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The ICC may have to fork out millions of dollars to protect one of the city's "lifelines" from flooding.
Some of the wild pigs set for the chop on the Auckland Islands may be spared by Conservation Minister Nick Smith.
Winter Paralympic gold medallist Adam Hall will be the New Zealand flagbearer at the opening of the Sochi Paralympic Games tomorrow morning.
Southland's three councils are spending $30,000 to find out how much money the region contributes to the country's tax revenue.
An Invercargill man who has dedicated his life to Southland Maori and community affairs has become the first person to receive a special honour from the SIT.
Southland racehorse owners the Dennis brothers are hoping for a change of luck after a fortnight from hell.
Exporters to Russia are disappointed by news that free trade talks with that country have been put on the backburner.
For years, Telford student Kimberley Thorn has dreamed about having long hair.
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