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Plastering up the gaps

  A taskforce to address the nationwide plasterboard shortage is a good move, an Ashburton (more)

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A lesson in hosting top sports events

  Perhaps it’s not until you experience something at a (more)

Wedding Expo a winner

  The Mid Canterbury Wedding Expo at the Ashburton Hotel (more)

That winning feeling returns

  Victory, it’s oh so sweet. The Mid Canterbury (more)

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A lesson in hosting top sports events

  Perhaps it’s not until you experience something at a whole different level that you truly appreciate what you’re being offered (more)

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That winning feeling returns

  Victory, it’s oh so sweet. The Mid Canterbury United Seniors football side got the winning feeling back on Saturday, (more)

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Bouncing back in fine style

  The best reaction to a shock defeat? A demolition and a return to form a week later, of course. That’s the path the Mid (more)

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New man at the helm

  David Acland, of Mt Somers Station, has taken on the role of Federated Farmers Mid Canterbury Provincial President. Acland (more)

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Rising two-year-old breaks South Island price record

  Last Saturday was a stellar day for the Meadowslea Angus Stud when one of its top bulls broke a South Island record for price and (more)

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Farmers share a vision for 2032 dairying

  Farmers keen to participate in a vision of what dairying will look like in a decade recently took inspiration from some of the (more)

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AshColl students ready to have a ball

  Organisers of tonight’s Ashburton College ball are hoping the weather plays its part for the glitzy red carpet walk-in. The (more)

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Merino masks protecting our kids

  Mid Canterbury kids will be protected from winter ills after the New Zealand Sock Company donated 2500 merino masks to schools (more)

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Equity Index Funding brings a new unknown

Is no news good news? If a cabinet decision made two years ago that could have a profound effect on hundreds of schools and thousands of (more)

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Inclusive treatment of trans? Not.

OK, everybody up. Stretch those legs, wave your arms around to get your blood pumping because we’re going on a walk. Not any old walk (more)

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Matariki – a key piece of nation-building

So that was our first Matariki public holiday. Done and dusted. Nationally, especially in our bigger cities and centres, the holiday (more)

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Celebrating the first Matariki public holiday

I’m really proud that we’ve delivered on Labour’s election commitment to establish a public holiday to celebrate Matariki. For the (more)

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