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Faulty reading no quick fix

JACK.CONROY@cluthaleader.co.nz Many visitors and locals to a Clutha township may have been confused in recent times by what appears to be a long-lasting heatwave. The main...

Lighter catches of ducks

JACK.CONROY@cluthaleader.co.nz Round one of the 2021 Otago gamebird shooting season goes to the ducks. Conditions on Saturday, opening day, were not ideal for many duck-shooters trying...

Skate park extension under way

JOHN.COSGROVE @cluthaleader.co.nz Five years on from the creation of Kaitangata's first skate park, the latest skate bowl extension is now under way. Kaitangata Skate Park Group spokesman...

Children enjoy the thrill of flying

JOHN.COSGROVE @cluthaleader.co.nz You push the stick forward to descend and pull back to go up. The joy of flying, not in a commercial jet but aboard a...

Memorials well attended

A member of the public pays her respects by planting her poppy, following the Anzac Day dawn parade and service at the Balclutha cenotaph...

Milton street upgrade raises some concerns

RICHARD.DAVISON @alliedpress.co.nz Some Milton area residents and retailers are concerned about a proposed upgrade to the town’s main street. Semi-retired Waihola farmer John Galloway said he and...

Making do despite delays

JOHN.COSGROVE @cluthaleader.co.nz Balclutha businesses are putting on a brave face as they face a year of possible stock shortages, incoming delivery delays and supply chain uncertainty. Powerzone...

Men’s decades of service recognised

JOHN.COSGROVE @cluthaleader.co.nz Four members of the Lawrence Lions Club recently received their life membership awards after amassing 177 years of community service to the Lawrence Tuapeka...

Cadets visited by NZ commandant

JOHN.COSGROVE @cluthaleader.co.nz Proudly showing their commitment to serving their country and becoming better citizens in the spirit their forefathers did as Anzacs, cadets from five New...

New Catlins principal enjoying rural role

JACK.CONROY @cluthaleader.co.nz A new Clutha school principal says she is looking forward to forming relationships in a “great community”. Glenys Hanley started at The Catlins Area School...
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