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Food, glorious food

hottest home baker 2013

OPINION: When it comes to television, food programmes are part of our staple diet these days.

Hangover finishes with spark

hangover 3

REVIEW: Not since To Kill a Mockingbird has a title so inaccurately described something.

All Black comes to town

dan carter

Timaru Boys' High School was treated to a visit by All Black star Dan Carter, who spoke at the school and mingled with students.

My new Fijian world

kristina o'connor

Former Timaru Girls' High student Kristina O'Connor is living in the tiny Fijian village of Toki, volunteering at a school.

Sights set on cart contest

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A speed machine is under construction in the engineering department at Mountainview High School.

Humour, poignancy abound


Another tour de force has hit the boards locally.

Step into darkness

star trek

Boldly speaking, we have been here before.

Favourites back on screen

robin williams

OPINION: At one o'clock last Monday, I got excited.

Top scholar honoured

nicole austin

Timaru Girls' High School leaver Nicole Austin was presented a top subject scholar award for graphic design at Government House on Wednesday, receiving congratulations from Prime Minister John Key.

Pupils revved up on safety

youth driver awareness 2013

Mountainview High School and Timaru Boys' High School students got a day at the racetrack this week - but it was all about saving lives.

Show helped artist to grow

ben hazlewood

The Voice Australia finalist Ben Hazlewood was in Tekapo this month filming the music video for his new track, Parachute.

Temperatures soar

abby anderson

Warming weather is a chance for Mackenzie College student Abby Anderson, on an AFS exchange in Sicily, to head to the beach.

Insurance confusion ahead

What do the changes mean for homeowners?


The days of replacement insurance for your home are numbered.

Party may give you a hangover

spring break

Locking up your daughters is futile - they'll find a way to break free.

Our own violence and sex


OPINION: At last, a New Zealand television drama series that is well worth watching.

'Challenging' roles in musical


Grease is the word at Timaru Girls' and Timaru Boys' high schools.

Timaru move positive

chloe woods

When Chloe Woods left Christchurch to move to Timaru six months ago she had reached her lowest point.

From 'drop-out' to jet-setter

'Good attitude' takes Timaru girl a long way

sharyn casey

Teachers told Sharyn Casey she would work in a supermarket for the rest of her life.

Young helping the young

shardous wynen

It's Youth Week this week and Attitude's Rosa Studholme has sat down with two Timaru young people who are making a difference in the community and achieving great things.

Healthcare under scanner

Are we being served?


Are we being served when it comes to the services provided by the South Canterbury District Health Board?

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