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Stay current with all the latest and breaking news from Otago, compare headlines and perspectives between news sources on stories happening today. In total, 3,222 stories have been published about Otago which Ground News has aggregated in the past 3 months.

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Cricket · Canberra

Former Australian Test cricketer Andrew Symonds has died aged 46

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Former Australian cricket star Andrew Symonds has died in a single-vehicle car crash in North Queensland. The 46-year-old was driving in the Hervey Range, 50 kilometres inland, when his car left the road and rolled. He played 26 Tests for Australia and won two Cricket World Cups.See the Story
Oceania · Dunedin

Friday's business headlines

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Here’s a look at Friday’s business headlines with Jane King. Interest rates slowing down U.S. home salesU.S. home sales are cooling down. April sales were the slowest since beginning of pandemic boom.But prices are still climbing. The median price for existing homes grew to $391,200.U.S. rent hits record high in AprilRents in the U.S. just hit another record high.See the Story
Oceania · Dunedin

Independent candidate to challenge AEC rule

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Independent candidate for Kooyong Dr Monique Ryan has backed a federal court challenge – over an AEC rule preventing some Australians infected with COVID from voting. Thousands of people who tested positive before Tuesday face being denied the right to vote –unless they applied for a postal ballot before the Wednesday cut-off. Lawyers for the Kooyong candidate will argue the rules breach an implied right to vote in elections.See the Story
Nancy Pelosi · Dunedin

Top US Democrat denied communion over abortion stance

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-California) will be denied communion at her home church due to her support of abortionSee the Story
Oceania · Dunedin

Med students say superiors not concerned with consent

A new report suggests that medical students are sometimes encouraged to breach informed consent guidelines by their supervisors. This story was...See the Story
Oceania · Dunedin

Chch dog walking park closed after suspicious death of pet

Christchurch City Council has closed the Groynes dog walking park. Photo: NZ Herald A popular dog walking park has been closed in Christchurch after a labrador died from suspected poisoning.See the Story
Oceania · Dunedin

Happy to have gone extra miles to support son

coltman-montage_0.jpg Highlander Liam Coltman’s father Tom has driven down from the North Island for the umpteenth time to watch his son’s last home game in Dunedin tomorrow. PHOTO: STEPHEN JAQUIERY/MONTAGE: MAT PATCHETT Parental dedication goes to a new level for Tom Coltman. But as he says - "you only get one chance in life to watch your kids play sport".See the Story
Oceania · Dunedin

Clinical Crusaders destroy Fijian Drua

Crusader Sam Whitelock reaches for a try in front of a home crowd last night. Photo: Getty Images Crusaders 61Drua 3 Christchurch turned on a crisp evening far removed from Fiji's tropical climate and the Crusaders showed the Drua no warmth as their expected mismatch played to script on Friday night.See the Story
Oceania · Dunedin

Tourism funding boost includes visitor centres

Photo: Tourism New Zealand The country's i-SITE visitor centres will receive a funding boost as borders reopen and they gear up for more international tourist and business traveller arrivals.See the Story

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