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Concert may be first of many

Staging the Home Straight concert at the Southern Field Days Cowhouse Agricentre could open the door to regular fundraising events of a similar nature...

Report confirms Gore water is safe to drink

Gore and Mataura’s drinking water is safe, a report tabled at the Gore District Council’s Tuesday meeting is reassuring the public. Chief executive Steve Parry...

Good turnout for awareness walk

In the lead-up to Saturday’s Hope Walk for Suicide Awareness organiser Michelle Hamlin was not sure what to think. 'I never knew how high the...

Ready, willing to walk dogs

Jadyn Barton is used to mastering challenges. The 14-year-old Mataura boy, who has ataxia telangiectasia, has launched a dog-walking service. The Gore High School pupil has...

Gallery rated highly in guide

The Eastern Southland Gallery has once again landed a mention in the Lonely Planet’s 18 best free things to do in New Zealand’s South...

Youngsters learn about fire safety

Making sure Elsie St Kindergarten pupils are well versed in the basic principles of fire safety has been a prime focus for the organisation. Elsie...

Boy turns wasp sting into a winning speech

Three 12-year-olds from Eastern Southland talked their way past all other competitors to win top places in the Central and Eastern Southland year 7...

‘Significant’ service to be recognised

Nigel Moore found out exactly how much his Gore Volunteer Fire Brigade friends meant to him when he had a stroke. Mr Moore is to...

Concern over fires caused by disposal of hot ashes

The Gore Volunteer Fire Brigade has attended 267 call-outs in the past year, a significant number of them for fires caused by the incorrect...

Fire safety messages paid off in house fire

The benefit of installing smoke alarms came into sharp focus for Gore resident Bridget Gibson when she reacted quickly to the sound of one...

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