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14 March

Toxic algae warning for Mataura River

Monitoring carried out by Environment Southland has shown increased abundance of benthic cyanobacteria (bluegreen algae) in a number of rivers,...

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Ian davidson watts2

03 March

New general manager joins Council team

It’s a long way from the southwest of England to the deep south of New Zealand but it’s a move...

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donna in main pool

27 February

Main pool to reopen on Wednesday after electrical fault

Gore Aquatic Centre staff got more than they bargained for when they turned up for work on Saturday morning. They were...

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cafe food

27 February

Deadlines for new food safety law coming up

The deadline for some businesses to register under the new Food Act is coming up. Food businesses, including restaurants and cafes...

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dog drinking water

24 February

Management of stock water scheme to go to a referendum

Gore District Mayor Tracy Hicks is refuting claims the Council wants to gain control of the Otama rural water supply...

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