A North Otago dairy farmer says he is in a state of disbelief after realising 60 rising 2-year Friesian heifers had been taken from his farm.
After weaving through traffic and running red lights in Oamaru, a Mosgiel man who attempted to ram a police car while trying to flee from police yesterday morning allegedly told them he was driving...
Oamaru's ''porta-court'' will be removed in March, the Ministry of Justice has confirmed.
A Mosgiel man is now in custody after a three-hour search ended in Waimate before noon today after he allegedly failed to stop, attempted to ram a police car, and drove dangerously in Oamaru this morning.
As erosion continues to bite into Beach Rd, up to four sites along the coastal scenic drive south of Oamaru await rock armouring.
The Oamaru Whitestone Civic Trust is - in a rare move - seeking expressions of interest to lease the middle floor of the three-storey Loan and Merc in Harbour St.
Network Waitaki has announced the replacement for outgoing chief executive Graham Clark.
It is the number the Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony cannot yet crack - 189.
Police have been called to the rescue of two people trapped by the incoming tide at the Waitaki River mouth this afternoon.
Leopard seals are supposed to be rarely seen in New Zealand waters.
Shovels will break ground next week as the roughly $45 million modernisation of the Kurow-Duntroon Irrigation scheme gets under way in the Waitaki.
Progress on the bid to reopen Telford’s doors next month is happening at a "satisfactory pace", Clutha Mayor Bryan Cadogan says.
A stormwater main realignment through King George Park is among the "alternative options" the Waitaki District Council will consider in a bid to save nine sycamore trees in the Oamaru Harbour area.
Felling nearly 40 gum trees at the Waitaki Community Gardens will help set up a community resource to succeed, Waitaki Community Gardens general manager Sophia Leon de la Barra says.
NZ Transport Agency plans to move the memorial to Dunedin photographer Riley Baker from Katiki beach in North Otago are unfair, his sister Sarah Baker says.
They're not all going to be the next Brendon McCullum. But just like the gnarly former NZ captain, the kids on the pitch in Oamaru this week can put a tick next to competing in the South Island Primary Schools Cricket Tournament.
Oamaru's only movie theatre is on the market after being closed since October 25.
An Oamaru man remains at large after armed police descended on two Oamaru properties yesterday morning.
The removal of nine sycamore trees in Tyne St has been put on hold after Waitaki district councillors were caught out by council staff plans to fell the trees.
Police are looking for an Oamaru man after armed police descended on two Oamaru properties this morning.