About half a tonne of cheese from an Oamaru factory is being
recalled because of a listeria scare.
The organisers of a North Otago music festival say they hope
proceeds from the event will help fill the bellies of Oamaru
families struggling to put food on the table.
Just a week after attaining one of the top honours in the
whisky world, the New Zealand Whisky Company is planning to
ensure a rosy future for both its Oamaru-based premises and
its Dunedin-made product.
Just a year after drag racing returned to Oamaru after more
than a decade, the town is gaining a growing reputation among
South Island hot-rodders as the place to be.
Following the recent appearance of Mars in the night sky,
stargazers in the Mackenzie Basin are in a prime position to
get a clear view of a rare triumvirate of celestial bodies.
Alliance Group Pukeuri meat processing plant manager Geoff
Proctor addresses the crowd before opening new gates at the
plant entrance yesterday, to mark 100 years to the day since
the plant opened.
Over half a million dollars more than expected could be
invested back in the Waitaki district, a new report says.
It was a case of local government by cellphone for most of
Waitaki yesterday, after a Telecom fault left the Waitaki
District Council's Oamaru headquarters without telephone
Waimate district rates could rise by just under 4.3% but
residents could also have to pay a hefty special charge on
top of that to fund the redevelopment of the town's sports
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