An art and craft auction in Oamaru on Friday will raise
much-needed funds for the North Otago SPCA.
Former Oamaru man Andrew Manson will be farewelled by family
and friends at a service in Christchurch tomorrow.
Think of Lake Tekapo and images of a quaint church and a
bronze statue of a collie dog immediately spring to mind.
The restoration of St Luke's Church - one of Oamaru's most
prominent buildings - is nearing completion.
Twenty-five police and
volunteer search and rescue team members scoured the
Lyttelton area yesterday but failed to find any sign of
missing Christchurch man Andrew Manson.
Former Waitaki Boys High School pupil Duncan Dixon has won
the inaugural world under-21 golf croquet championship in
Police are seeking the return of jewellery, valued at more
than $10,000, which was put in an Ugg boot for safe-keeping
and later inadvertently given to the Salvation Army.
A man with 10 previous drink-driving convictions and a woman
assessed as being incapable of driving, who had two
passengers in the boot of her car, were among nine people
processed for drink-driving in North Otago at the weekend.
Young Oamaru man Jason Armstrong was "stoked" to be recently
named the second-best domestic-commercial electrical
apprentice in New Zealand.
Ask Kevin and Iris Howard the secret of a long and happy
marriage and you will get a somewhat surprising answer -
having two televisions.
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