Kurow's replica Rugby World Cup trophy is back atop the hay bales on the town's main street after it was vandalised during the weekend.
Oamaru man David Wilson is bearing down on Auckland from atop his penny-farthing on his trip from Bluff to Cape Reinga.
A 21-year-old Oamaru man arrested on Tuesday following the tagging of the old railway bridge made matters worse by allegedly attempting to steal a camera from the Oamaru Police Station.
Of all the roads in all the countries he has ridden, Rex Mongold says New Zealand's are among the finest.
Community Constable Bruce Dow, of Oamaru, was a busy man over the holiday period.
The 21-year-old male stabbed at an Oamaru party early on Sunday has been released from Oamaru Hospital.
Kakanui, 12km south of Oamaru and 6km east of Maheno, is split by the Kakanui River, which snakes east from its origins in the Kakanui Mountains to its mouth on the Pacific coast.
Confusion continues to reign over court sittings normally scheduled in the Oamaru District Court.
At the push of a button, eight obese men and women are illuminated leaning on a poker table.
Christchurch's earthquakes have highlighted the importance and failures of the insurance industry. Oamaru's Ben Guild looks into the philosophy and realities of insurance.
A collection of works by Rita Angus - considered one of the leading figures in 20th century New Zealand art - is on display at Oamaru's Forrester Gallery.
People living on low incomes will have the opportunity to enrol for free in the Sustainable Skills Summer School, to be held in Oamaru from January 14 to 22.
Video killed the radio star, according to the old song, but in Oamaru, the reverse is true.
The Rugby World Cup seems to have staved off any impact the global financial crisis might have had on tourist numbers to the Waitaki District.
The pastor, sitting at the table inside the living quarters of the Danseys Pass Holiday Park, confesses at times to being close to sinning.
What were you doing at 12.30pm yesterday? Chances are you were like hundreds of others throughout the region, out and about enjoying a brilliant Otago summer's day. On the dot of 12.30pm, Otago Daily Times reporters spoke to a handful of people about what brought them to their particular location. Here are their stories.
The five people taken to Timaru Hospital on Monday afternoon after two boats collided on Lake Middleton, opposite Lake Ohau, have been discharged from Timaru Hospital.
No information has been forthcoming regarding the claims of a cyclist that he was shot at by the occupants of two vehicles on State Highway 8 near the Omarama Top Ten Holiday Park on Sunday afternoon.
A 30-year old Dannevirke man was arrested and charged with burglary following the alleged theft of $600 worth of spirits from the Omarama Hotel early on December 29.
The young gang grinned under the awning of the last shop at the southwestern side of Bledisloe St, as their leader confessed to pulling a swift one on the people of Kurow.