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Otago Daily Times
Govt keen on amalgamationMinister John Key during the opening of the organisation’s national conference
Govt keen on amalgamation
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Minister John Key during the opening of the organisation’s national conference at the Dunedin Town Hall yesterday. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. Mr Key was defending the Government's proposed Local Government Amendment Act in his speech yesterday at the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Bookshop-based residencyShop (Otago) Ltd general manager Phillippa Duffy at the Robert Lord Writers’ Co
Bookshop-based residency
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Shop (Otago) Ltd general manager Phillippa Duffy at the Robert Lord Writers’ Cottage in Titan St, North Dunedin. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The residency marked 70 years of bookshop operation, and "we love to be contributing something like this'',... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Hospital report alarms medical school staffDave Gerrard outside the Lindo Ferguson building where he trained while at the
Hospital report alarms medical school staff
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Dave Gerrard outside the Lindo Ferguson building where he trained while at the Otago Medical School. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. A special relationship of more than 130 years between the Dunedin School of Medicine and Dunedin Hospital must not be... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dunedin prepares for annual Jaffa RaceThe annual Jaffa Race takes place on Dunedin's Baldwin St. Photo / Gerard O'Bri
Dunedin prepares for annual Jaffa Race
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The annual Jaffa Race takes place on Dunedin's Baldwin St. Photo / Gerard O'Brien The annual Jaffa Race is taking place today on Dunedin's Baldwin Street, the steepest street in the world. It's part of the Cadbury chocolate carnival that finishes... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Crews battle blaze at Dunedin green waste dumpCrews from around the city are fighting the fire. Photo Gerard O'Brien The fir
Crews battle blaze at Dunedin green waste dump
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Crews from around the city are fighting the fire. Photo Gerard O'Brien The fire in a "massive" pit at a greenwaste dump in McLeod's Rd in Burnside was called in to the fire service at 7.45am, a Fire Service spokesman said. Crews from four of the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dairy price rises needed to maintain forecast, ASB saysASB believes milk solids are on track to reach $6 a kg. Photo by Gerard O'Brien
Dairy price rises needed to maintain forecast, ASB says
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
ASB believes milk solids are on track to reach $6 a kg. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. That was particularly important when peak auction volumes were on offer during the coming three months. The Wednesday GlobalDairyTrade left prices largely unchanged.... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Possible win-win for car parkThe Dowling St car park. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN ORC chief executive Peter Bodek
Possible win-win for car park
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
The Dowling St car park. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN ORC chief executive Peter Bodeker confirmed "constructive'' preliminary talks had been held recently between senior ORC and Dunedin City Council staff. Part of the discussion focused on parking and the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Floods and ice cause school holiday travel chaosfirefighters clear the Henley - Berwick Rd after a courier van left the road af
Floods and ice cause school holiday travel chaos
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
firefighters clear the Henley - Berwick Rd after a courier van left the road after striking black ice this morning. Photo / Gerard O'Brien Floods and ice around New Zealand are hitting school holiday travel plans. With schools closing today for... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Make-up of top four down to the wirein Dunedin premier club rugby, gets a kick away under pressure from Alhambra-Uu
Make-up of top four down to the wire
Otago Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
in Dunedin premier club rugby, gets a kick away under pressure from Alhambra-Uunion halfback Caleb Gray. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. It looks assured of the second-and-third semi in two weeks. Varsity easily accounted for Zingers and is 14... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Summerset enjoying unit sales growth spurtchief executive Julian Cook at Dunedin’s then new Summerset retirement village
Summerset enjoying unit sales growth spurt
Otago Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
chief executive Julian Cook at Dunedin’s then new Summerset retirement village in Shetland St, in mid-2014. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. New unit sales rose from 75 for the same quarterly period last year to 108 and resales grew from 44 to 77... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Drying clothes by fire damages housesClothing hanging too close to a fire caused this Mosgiel home to go up in flame
Drying clothes by fire damages houses
Otago Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
Clothing hanging too close to a fire caused this Mosgiel home to go up in flames last week. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. The Mosgiel fire, in Severn St last week, and the blaze in Portobello on May 31 occurred in similar circumstances and both homes... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The Godfather of New Zealand beerhis two main loves: creating beer and watching trains.A chandelier made from sa
The Godfather of New Zealand beer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
his two main loves: creating beer and watching trains.A chandelier made from saw blades and Emersons glass flagons. Photo / Gerard O'Brien Emerson, who is married to Norma, inherited his father's love of trains and commemorates his dad and the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Huge home show at stadium will offer 'the best'in a wheelbarrow at Forsyth Barr Stadium yesterday after the announcement of Th
Huge home show at stadium will offer 'the best'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 24 days ago
in a wheelbarrow at Forsyth Barr Stadium yesterday after the announcement of The Great Kiwi Home & Living Show. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. Dunedin Venues and the Otago Daily Times have formed a partnership to hold The Great Kiwi Home & Living Show... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Caversham into last 16 of cupDunedin Technical, heads the ball while Caversham’s Lewis Jackson looks on at t
Caversham into last 16 of cup
Otago Daily Times / Posted 29 days ago
Dunedin Technical, heads the ball while Caversham’s Lewis Jackson looks on at the Caledonian Ground on Saturday. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. There was a vocal crowd at the Caledonian Grounds to see two of Dunedin's big guns go head to head in the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Talk has pupils spell boundLizzie Marvelly shares some life skills with pupils at St Hilda’s Collegiate Sc
Talk has pupils spell bound
Otago Daily Times / Posted a month ago
Lizzie Marvelly shares some life skills with pupils at St Hilda’s Collegiate School during a visit yesterday. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. But St Hilda's Collegiate pupils got to know another side of the singer-songwriter yesterday - that of the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Neighbours nervous (yesterday where a 55-year-old man was found on Wednesday with serious injuries
Neighbours nervous (
Otago Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
yesterday where a 55-year-old man was found on Wednesday with serious injuries after a suspected home invasion. Photo by Gerard O'Brien. "I just want to know if we're safe or not and the police don't tell us much,'' she said. The victim was... Read more

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