A new forestry training course set up by Tokomairiro Training in partnership with Johnson Forestry Service has attracted considerable interest.
East Otago High School principal Marcus Cooper has been invited to visit China, as part of a plan to develop sister school-type relationships in Wenzhou and Hangzhou.
The services and programmes at the Palmerston library are to be extended.
The Mill domain on the northern edge of Palmerston now appears to be the favoured site for a dump station, with little public objection to date.
The centennial clock in the Palmerston town centre will tell the time again from this Saturday.
The Waitaki District Council is still considering options for a dump station in Palmerston.
The population of Palmerston rose by more than 200 to 1100 over Labour Weekend when 115 NZ Motor Caravan Association members rolled into town in a range of vehicles.
The Karitane school book sale had a queue stretching out the door when it opened on Saturday.
Fifty-four runners took part in the annual Kelly’s Canter in sunny but slightly slippery running conditions with a light wind.
A motor caravan dump station proposed for Palmerston has been criticised by a gathering of local residents who oppose the location selected by the Waitaki District Council.
Marcus Cooper has been appointed principal of the East Otago High School at Palmerston.
Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher speaks at the opening of the Palmerston Medical Centre in Palmerston yesterday.
Tourism Waitaki has made a U-turn on the future of the Palmerston i-SITE, announcing it will close, just days after insisting no decision had been made on its future.
The Waikouaiti Fire and Emergency open day yesterday featured the brigade’s brand new fire appliance (pictured), plus demonstrations of CPR, escaping from the maze for children, and the...
A restored cable car that once plied the Roslyn route will soon be back in Dunedin to be displayed alongside its unrestored sister car.
The principal of East Otago High School has announced he is stepping down after six years in the role.
The Palmerston town centennial clock is expected to be repaired and functioning again by mid August.
Maheno School pupils are raising funds for the third visit by senior students, staff and parents to the wreck of SS Maheno on Fraser Island off the coast of Queensland, Australia.
Otago-Southland RSA president Jenepher Glover (front) was joined by a group of volunteers for the Matariki Te Rakau tree-planting project earlier this week.
A new community grants scheme has been unveiled by Waihemo Wastebusters, the Palmerston recycling organisation, on its 10th anniversary.