Sally Rae

Police pleased with results of liquor ban

Police pleased with results of liquor ban

A temporary liquor ban in Omarama following the Omarama rodeo "worked very well", police said yesterday.

Magnificent red flying machine big drawcard

Magnificent red flying machine big drawcard

Red Cat, the newest arrival at the Omarama airfield, is causing quite a stir.

Cowboy pretty in pink at rodeo

Cowboy pretty in pink at rodeo

Waianakarua cowboy Graeme Purvis was pretty in pink at the Omarama rodeo yesterday.

Search stopped: boaties safe

A rescue operation was launched on the Waitaki River yesterday afternoon after a fisherman saw a jet-boat hull floating down the river.

Rodeo a rip-roaring success

Rodeo a rip-roaring success

"That was so awesome," Stephanie White enthused after competing in the second division barrel race at the Waimate rodeo yesterday.

Wardrobe confessions: Tales of an op-shopperaholic

Wardrobe confessions: Tales of an op-shopperaholic

Oamaru fashionista Jodi Ryan owns up to Sally Rae.

Shag Valley home to five generations

Shag Valley home to five generations

Growing up on Shag Valley Station, Johnny Bell considered himself lucky. Now the fifth-generation farmer knows he is. Sally Rae reports.

Couple negotiating to establish caravan park

The Waitaki District Council is negotiating with a local couple to establish a campervan park on land in the Oamaru harbour area.

Alexandra pair receive minor injuries

Alexandra pair receive minor injuries

An elderly Alexandra couple were taken to Oamaru Hospital yesterday afternoon, as a precautionary measure, after a crash on State Highway 8, near Omarama.

Concern over stained-glass windows

Concern over stained-glass windows

A former pupil of Teschemakers, now living in England, wants a comprehensive report drawn up by a team of architectural historians to ascertain the whole site's cultural heritage significance for New Zealand.