Daily Archives: May 15, 2009

JUST shovin' it back at the turkey jackasses…

### ODT Online Fri, 15/05/2009 – 5:44pm.
Comment by photonz on Dunedin must be immortal

We were told we’d die if we didn’t get a smelter.
We were told we’d die if we didn’t get a sawmill at Allanton.
We were told we’d die if we lost the Southerner passenger train…
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Super 15

### nz.sports.yahoo.com May 15, 2009, 7:30 am
Super 15 to kick-off in 2011
Yahoo!Xtra Sport / Neil Reid

Sanzar has agreed on introducing a Super 15 in time for the 2011 rugby season, but will hold off on revealing their detailed plan for the future until next week. Officials from the New Zealand, Australian and South African rugby unions finally came to a Super Rugby consensus at a crisis meeting in Dublin overnight.
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NZRU has a workshop next week to look at the Air New Zealand Cup, the number of teams in the competition, promotion-relegation and the salary cap.

### ODT Online Fri, 15 May 2009
Rugby: Keeping 14 teams not viable – Reid
By Steve Hepburn

There is a rugby argument to keep 14 teams in the Air New Zealand Cup, but financially it does not stack up, Otago Rugby Football Union chief executive Richard Reid says.
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"mobilisation": blockbuster news from CST

BOYS WITH TOYS (put up a fence…)

The ‘jostle’ news button is pushed on cue. If the person’s exuberant then so are pigs in muck. Got your hi-viz on today.

### ODT Online Fri, 15 May 2009
Work starts on stadium site
By John Lewis

The first signs of construction activity on the $198 million Awatea St stadium are evident as a security fence around the building site goes up and some parts of the buildings on site come down.
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