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Two bottle-nosed dolphins stranded in Bluff Harbour

A Te Rau Aroha Marae kaumātua Bubba Thompson said it was really sad to discover a dolphin and her calf stranded at Greenhills on Thursday morning. He came to the beach about 9.30am and found the calf dead and the mother dolphin alive. Both appeared to be in good condition. “…it’s sad really,” Thompson said. … Read more

Abbott ‘Called’ the ‘Not in My Backyard’ ‘Bluff’ and ‘Hypocrisy’ of Dem Cities Who Want ‘Open Borders or Close to It’

During the Overtime segment of Friday’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher said Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s (R) program busing migrants to New York City, Washington, D.C., and Chicago has called the bluff of liberals in those cities and exposed the “hypocrisy” of people on the left saying, “let’s have open borders or close to it,” “but … Read more

South Port gets green light to deepen Bluff Harbour

John Hawkins/Stuff A dredger is removing rocks from Bluff Harbour that were fragmented more than 40 years ago. South Port has been given the green light to deepen the entrance channel at Bluff Harbour. The group was granted resource consent by Environment Southland for project Kia Whakaū on Thursday which will commence after 15 days, … Read more

Construction to start on ecopark at Bluff to reduce effect of cow emissions

Supplied An artist impression of the front of the building housing the ecopark being built at Ocean Beach near Bluff. Construction of a multimillion-dollar ecopark in Bluff, that will turn seaweed into a supplement to reduce the methane produced by cows, will begin in October. The ecopark will cultivate a New Zealand-native seaweed, asparagopsis amarta, … Read more

Tough year for Bluff oyster season

Robyn Edie/Stuff Barnes Wild Bluff Oysters openers, from left, Martin Nepia, Norman Day, and Victoria Pearsey process the final catch of the season on Friday. The 2022 Bluff oyster season will be remembered for difficult weather, staff sickness and several other challenges because of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Barnes Wild Bluff Oysters manager Graeme Wright … Read more

Merrick Garland just called ‘Trump’s bluff,’ CNN analyst legal says

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! CNN senior legal analyst Elie Honig said U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland called Donald Trump’s bluff on Thursday by announcing that he called for unsealing of the search warrant behind the FBI raid on the former president’s Mar-a-Lago home.  After days with no direct comment, the AG … Read more

Dellows Bluff site near Murchison to stay single-lane road until Christmas

Waka Kotahi/Supplied A protective container wall has been installed at the site of a rockfall at Dellows Bluff, near Murchison, on State Highway 6, which is down to the single lane in the area. State Highway 6 at Dellows Bluff, near Murchison, looks set to remain a single-lane road until at least Christmas. That section … Read more

Concern at lack of nominees for Bluff Community Board

John Hawkins/Stuff Bluff residents who want to stand for the community board at the upcoming local body elections should put their names forward. The cutoff date is August 12. Callout to Bluffies, the town needs you. Just five days before nominations close for the upcoming local body elections, Bluff Community Board chairman Ray Fife’s name … Read more