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Otago Daily Times
Highlanders connections in Joseph-coached BarbariansJamie Joseph. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN Joseph is coaching the team with former Al
Highlanders connections in Joseph-coached Barbarians
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Jamie Joseph. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN Joseph is coaching the team with former All Black first five-eighth Carlos Spencer and the squad is a mixture of former internationals and promising players. Highlanders prop Josh Hohneck, who had a stand-out... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dickson holds bigger ambitionsOtago forward Josh Dickson eyes the ball about to come into his hands at traini
Dickson holds bigger ambitions
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Otago forward Josh Dickson eyes the ball about to come into his hands at training at Logan Park this week. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN In fact, for his rugby playing future, he needs to put on some weight. But in doing so he may lose one of the main... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Healthy canteen menu wins excellence awardBayfield High School canteen staff (back row, from left) Georgia Cook (15), Lau
Healthy canteen menu wins excellence award
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Bayfield High School canteen staff (back row, from left) Georgia Cook (15), Laura Rogers (15), Elliot Cross (17), Jess Powell (16), canteen manager Jami Lambie (front left) and school principal Judith Forbes, with their Heart Start Excellence Award,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Star halfback in no hurry to leave DunedinAll Black halfback Aaron Smith has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby for another
Star halfback in no hurry to leave Dunedin
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
All Black halfback Aaron Smith has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby for another four years. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. Smith (26) yesterday extended his New Zealand Rugby contract to the end of the 2019 season, the 41-test All Black committing to New... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dunedin butchers pitted against the bestDunedin butchers James Biggs (left) and Ben Henry who will represent the lower
Dunedin butchers pitted against the best
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Dunedin butchers James Biggs (left) and Ben Henry who will represent the lower South Island at butchery grand finals in Auckland. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. James Biggs (29) will compete in the 2015 Young Butcher final and Ben Henry (24) will compete... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Luxury yacht stops for quick $40,000 top-upenses motors past Quarantine Island in Otago Harbour yesterday. PHOTO: GERARD O
Luxury yacht stops for quick $40,000 top-up
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
enses motors past Quarantine Island in Otago Harbour yesterday. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN The 59.2m boat left Fiordland yesterday, stopping at the X/Y sheds in Dunedin's upper harbour for two hours, from about 9am, to take on 32,000 litres of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
No dividend for Chorus investorsChorus chief executive Mark Ratcliffe is concerned about ongoing uncertainty ab
No dividend for Chorus investors
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Chorus chief executive Mark Ratcliffe is concerned about ongoing uncertainty about pricing. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The company blamed ongoing regulatory pricing decisions for its poor financial performance. The operating profit fell 7.2% to $602... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
English visitor enjoys time in NZEnglish rugby player Hollie Fraser is in Dunedin for the Otago Spirit season. P
English visitor enjoys time in NZ
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
English rugby player Hollie Fraser is in Dunedin for the Otago Spirit season. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. As a rugby player, that is not surprising. Players love scoring tries and Fraser is more than adept at doing that. In one game, she scored nine... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dominant Southern wins club finalSouthern players and support staff celebrate their win in the Dunedin premier n
Dominant Southern wins club final
Otago Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
Southern players and support staff celebrate their win in the Dunedin premier netball final at the Edgar Centre on Saturday. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. Phys Ed, missing former Silver Ferns shooter Jo Morrison, faced a mammoth task against the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Trade deal protesters make their pointPeople march in Dunedin on Saturday in a rally against Trans Pacific Partnershi
Trade deal protesters make their point
Otago Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
People march in Dunedin on Saturday in a rally against Trans Pacific Partnership agreement. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. About 2300 people, young and old, marched from the Dental School in Great King St, along George St, around the lower Octagon and... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Bubbles raise awareness of cystic fibrosis diseaseReid Gibson makes giant bubbles at a Cystic Fibrosis Otago awareness raising ev
Bubbles raise awareness of cystic fibrosis disease
Otago Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
Reid Gibson makes giant bubbles at a Cystic Fibrosis Otago awareness raising event in Dunedin's Anzac Square on Saturday. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. Cystic Fibrosis Otago chairman Julian Cox said the giant bubbles outside Dunedin Railway Station on... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Whitebait missing for season's startPeter Wild (60) waits for whitebait in the Taieri River at Henley on Saturday.
