Readers' news of the week

23:00, Feb 21 2013

Here's the top stories you read this week on

1 A police blunder in a major drugs investigation has revealed the identify of confidential informants.

2 A young Invercargill mother who is fighting ovarian cancer says she was forced to Australian to combat the disease.

3 The Tiwai Point aluminium smelter is locked in a dispute with 64 union members at the plant.

4 Gore police have returned to the scene of a tractor crash on steep farm terrain near Gore.

5 Tourists feature in speed blitz.


The Southland Times