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Pair relishing roles on youth council

The Gore District Youth Council's newly elected chairwoman and deputy chairman hosted their first meeting at the Gore District Council building last week. This year's...

Hemp in old paper mill

Growing therapeutic hemp could be a "home run" for Southland farmers, Southern Medicinal managing director Greg Marshall says. The Dunedin company is in the process...

Skills brought home proving useful

In the 14 years since she left Gore, Petria Falconer has built up a useful skill set working mostly in the hospitality industry in...

Spruce-up co-operation excellent

"Excellent" progress continues to be made in the beautification of the Pukerau Cemetery. Pukerau Cemetery Support Group Trust secretary Margaret Pullar said landscaping and planting...

Another $250,000 for Closing the Gaps

A programme to help people find work is set to receive $250,000 of Government funding next month after earning its keep in the early...

Street trial dangerous, some say

New changes are making streets more dangerous, not less, according to some west Gore residents. The three-month trials are part of the Gore District Council's...

Blood drive pleases

Anyone could benefit from the donation made by Hayley Stevenson in Gore last Wednesday. Like 9% of the population, she has an O- blood type,...

Lilliput Library spreads its magic

Amelia and Olivia Brotherston are spreading the magic of reading through their Lilliput library. The small cabinet library is stationed at St Mary's School in...

Hokonui marchers up with the best

At the start of the season the Hokonui under-12s were struggling for numbers, but at the end the team finished third in the national...

Disruptions expected with changes

Disruptions to traffic flow are expected as changes to West Gore's road layout are made this week. The changes are part of the Gore District...
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