Passion paves way to prize

Recording opportunity awaits Jessica

A passion for peace and music has won a Mackenzie girl the trip of a lifetime.
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Cruise bid criticised

World cruise ship Cruise New Zealand believes the port of Timaru is off the mark in its attempts to attract more cruise ships.

Gigatown treat will stop traffic

A special treat is in store for people in Stafford St tomorrow.

Cat scrap on Bouverie St

A cat ownership dispute led to two Timaru households being trespassed from each other's properties.

Introducing Josh & Liz

Set in rural Timaru, this wedding was a riot of laughter, tears and interesting dance moves.

Theft a 'breach of trust'

Woman sentenced to community service for theft of more than $3000.

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What's on this weekend

It's Family History Month and if you'd like to find out more about yours, why not head to the museum?

Cat scrap on Bouverie St

A cat ownership dispute led to two Timaru households being trespassed from each other's properties.

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Man arrested for assault

Police arrested a Timaru man, 27, after a fight on Stafford St yesterday.

Intersection signs create hazard - residents

intersection Residents of Timaru's Bidwill St say the four stop signs at their street's intersection with York St are redundant and potentially dangerous.

Bishop to open Craighead hostel

Craighead is opening the doors of its improved boarding hostel today after being closed for two years.

Boards warm to ECan input

No compensation for street's closure

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Aoraki students excel in cooking contest

Three Aoraki Polytechnic students have proved they can handle the heat in the kitchen, winning silver at the prestigious 2014 Nestl Toque d'Or competition held on Monday.

Form sides poised for final

Football generic Northern Hearts and Mountainview FC look poised to make the South Canterbury Cup football final if the semifinals go to form at Sir Basil Arthur Park.

NRC concepts a potential winner

Australia hasn't had a meaningful domestic rugby competition for several years, but that's all about to change.

Roncalli A to face Old Boys

15-carat gold, Roncalli style

Chester Scott

Coach unfazed by challenge

South Canterbury will start their Heartland Championship campaign with a huge hurdle in the form of Wanganui, in Timaru tomorrow.

Politics, and life and death

Robin Williams Wellington housewife and Labour Party activist Harriet Wakefield is sidetracked when she has a lesbian affair with an Internet Party supporter ...

Tributes testament to genius

It stuck with me the whole weekend, and beyond.

Keep doing what 's been done

The root of ruthlessness

Chris Ellis

Speed case blows up

It's hard not to feel a sliver of admiration for Porirua lawyer Chris Ellis.

Observant recorder of nature

john hardcastle Former Timaru Herald editor John Hardcastle - an early 20th century scientific thinker - is starting to get the recognition he deserves.

Women making mischief

Rumblings of impending strife in Europe start to be reported in the Herald.

Big photo finale for exhibition

Amid the turmoil came bachelors' annual ball

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Will it be Armageddon?

At last, Timaru Herald readers wake up to a full report on escalating tensions in Europe.

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Over the halfway mark

Halfway through his exchange Brennan Galpin is still having the time of his life in Japan.

Kathryn Walters

Ruled by the dog

"Meaningful" relationships with pets become more common, but when is animal love too much?

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Moving on with 'numb nut'

Reviewer Gordon Brown takes a look at what's on offer now the Commonwealth Games are over.

Respect their friends

If you respect your teens' friends they will in turn respect you.

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