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Image of birds acclaimed

Patience has paid big dividends for Bob Smith. The Gore man's perfectly timed photo of two fighting greenfinches has won a top placing at...

Parents hear from Parata

Twelve parents from the Gore district were given an insight into the education system when Education Minister Hekia Parata visited Gore earlier this month. A...

Cloak poem published

A Balfour School pupil is excited after a poem she wrote during class was published in a New Zealand journal this week. Gemma Bulleid (10)...

Boys taught how to be bush-savvy

A school holiday programme held only for boys last week has demonstrated the different dynamics of survival in the bush. The Northern Southland Community Resource...

Kids enjoy rare spa session

Children crowded into the Gore Aquatic Centre spa on Thursday, an attraction normally closed to children. About 30 children aged from 5 to 12 years...

Xmas bunting the go

Some early Christmas joy filled the Gore District Library last week as children designed festive bunting as part of a school holiday programme. The Eastern...

Contest for junior anglers

Three angling clubs in Eastern Southland will hold a junior interclub fishing competition this month. Young people from the Gore, Mataura and Wyndham Angling Clubs...

Pupils to race karts

Grass karts built by 10 pupils at the Hokonui Tertiary High School will be put to the test during a grass kart race next...

Work sentences a chance to give back

BY MARGARET PHILLIPS Offenders carrying out work sentences are contributing to several community projects in Gore including the refurbishment of a garage to be used...

Ex-pilot’s book recalls glory days

BY MARGARET PHILLIPS Former Air New Zealand pilot and author Guy Clapshaw is hosting a fundraising book launch at the Croydon Aviation Centre. The book launch...

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