one on the right. PHOTO: SUPPLIED They were the Lear Jet of the 1930s that flew corporate America on thei...

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Hard to sleep after winning Lotto...

A Southland couple have been counting their lucky stars - and probably some fresh bank notes - after winning big in last weekend's Lotto First Division....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Legionnaires' death renews warnings...

Legionnaires, also known as legionellosis, is a type of pneumonia caused by bacteria commonly found living in potting mix, soils and compost. Photo: Getty Images A recent death from Legionnaires' disease in Central Otago is prompting further warnings ...

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

'Kindness is the biggest thing in life' - centenarian...

Erene McElhinney from Edendale is celebrating her 100th birthday today. PHOTO: LUISA GIRAO Erene McElhinney from Edendale, in Southland, said the secret to longevity is to be surrounded by family and have a positive altitude....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Injury claims down across skifields...

A reduced number of skiing and snowboarding ACC accident claims registered in the Queenstown Lakes District this year is being attributed to fewer visitor numbers and extra safety initiatives implemented at skifields....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Parade a celebration of all things Waitaki...

Santa is the most awaited part of the parade.PHOTO: ALLIED PRESS FILES This year's Oamaru Christmas Parade will celebrate not only the festive season but also the Waitaki district's diversity, its organiser says....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Patient transfers crux of forum...

Ruth Kibble Patient transfers and the relationship Waitaki District Health Services has with parties involved in the process will be the focus of a community health forum in Oamaru on Monday....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Further wharf deterioration discovered...

As crews worked to repair severely deteriorated wooden piles under Holmes Wharf, in Oamaru, in September, further necessary remedial work on parts of the wharf, including the cross braces (pictured), was identified, extending the already $387,000 project....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Luge build in offing...

Eric Swinbourn Construction of Naseby's summer luge is expected to begin this summer, the project having finally reached its $80,000 fundraising target....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Wine success for Otago...

Central Otago viticulturalist Simon Gourley, of Clyde, celebrates his Young Horticulturist of the Year award on Thursday. PHOTO: SARAH WEBER PHOTOGRAPHY Central Otago's Simon Gourley has won the 2019 Young Horticulturist of the Year title....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Wahi Tupuna mapping process criticised as 'arbitrary'...

Planners involved in the process of including places of significance to Maori in the Queenstown Lakes district plan listen to the opinions of about 25 Lake Hawea residents on Thursday night, at the last of nine consultation meetings. They are Aukaha plann...

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Opening day...

Kmart is opening its doors to the community of Invercargill on Friday, November 22, from 8am....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Road nearly open, KiwiRail aim to restore TranzAlpine...

The Omoto road on the West Coast could possibly reopen to one lane as early as next Wednesday, and the train line in early December, officials have said....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Worm farm shared...

Looking over a new community worm farm facility in Clyde are (from left) Bike It Now co-owners Kathryn (Fletch) Fletcher and Lisa Joyce, Central Otago Reap sustainability team leader Anna Robinson and Central Otago Reap manager Bernie Lepper. The Bike It ...

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Stuff.co.nz

The religious fervour of climate warming flagellation...

OPINION: We are the most destructive species ever. So what's not to like?...

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Stuff.co.nz

New under-85kg grade for Manawat club rugby...

The Manawat Rugby Union has introduced a new grade for club rugby next season....

 2019-11-15 15:29 

The West Australian

Windsurfer Jaeger Stone named 2019 Mid West Senior Sports Star...

Windsurfing wonder Jaeger Stone is The Geraldton Guardian-Mid West Sports Federation senior sports star of the year for 2019....

 2019-11-15 15:27 

One News

Photos show Hong Kong protesters resorting to medieval weapons...

Weapons include bows and arrows, catapults and hundreds of gasoline bombs — often built by the students....

 2019-11-15 15:17 

9 News

Ousted ambassador to testify in Trump impeachment probe...

The former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch has told Congress that attacks from "corrupt interests" have created a crisis at the State Department....

 2019-11-15 15:15 

news.com.au

US, China trade talks at 'last details'...

US-China trade talks are set to continue with a telephone call on Friday as both sides seek to hammer out a phase one trade pact, US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says, adding that progress was being made on the agreement's details....

 2019-11-15 15:15 

news.com.au

Protests force vote on Chile constitution...

Chilean lawmakers have agreed to hold a referendum in April on replacing the Pinochet-era constitution, bowing to demands of protesters who want the country's social and economic model overhauled....

 2019-11-15 15:15 

news.com.au

HK uni orders non-students out amid chaos...

The president of Hong Kong's Chinese University, which anti-government protesters have turned into a fortress stockpiled with petrol bombs and bows and arrows, has threatened to call in...

 2019-11-15 15:15 

news.com.au

Venice hit by another ferocious high tide...

Venice has been inundated by exceptionally high water levels just days after the lagoon city suffered the worst flood in more than 50 years....

