Sally Rae

Pupils to be questioned

Six Oamaru schoolgirls will be interviewed by police after bragging at school about stealing clothing and footwear from an Oamaru business.

Centenarian still mowing strong

Centenarian still mowing strong

Arthur Wilson has just had his lawn-mowing "contract" rolled over for another five years.

Rock of remembrance

Rock of remembrance

This large rock from Birdwood Station is about to become a war memorial in Omarama.

Motorcross: On track for transtasman trip

Motorcross: On track for transtasman trip

Talented young North Otago rider Joel Meikle is off to the Australian junior motocross national championships this month.

Community education DVD a `mark in time'

Community education DVD a `mark in time'

A DVD has been commissioned as a "mark in time" of what is going on in community education in North Otago.

Perfect weather for gardens open day

Perfect weather for gardens open day

"I absolutely love it. It's just the best thing on a morning like this," Waitaki Community Gardens co-ordinator Annie Beattie said yesterday during an open day at the gardens.

Another bid for CT scans

Waitaki District Health Services has submitted a new proposal to Otago District Health Board chief executive Brian Rousseau in another attempt to allow scans to be performed in Oamaru to avoid patients having to travel to Dunedin.

Identity of photographer established

Police have identified a man who asked to take photographs during a pre-school swim class at the Waitaki Aquatic Centre last week and then photographed women in the Oamaru Public Gardens.

Charges considered for emergency dept

Charges considered for emergency dept

The high attendance at Oamaru Hospital's emergency department could lead to charges being introduced.

Pool staff foil 'agitated' photographer

Pool staff foil 'agitated' photographer

Oamaru police want to know the identity of a man who asked to take photographs at the Waitaki Aquatic Centre while a pre-school swim class was being held, and later photographed women in the Oamaru Public Gardens.