As fete would have it, punters like the congestion in Harbour St during the Victorian Fete.
A KiwiRail driver suffered minor injuries yesterday after a rock, thrown through the window of his locomotive, struck him in the face.
A KwiRail driver suffered minor injuries this afternoon after a rock, thrown through the window of his locomotive, struck him in the face.
Waimate will be "buzzing" today as the 51st Waimate Shears starts.
A 25-year-old Palmerston cafe owner says she is "gutted" to be closing the doors of her four-year-old Bond St business today, and that she has learned a harsh business lesson.
Extreme weather events over the last year have been a major factor in the Waitaki District Council's reduced surplus expectations this financial year.
Oamaru pensioner John Verkerk says he could barely recognise his light green 1995 Nissan Presea when he saw it.
A century ago the Oamaru town water supply system was used to generate electricity for the first time in the North Otago town.
Holding a photo of Allan Adamson's dahlia cultivar, Granddad's Ebony, at the North Otago Horticultural Society's 150th spring show on Sunday are Mr Adamson and his granddaughter Ebony Heta (13), of...
Teeing off tomorrow at the North Otago Golf Club finals, three Oamaru sisters will make club history whether they hit birdies or bogeys.
The Waimate town centre could be on the cusp of a refresh as up to six properties could be demolished to make way for redevelopments by a local firm.
A female leopard seal, slightly smaller than the 2m young adult male that has made several visits to Oamaru Harbour since the beginning of "leopard seal sighting season", spent the weekend at what...
The Waitaki District Council is hiring an events co-ordinator after councillors established a budget to run the community’s "key events".
No more than 10 people will be allowed on the first floor, which includes the community gallery, at the Forrester Gallery, until the Waitaki District Council resolves a recently discovered issue.
Unlike a plan for Oamaru Harbour, when the Waitaki District Council draws up its proposal for development of two Waitaki Valley towns experiencing rapid growth, the plans will be based on public input.
Waitaki Boys' High School's rector is seeking legal advice after allegations a compromising photo of a teacher was passed around pupils.
The Waitaki District Council is ``not actively'' trying to convince the makers of the film Mulan in the Ahuriri Valley to leave the set behind as a tourist attraction.
A limestone sign which greets motorists on their way into Oamaru is in the process of being cleaned up after being defaced with profanity laden anti-1080 graffiti.
Indoor sports facilities from Gore to Lincoln will be scrutinised by the Waitaki District Council this spring.
A Disney movie being filmed in the Ahuriri Valley is expected to bring at least $13 million of spending to the Waitaki district.