It was tight-forward weather at Whitestone Contracting Stadium but all the buzz was created by the inside backs.
Plenty of men and women and their magnificent flying machines will descend on the Omarama Airfield this weekend.
Old Boys, Maheno and Athletic Marist romped to dominant victories in North Otago premier club rugby today.
Kurow playmaker Ben Nowell produced another masterclass to guide his side to a 22-8 win over Valley in a North Otago club rugby game at Weston today.
Jarrad Blackler's two country rugby clubs will honour the memory of their mate this weekend.
Two North Otago families were united by a heartfelt letter from the front and a violent murder-suicide during World War 1. Hayden Meikle looks into the forgotten story of Onslow Mayhew, and the tragedies that resonate nearly a century later.
Excelsior posted a second straight win in the Citizens Shield with a tense 13-11 victory over Valley at Weston today.
Excelsior players were finally able to celebrate as they broke through for their first win of the North Otago club rugby season today.
Old Boys completed the first round of the Citizens Shield rugby competition with an unbeaten record with a 49-5 win over Athletic Marist in Oamaru today.
Maheno signalled it is a team on the rise with a dominant win over Valley in a North Otago club rugby game at Weston today.
Oamaru's "hospital on the hill" is to be demolished to make way for a new housing development.
Valley held on for a 26-25 win over Athletic Marist in their North Otago premier rugby game marred by a brawl at Weston today.
Valley rebounded from a heavy opening-round loss with a gutsy 17-13 win over Excelsior in a Citizens Shield club rugby game in Oamaru today.
Ian Hurst has seen the world, played international rugby and cut major business deals, but he has just had the biggest thrill of his career.
Waimate police are urging the driver of a car involved in a crash near Morven to contact them.
If the mark of a good game is that it delights both those who have been anticipating it for years and those who have literally just discovered it, The Division is one very good game.
Defending champion Old Boys opened the North Otago club rugby season in style with a 71-5 thumping of Valley at Weston today.
It seems to me that Dying Light did not get enough love when it was released last year, and that's really a bit of a shame.
The Waitaki District Council will spend $45,000 on improving the stability of the Oamaru stone retaining walls in Severn St.
A retired North Otago farmer is concerned more drivers will come to grief if a slushy country road is not repaired urgently.