Ken Bridge was pruning roses when
he heard he had been made chairman of the organising
committee for Hampden's celebrations this weekend.
Picturesque King George Park - home to the Union Cricket Club
- is the "best ground in the world", according to club
stalwarts Ted Tempero and Russell Payne.
The vision of four North Otago farmers in the 1970s paid
off earlier this year when the historic Nicol's Blacksmith
Shop in Duntroon received national recognition from the New
Zealand Historic Places Trust.
Consultation on the possible closure of Otepopo School has
The health of Oamaru Creek was assessed during a family day
Makikihi School pupils have become the first to plant trees
as part of a schools planting programme at Bushtown Heritage
Park in Waimate
Jet-boat enthusiasts from throughout New Zealand were in
North Otago on Saturday for the national jet-boat rally on
the Waitaki River.
Part of Weston's heritage has been preserved with the
completion of a three-and-a-half-year restoration of the
Barrie White has only missed one night in about 35 years of
teaching art in Oamaru as part of the Waitaki Boys High
School community classes.
The Penguin Club in Oamaru is employing security staff every
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