Sally Rae

Haiti missionary 'gutted'

Haiti missionary 'gutted'

"At the moment, all I want to do is go and hold everybody that was close to me."

Short stories for blokes

Short stories for blokes

An amusing tale about an oil-rig toilet mishap could hopefully encourage young men to take up reading again.

School may close after term one

School may close after term one

Education Minister Anne Tolley is satisfied Otepopo School should close.

History brought to life

History brought to life

Volunteers at Totara Estate south of Oamaru are helping bring the historic site alive each morning this summer.

Family not deterred by rain

Family not deterred by rain

The weather might be wild and the lake choppy - but there's always Coronation Street.

Players bringing history to life

Players bringing history to life

It has been dubbed a walking tour with a difference.

Collection keeps Janice up to date

Collection keeps Janice up to date

Oamaru's very own calendar girl, Janice McPherson, laughingly says that she needs to "get a life".

Submission flood

Just over 1800 submissions have been received on Williamson Holdings Ltd's controversial dairy farm development at Omarama.

Late bloomer 'pumped up' by music

When Reina Dornan turned 40, she decided to learn the clarinet.

Government unlikely to 'call in' dairy farm applications

Government unlikely to 'call in' dairy farm applications

The Government is considering intervening in the controversial dairy-farm proposals for the Omarama-Ohau area. but it looks unlikely the resource consent applications will be "called in".