 2019-11-15 15:15 

news.com.au

Trump-Zelenskiy call transcript released...

US President Donald Trump has released the summary transcript of an April congratulatory call with Ukrainian President-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy....

 2019-11-15 15:15 

news.com.au

Tourist dies taking selfie on Thai island...

A French tourist has died while trying to take a selfie at a Thai waterfall, tourist police say....

 2019-11-15 14:59 

Courier Mail

Caring Kate opens hospice for kids...

Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, looked fabulous in fuchsia when she arrived to meet young patients at a children's hospital....

 2019-11-15 14:55 

Courier Mail

Area Around Buckingham Palace Evacuated by Police Inspecting 'Suspicious Vehicle'...

Police officers in London evacuated people from the area around Buckingham Palace on November 15, driving down the Mall and other roads in the near the palace and instructing them to leave the vicinity. In a tweet, the Metropolitan Police said that they h...

 2019-11-15 14:55 

news.com.au

Area Around Buckingham Palace Evacuated by Police Inspecting 'Suspicious Vehicle'...

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 2019-11-15 14:55 

Herald Sun

Area Around Buckingham Palace Evacuated by Police Inspecting 'Suspicious Vehicle'...
 2019-11-15 14:54 

Sydney Morning Herald

Pakistan dangerous, but underprepared for Australian Test series...

Pakistan's batting is good ... but will their bowling stand up against Australia in their two Tests in Brisbane and Adelaide?...

 2019-11-15 14:54 

news.com.au

Caring Kate opens hospice for kids...

Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, looked fabulous in fuchsia when she arrived to meet young patients at a children's hospital....

 2019-11-15 14:54 

Herald Sun

Caring Kate opens hospice for kids...
 2019-11-15 14:49 

9 News

French tourist dies trying to take selfie at Thai waterfall...

The 33-year-old man died on Thursday after he slipped and fell from the Na Mueang 2 waterfall on the Thai island of Koh Samui — the same spot where a Spanish tourist died in a fall in July....

 2019-11-15 14:46 

The West Australian

Smith to captain Rajasthan Royals again...

Steve Smith says he's looking forward to captaining the Rajasthan Royals, and sharing a dressing room with the man who floored him during the Lord's Test....

 2019-11-15 14:45 

Business Insider Australia

Here's how working in the sex industry prepared me to be a wife and mother...

People want strippers, prostitutes, and porn stars to leave the industry. But when we do, they shun us....

 2019-11-15 14:39 

Business Insider Australia

Stars including Selena Gomez and Gigi Hadid have come out in support of Taylor Swift after she accused Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta of blocking her from performing old songs...

Celebrities are supporting Taylor Swift after she said record label owners Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta were impeding her upcoming performance at the American Music Awards....

 2019-11-15 14:33 

Stuff.co.nz

The second Donald Trump impeachment hearing...

Watch as the second Donald Trump impeachment hearing opens with ousted US diplomat....

 2019-11-15 14:32 

Sydney Morning Herald

White House releases rough transcript of first Trump-Zelensky call...

There is no mention of Joe Biden or corruption during the phone call, but Trump does note that he once hosted the Miss Universe contest in Ukraine....

 2019-11-15 14:30 

Business Insider Australia

Wendy's is giving away free food in honour of its 50th birthday — here's how to get some...

Wendy's is turning 50 and celebrating with free food....

 2019-11-15 14:30 

The West Australian

Issak Fines wins Nathan Sharpe Medal for Western Force player of the year...

Dynamic scrum-half Issak Fines has won the prestigious Nathan Sharpe Medal as this year's Western Force player of the year....

 2019-11-15 14:30 

Herald Sun

Ready, set, bid at NT's largest auction...
 2019-11-15 14:21 

Business Insider Australia

Chrissy Teigen jumped out of a box and scared John Legend while he was guest hosting 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'...
 2019-11-15 14:20 

The Age

'Chinese Gatsby' billionaire built bar in Hunters Hill Aboriginal rock cave...

Property billionaire Sam Guo promised to build a guest house next to his mansion after Joe Hockey queried his $11m purchase. That was the start of his problems....

 2019-11-15 14:17 

Business Insider Australia

White Claw billionaire Anthony von Mandl got his start selling wine out of his car. Here's how he built a $3.4 billion fortune off the hard seltzers and lemonades that have redefined booze for bro...

Billionaire Anthony von Mandl may now be known as one of Canada's best vintners, but he owes the majority of his still-growing fortune to two beverages generally considered more low-brow Mike's Hard Lemonade and White Claw....

 2019-11-15 14:16 

Business Insider Australia

6 reasons why I have both the Amex Platinum and Amex Business Platinum — despite their high annual fees...

For years, the American Express Platinum card has been synonymous with premium travel experiences. And while many other banks have joined the premium travel card market with personal credit cards such as the Chase Sapphire Reserve and the Citi Prestige Ca...

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