The driver of a car which crashed, injuring eight people, in North Otago at the weekend held a learner’s licence and had been drinking, police allege.
Eight people were involved in a single-vehicle crash, near Papakaio, at the weekend resulting in two patients being flown to Dunedin Hospital.
There aren’t many people who would take a 10-hour round trip to go for a run.
A shared passion for dirt bikes is bringing one father and son closer together.
One person has been flown to Dunedin Hospital with serious injuries and several others were also hurt after a crash in North Otago overnight.
An international distiller with strong roots in Otago is set to put a New Zealand whisky company on the map.
It is time for Waitaki residents to have their say.
Before he could even walk or talk there was always one thing on Alastair Allan’s mind — collecting.
A new role has been created to support the healthcare needs of Oamaru’s expanding Pacific Island community.
There's nothing quite like having a jug of water thrown at you to dampen a romance - or in this case bring it to life.
Moana Ahotaeiloa craves community connection. Taking over the reins as chairwoman of the Oamaru Pacific Island Community Group will help with that. It will be no small task either, as her community...
After trekking through the Otago mountainside for 25 years, you would think Taieri Hore had a tale or two to tell.
Two new faces have been put forward as the Waitaki District Council’s local controllers.
Babysitting her friend’s children was the best decision Coleen McIntosh ever made.
The Waitaki District Council has approved nearly half a million dollars for maintenance on Oamaru Harbour’s breakwater and sand mattresses.
Two months after the Waitaki District Council adopted a plan to improve Oamaru’s harbour area, an official document is yet to be seen.
The owner of a historic Oamaru saddlery is counting herself lucky after a fire ripped through the business yesterday.
The Waitaki District Council has sent a clear message to the carbon forestry industry after hearing farmers concerns about large forestry conversions.
Fire crews are responding to a fire at a historic Oamaru business this afternoon.
Three homegrown North Otago products have returned to their local beat.