DAIRY AWARD NOMINATIONS OPEN
Entries in the 2018 New Zealand Share Farmer of the Year, Dairy Manager of the Year and Dairy Trainee of the Year competitions are open at www.dairyindustryawards.co.nz, closing on November 30. Entries before midnight on November 9 will go into a prize draw and be in with a chance to win a share of $9,000 in travel vouchers. More information about the awards is available on the website.
Police received a report of a male searching around properties with a torch in Liverpool and Lincoln Streets at Riversdale at 12.50am on Friday night. The person had a small white vehicle with a refrigeration unit or dog box on the back. Anyone with information can contact Gore police on 203 9300.
CRASH NEAR LUMSDEN
A 20-year-old male will appear in the Invercargill District Court on November 17 after recording a breath alcohol level of 812mcg when he crashed a Toyota Hilux at the intersection of Old Balfour Road and the Riversdale Lumsden Highway at 10.20pm on Saturday night. Sergeant Greg Ballantyne said the ute rolled several times before landing in a paddock. The driver was not injured.