Sally Rae

Good stick returns to ensure trials special

Good stick returns to ensure trials special

Warren Brown is never short of a stick.

Community clubs get together

Community clubs get together

Members of the public had an opportunity to explore Oamaru's Opera House and learn about different clubs and organisations during the annual Club Day on Saturday.

A little lamb goes a way to help fund new teacher

A little lamb goes a way to help fund new teacher

It's lambing time at Palmerston Primary School.

Heading and hunting for 125 years

Heading and hunting for 125 years

The Waitaki Collie Dog Club will hold its 125th anniversary trials at Hakataramea tomorrow and Monday. Sally Rae meets some of the people involved with the club, which has a long, proud history.

Life member still loves trials and 'having a yarn'

Life member still loves trials and 'having a yarn'

Mona Fraser has the unusual distinction of serving on both the men's and ladies' committees of the Waitaki Collie Dog Club.

Pair sought after teen beaten

A 16-year-old youth received hospital treatment after he was assaulted by two young men at the North Otago A and P showgrounds on Friday night.

Children support bashed constable

Children support bashed constable

The Oamaru police constable who was knocked to the ground and repeatedly kicked after a young motorist failed a breath test will return to work next week.

Campers go to higher ground

Campers go to higher ground

Being so close to the beach was one of the reasons four families from Alexandra and Temuka chose to stay at the Hampden Beach Motor Camp.

On the road again for a good cause

On the road again for a good cause

Having already driven his tractor nearly 27,000km around the world, taking part in the South Island tractor trek will be a walk in the park for Dunedin man Ian Begg.

Portraiture awards success

Portraiture awards success

Moeraki and former Clyde identity Fleur Sullivan is the subject of a portrait by Oamaru artist Donna Demente which has been named runner-up in the Adam Portraiture Award.