Whitebait missing for season's start
Otago Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
Peter Wild (60) waits for whitebait in the Taieri River at Henley on Saturday. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The semiretired Dunedin man said he set his whitebait net at 5am on Saturday and waited on the river bank, near Henley Rd. He had been fishing... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
'So unreal' to be graduatingBrittany Williams (23) will today become the first member of her immediate fami
'So unreal' to be graduating
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
Brittany Williams (23) will today become the first member of her immediate family to gain a university degree when she graduates from the University of Otago. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. ''It's so unreal, it's so amazing,'' Miss Williams said. The... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Role a 'fantastic' opportunityGallaway Cook Allan's new head of private clients Devon Miller. Photo by Gerard
Role a 'fantastic' opportunity
Otago Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
Gallaway Cook Allan's new head of private clients Devon Miller. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. Ms Miller (47), who has been practising for 25 years, is a new partner at Dunedin law firm Gallaway Cook Allan, where she has been made head of private... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Museum tie to war relicsOtago Museum design services officer Annah Taggart holds a sewing repair kit on
Museum tie to war relics
Otago Daily Times / Posted 25 days ago
Otago Museum design services officer Annah Taggart holds a sewing repair kit once used by former museum director Dr H. D. Skinner during the Gallipoli campaign in World War 1, and now part of a new display at the museum. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Crosses display honours 693 deadWooden crosses fill the grounds of Dunedin's Queens Gardens yesterday to commem
Crosses display honours 693 dead
Otago Daily Times / Posted 25 days ago
Wooden crosses fill the grounds of Dunedin's Queens Gardens yesterday to commemorate Otago troops who died in the Battle of Chunuk Bair at Gallipoli 100 years ago. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The 693 wooden crosses put in place on Wednesday represented... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Maintaining balance of training, healthcareDunedin Hospital is an excellent place in which to train in a wide number of me
Maintaining balance of training, healthcare
Otago Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
Dunedin Hospital is an excellent place in which to train in a wide number of medical and surgical specialties, the writer argues. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN Despite the perception that ''all is not well'' at Dunedin Hospital, it remains an excellent... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Eking out a living and having funActors (from left) Patrick Davies (Baskerville), Nick Dunbar (Sherlock Holmes)
Eking out a living and having fun
Otago Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
Actors (from left) Patrick Davies (Baskerville), Nick Dunbar (Sherlock Holmes) and Simon Leary (Watson) appear snookered as they search for clues in preparation for their performance of The Hound of the Baskervilles. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN Juggling... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Rose of Tralee aiming highRose of Tralee contestant Maggie Fea is set to fly to Ireland tomorrow to compe
Rose of Tralee aiming high
Otago Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
Rose of Tralee contestant Maggie Fea is set to fly to Ireland tomorrow to compete in the contest. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN The Dunedin student, originally from Queenstown, will head to Ireland tomorrow, after winning the New Zealand Rose of Tralee... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
'Good mix' puts NZ 'in with a chance'Dame Lois Muir with ''Fat Cat'' at her Dunedin home before the Netball World Cu
'Good mix' puts NZ 'in with a chance'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 27 days ago
Dame Lois Muir with ''Fat Cat'' at her Dunedin home before the Netball World Cup in Sydney. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. Now, more than 50 years after playing in the inaugural World Cup in England, the Otago coaching great is off to Sydney to attend the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Panels provide link to natureDunedin Mayor Dave Cull unveils the first of a proposed 30 Urban Nature panels
Panels provide link to nature
Otago Daily Times / Posted 28 days ago
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull unveils the first of a proposed 30 Urban Nature panels in Portsmouth Dr yesterday. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The panel, located at the Kitchener St Reserve, is part of the Urban Nature campaign and is the brainchild of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Wider view on a seven-year loan capWhat price experience? Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The Government's seven-year st
Wider view on a seven-year loan cap
Otago Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
What price experience? Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The Government's seven-year student loan cap has serious implications for longer vocational degrees such as dentistry and medicine, write John McMillan and Grant Gillett. There's no doubt that as a... Read more

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