co-ordinator Mary Tonner has signed up the newly-formed
group's first client.
Dairy goats have been a passion for Margaret Tomes since she
was first given a kid by a friend 20 years ago.
One of Oamaru's distinctive features - its main-street median
car parking - could be greatly reduced when major roadworks
are carried out on State Highway 1, between Severn and Dee
Sts, later this year.
While some golfers only ever dream about hitting that elusive
hole in one, Oamaru man Frank Plieger has managed to notch up
two in six days.
Community housing requirements in the
Waitaki district will continue to be reviewed.
Transit New Zealand needs to give a lot more thought to road
closures in the event of flooding, Waitaki District Council
assets committee chairman Alistair Mavor said yesterday.
A draft playground strategy prepared for the Waitaki District
Council was "nonsense in its present form" and paid no heed
to affordability, Cr Jim Hopkins said yesterday.
Oamaru's community patrol,
the Waitaki Guardians, has proved to be a worthwhile
community partnership with police, Oamaru police boss Senior
Sergeant Kevin Hooper says.
Police have released the name of the Oamaru cyclist who died
on Sunday after a collision with a car on Awamoa Rd.
An emergency meeting, dubbed SOS - Save Our Street - has been
called by a group of Oamaru retailers for Thursday to discuss
the multimillion-dollar safety improvement project for
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