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ODT Online 3h
Highways closed as flooding hits South
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ODT Online 3h
Two killed in SH1 crashes
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ODT Online 3h
Conditions have eased after a day which brought widespread heavy rain and flooding to much of the South.
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ODT Online 4h
A Dunedin primary school has been ordered to develop an enrolment scheme to contain its burgeoning roll.
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ODT Online 5h
New Zealand's road toll continues to climb alarmingly, with 12 people losing their lives on the country's roads in the past five days.
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ODT Online 6h
Several southern highways are closed this evening because of flooding, including State Highway 8 from Milton to Alexandra.
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ODT Online 6h
A southern woman has been confirmed as having measles - the first case of the highly infectious illness in New Zealand since May.
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ODT Online 7h
Efforts are being made to rescue a man stuck in floodwaters near Kaitangata this afternoon as motorists are being urged to delay or avoid non-essential travel today
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ODT Online 7h
Residents in Henly on the Taieri are being advised to evacuate as rain continues to fall and flood waters rise.
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ODT Online 8h
A South Otago mother trapped by today's floods says she has never seen such extreme weather.
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ODT Online 9h
🎥 WATCH VIDEO: The front of a house in Ravensbourne has been turned into a waterfall as the Dunedin suburb and Mosgiel are hit by some of the worst flooding.
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ODT Online 9h
Water is being pumped from the runway at Dunedin Airport and fire crews are responding to multiple flooding calls around the city as the predicted deluge takes hold.
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ODT Online 9h
Police are calling on Otago motorists to delay or avoid travel as the region is deluged by heavy rain closing SH1 south of Milton.
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ODT Online 9h
Highlanders and All Black loose forward Liam Squire has missed more than half of the games he could have played in the past three seasons.
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ODT Online 10h
Is free tertiary education a good policy, or would the money be better spent elsewhere?
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ODT Online 10h
The Dunedin City Council is asking residents in the city to avoid using their showers, dishwashers and washing machines to ease pressure on the city's wastewater network, as the predicted torrential rain begins to hit.
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ODT Online 10h
Wealthy Chinese will be charged up to $25,000 a day for luxury travel packages featuring limousines, private vineyard and fishing tours and helicopter transfers to lavish Kiwi venues.
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ODT Online 11h
A shortage of builders is behind delays to Otago University's multimillion-dollar music and performing arts redevelopment in Dunedin.
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ODT Online 12h
Allegations of cheating in an exam have Otago medical students fearing everyone will be forced to resit it.
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ODT Online 12h
: Dozens of roads are closed or affected by flooding across the South and river levels are rising as the region braces for more heavy rain and a significant tide this afternoon.
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