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The Book Chooks blog

What makes him tick

There's a lot more to Stephen Hawking than a big brain and a debilitating illness

Tangled Web blog

Four seasons in one day

Even the weather app has had enough

The Roar sports blog

It's all in the name

Right name? Check.

Uptown Girl Abroad blog

Motoring woes

Be wise when travelling

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Opinion

Field of dreams

Grass, land, earth OPINION: Editorial: Invercargill is now dotted with what Shadbolt ripely calls the "rotting corpses" of former schools.

Stewart Island takeover

Southland Times letter to the editor OPINION: Stewart Island is indeed undergoing a takeover bid.

Southland economy among NZ's best

Bill English OPINION: Economically, Southland has performed ahead of many other regions around New Zealand in recent years.

ACC behaved disgracefully

acc OPINION: Editorial: The ACC wants you to understand that a recent district court ruling does not mean it has been using an illegal privacy waver form.

Middle-aged delinquents

Legal high protest OPINION: Editorial: One of the better anti-smoking posters shows a middle-aged couple on a night out, in tragically garish clothes, she in heavy makeup, he with open-necked shirt, each of them brandishing fags.

Opinion poll

Is your boss your facebook friend?

Yes

No

Yes, but I want to unfriend them now

Vote Result

Related story: An intrusion by the boss

Stewart Island takeover

Southland Times letter to the editor Stewart Island is indeed undergoing a takeover bid.

Rugby has done the trust no favours

Given statements by the chairman of the Southland Outdoor Stadium Trust lately, it is obvious they are in this strife because of their deadbeat friends.

Worrying aspects to new body

Is it time for change?

Cats and rugby pet subjects

Tim Shadbolt Poll: Life never seems to go to plan.

What's in a name?

Ever since the Gore council did its rebranding and changed the district name to Go Re District, as indicated on sign as you enter the district and letter heads etc, it got me wondering why?

What came first?

Let's milk that Aussie mateship

Southland economy among NZ's best

Economically, Southland has performed ahead of many other regions around New Zealand in recent years.

An intrusion by the boss

Is your boss your Facebook friend? Do you want the person who oversees your work also having an overview of your private life?

Who are you? Who-oo, oooo-ooo ... *

I'm a bit sick of the gazillion "which thing are you" quizzes cluttering up Internet-land at the moment, but as the old saying goes: if you can't beat them, join them.

Right name? Check.

Announcement - it's a boy!

There's so much to like about Billy

BOOK REVIEW: Billy Crystal is one of those actors that everyone knows of. His career is wide-ranging and various, and it feels like he's done a little bit of everything.