39 days ago

Are you happy with the election results?

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Central Otago News

Tim Cadogan has retained the Central Otago mayoralty at this year's local body elections.

The council seats have been won by: Nigel McKinlay, Neil Gillespie, Cheryl Laws, Shirley Calvert, Tamah Alley, Martin R McPherson, Tracy Paterson, Ian Cooney, and Lynley Joy Claridge. Are you happy with the results?

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5 hours ago

Otago power consumers face $500 price hike over three years

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Central Otago News

Otago power consumers could potentially pay their lines company up to $500 over three years, as it embarks on a $400 million investment programme.

Aurora delivers electricity to 90,000 customers in Dunedin, Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes and is asking the public to comment on a draft proposal detailing their future investment.

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1 day ago

The NZ House & Garden House Tours are selling fast!

The Team from NZ House & Garden House Tours

NZ House & Garden House Tours are hitting the regions for 2020! Book your next summer weekend away now for a chance to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines! Join us for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer Foundation NZ. For the last eleven years, the magazine has handpicked five fabulous locations around the country and this time we are delighted to be heading to the Bay of Islands, Taupō, New Plymouth, Blenheim and Dunedin. For more information and to secure your tickets for an inspiring day out exploring, please visit our website.

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1 day ago

Severe thunderstorm watch

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

MetService has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Central Otago.

Thunderstorms are developing this afternoon until 8:00 pm this evening. These are expected to bring localised heavy rain and hail, and there is a chance that some of these thunderstorms could become severe with large hail (more than 20mm in diameter) or significant accumulations of smaller hail. There is also a chance that small tornadoes could form.

Should severe weather approach or if you feel threatened, take shelter
immediately. Keep updated here.

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