Incensed by tagging

Thousands of dollars of damage

Vandals have "redecorated" Stadium Southland, covering it in graffiti and causing thousands of dollars of damage.
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Reserve Bank hikes rate

Homeowners will need to dig deeper for their mortgages after the Reserve Bank lifted the official cash rate.

Letters of character

10:43am OPINION: ''I am longing for the day when it will be all over and I can come back to her.'' - Peter Mackay

MH370 link missed

Person who found object washed ashore in Australia possibly linked to MH370 may not have realised it could be significant.

Food banks running low

Invercargill food banks are struggling to cope with growing demand for food parcels.

Alleged assault on Marshall

Former All Black Justin Marshall was allegedly drinking inside a Queenstown strip-club before he was assaulted.

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Governance workshops to help

Venture Southland and Southland Community Law Centre are tol hold a series of free good-governance workshops.

Arrest made in sheep case

@devlincolle Two men who stole a sheep in Invercargill told police they were hungry and had no money.

Belles wear khaki for wartime show

Wanaka Easter traders escape prosecution

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Rugby men salute sacrifices

When it comes to Anzac Day some Invercargill sportspeople have their minds set firmly in the past.

Gruber still needed by the Sharks

Dave Gruber Sharks big man Brian Conklin is continuing to struggle with a hamstring injury and won't play in Saturday's home game against the Hawks.

Opportunity knocks for trio

Three young Southland swimmers have been targeted as future stars by Swimming New Zealand.

Following in family footsteps

Steel shooter on mark again

Jamie Verran

Verran a Stag for career good

With his dream of playing provincial rugby blocked in Canterbury, Woodlands fullback Jamie Verran decided to head south in search of greater opportunities.

Reserve Bank hikes rate

mortgage Homeowners will need to dig deeper for their mortgages after the Reserve Bank lifted the official cash rate.

Pair deny finance fraud

Six-week trial of two men charged of double-dipping money from a finance company is nearly over.

Family matters at Douglas firm

Small property investors hit

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Storm cuts milk flows

Westland Milk Products may not meet a few export orders because of last weeks' ferocious storm.

Welcome to the dad club

And Baby Makes Four I don't see him that often now but he's been a mate for about as long as I can remember anything.

Huge effort at Tartan Festival

Wearing the police tartan, Constable Dwight Grieve, of Highway Patrol, shows his strength in the caber toss.

Ride's tally amazes organiser

Trail tale accents the nature of Southland

Pat Veltkamp Smith

It's not all about the dead

Tomorrow we remember all our war dead, young men killed in battles in far off lands, never to feel again love and loss, passion and fear.

Is there a problem officer . . . ?

Police Editorial: Of course it's a bad thing that police make errors to the extent that $400,000 has been paid since July, but it's hard to draw any strong bottom-line messages from the figures.

Sewage spray pollution

In New Zealand a cabal of men in grey suits intends to pipe Te Anau sewage to Manapouri and spray it in the air next to Manapouri's airport.

Pest problem put on the table

ACC running true to form

Shane Jones

Not the space he was in

Editorial: Murray McCully now in the satisfying position of issuing assurances that luring Shane Jones out of Labour isn't sabotage.

Not all dog eat dog

South America People seem to think planes crash frequently, have drugs on board and can't be relied upon.

Kiwis gather in Turkey

Australian and New Zealand voices are beginning to invade Backpacker Street in Istanbul.

Hike the Dylan Thomas trail

Humour helps in this special job

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Top 10 cycling cities

It's only when you travel that you realise what a safe and enjoyable mode of transport cycling can be.

The rapper of the moment

Future His new album 'Honest' puts Future well and truly at the centre of the hip-hop universe.

Selena Gomez 'on the edge'

Is this the beginning of yet another young starlet's very public breakdown?

Drew's baby number two

Along came her spider


GoT will survive shocking scene (spoiler)

The reaction to this week's Game of Thrones episode has been heartening, but it appears deliberate.

It's how we're eating

Eating How you consume your calories each day could be all that you need to improve your nutrition.

Insomnia: Don't overthink it

Insomnia made my life unbearable ... and then I changed my frame of mind.

Beauty bag: Caroline Marr

She's not good at everything

Lerae Barrett

Dress-stress averted

Thanks to the kindness of strangers in Nelson, this bride managed to salvage her wedding day.

Russian social media CEO flees

Wunderkind often described as Russia's Mark Zuckerberg has fled the country in fear of cronies of Vladimir Putin.

Amazon snares classic HBO deal

No mention of Game of Thrones, one of the most pirated shows in history, in online streaming deal.

Kiwi XP use drops

Apple environmental initiative

World's first payWave suit

Move over James Bond and Maxwell Smart, this Samurai suit has a surprise up its sleeve.

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