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‘Tip of iceburg’ 7 sick fromA recent outbreak of Campylobacter in Timaru, New Zealand, has been blamed on raw milk. Seven people have been confirmed as having Campylobacter after purchasing raw milk from a farm on the outskirts of Timaru. South Canterbury Medical Officer of Health Dr ...
Posted on 26 March 2014 | 10:00 am
Platoon leader commands joint, multinationalTimaru, New Zealand - More than 70 Soldiers from 2nd Squadron ... of our mission here is the American lieutenant commanding a mixed-gender Kiwi infantry platoon, with privates from Papua New Guinea," said Col. John Howard, SK13 JIATF commander.
Posted on 15 December 2013 | 8:00 am
UPDATED: Pepin Heights to import New Zealandis partnering with Timaru, New Zealand-based Waipopo Orchards on the deal, said Chris Sandwick, Pepin Heights’ director of sales and marketing. The variety will be marketed as HoneyCrunch to differentiate it from other Honeycrisp apples that may be on ...
Posted on 20 May 2012 | 10:00 am
Phar Lap to stand tall in WellingtonMost horses have 18 tail bones but Phar Lap had just 16. Born at Seadown, near Timaru, New Zealand, in 1926, "Big Red" was bought by the Sydney-based American businessman David J Davis in 1928, and was trained and raced in Australia. In the four years of ...
Posted on 12 March 2012 | 10:00 am
Aftershocks rattle Christchurch after NewA series of aftershocks have rattled Christchurch, New Zealand, following a powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake. A curfew imposed overnight between Saturday and Sunday has been lifted, but parts of the city remained cordoned off, Radio New Zealand said.
Posted on 3 September 2010 | 10:00 am
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