A long-serving Waitaki district councillor was scolded for wasting time while opposing two council decisions this week.
Drawings of the planned pedestrian bridge for Oamaru Creek have been released by the Waitaki District Council.
One of two possible Oamaru harbourside sections slated for accommodation appears to have a developer interested.
KiwiRail could not resist a "super cute" request from children at Maheno Kindergarten (pictured) and last week one of its trains slowed as it passed the North Otago town, causing a sensation among the 2 to 4-year-olds.
Penguin Rescue volunteer Jan Carter (left) and manager Rosalie Goldsworthy were in Oamaru yesterday raising money for penguin rehabilitation.
An act of alleged sabotage at a Twizel medical centre could mark the continuation of a controversy which erupted in the Mackenzie town late last year.
Logan Dodd (9), of Tapui, says his pet sheep Blackie’s "pretty good" behaviour and colouring sets her apart from other sheep.
The Invercargill employment lawyer who has been appointed limited statutory manager at Oamaru North School to help make staffing decisions for the coming school year says there is "no...
When Dr Paul Baker watches Winston’s Birthday in Oamaru this weekend it will be a homecoming for both the playwright and his critically acclaimed play about one of Britain’s most remarkable...
A long-time Oamaru boatie says while the Oamaru Harbour surrounds are attracting much attention these days, the harbour itself should be more of a focus.
Plans to restore the Oamaru Lawn Cemetery’s Baby Garden have come a step closer.
High Country Salmon, near Twizel, is expecting 400,000 visitors this year and so the opening recently of a new 12-cubicle toilet block at the business has been celebrated as a win for the community.
Despite some unusual wind conditions, the South Island Gliding Championships at Omarama secured the three competition flying days required before wrapping up at the weekend.
A crowd that nearly matched Oamaru’s population filled Thames St on Saturday for a glimpse of Santa Claus.
Oamaru Hospital opened a "skills lab" for staff this week.
The state of Oamaru Harbour has come in for official criticism.
The newly-crowned world’s pre-eminent grabatologist has not finished dreaming yet.
Backing away from cat control rules could open the Waitaki District Council to criticism it "flip-flopped" on its view of public consultation, an Oamaru councillor says.
A former Oamaru woman now officially holds the largest collection of ties in the world, and the Guinness World Records title.
Police have released the name of the man who died in a glider crash near Lake Hawea this week.