The New Zealand Whisky Company's plans to develop a $3 million distillery in Oamaru could be in jeopardy.
Though he says he has learned about "large-scale disappointment", Oamaru’s Sam Henehan still smiles when talking about his 26-day journey to the Rolwaling Valley on the Nepal-Tibet border.
Changes coming up at Wanaka Airport and the possibility of a flight school at Oamaru should prompt the Omarama Airfield board of directors to broaden the objectives of the airfield, Waitaki District Council says.
Traffic is now using the $600,000 Waterfront Rd extension at Oamaru Harbour.
A man who worked with Craig Porter for 15 years has offered a heartfelt tribute to "one of the best men that I ever worked with".
Tourism Waitaki must strive to be more financially sustainable, a senior Waitaki district councillor says.
Police have released the name of the man who died after the ute he was travelling in rolled on a farm near Dunback on Sunday afternoon.
A Waimate man says he has been unable to sell his boat, moored in Oamaru Harbour, because of delays in repairs to the Waitaki District Council slipway at the harbour.
When eight-time New Zealand Music Award-winner Stan Walker was a boy, he "was never good enough" - he "was always the one that never fit in".
The person tasked with pursuing "growth opportunities" in Waitaki — including finding ways to secure the district’s share of the Government’s newly created $1 billion-a-year Provincial Growth Fund ...
Two men were taken to Oamaru Hospital after the powerboat they were racing capsized in Oamaru Harbour on Saturday morning.
Adventure Books owner Bill Nye is set to depart for the United States to collect a treasure trove of books - and the size of his bounty has grown since he inherited thousands of rare books.
Omarama is buzzing about the major movie production coming to town.
There is still no answer for Harbour St.
The Weston School board of trustees wants the Ministry of Education to appoint a limited statutory manager at the school to help it process a ''staffing issue''.
The New Zealand National Commission for Unesco has given the Waitaki District Council the nod to go ahead with its bid to establish the country’s first Unesco Global Geopark.
Two long-awaited projects at Oamaru Harbour and the town’s historic Harbour St gained traction yesterday.
David Harbourne’s love affair with Oamaru began with low expectations.
A firm belief in the separation of church and state has prompted one Waitaki District councillor to oppose picking up the maintenance tab for high-profile Oamaru gardens.
Riverstone Country Gift Shop is doing a roaring trade in golliwogs after being censured by the Human Rights Commission for stocking the doll "born out of racism".