The biggest finding from a citizens' science study being done in Central Otago might be how much more work on the research topic needs to be done, one of the scientists involved in the project says.
They all live on the same street, drawing inspiration daily from the Hawkdun Range standing guard at the end of the road.
The proposed $60 million-$70 million Falls Dam irrigation project has been put on hold because of uncertainty over broader water issues facing Central Otago.
The funding model for effluent disposal sites is unfair, an Otago regional councillor says.
A Central Otago space radar is on track to start cleaning up space soon, but the location of the facility is not known - yet.
An outreach programme bringing smiles to the faces of Alexandra rest-home residents is being expanded to other generations.
The response to concerns about "appalling" state highways in Central Otago is a bit light on detail, the Central Otago district councillor who raised the concerns says.
An investigation is under way after a truck crashed near Tarras yesterday morning, closing the highway for almost six hours.
No-one will be prosecuted in relation to the death of a Maniototo man following a tree-trimming incident in Ranfurly in January, a WorkSafe spokesman has confirmed.
Bound in five volumes and numbering more than 2000 pages, it is the biggest agenda ever for a Central Otago private plan change hearing.
The siting of the bores for Alexandra's new drinking water supply near an old Clyde dam landfill site presents no issues, Central Otago District Council executive manager infrastructure Julie Muir...
A major sporting event is setting up in Alexandra - and ''spirited women'' are being wooed to take part in the South Island first.
Mt Pisa Station has been named as the location for the latest multimillion-dollar cherry venture in Central Otago.
Historic remains of an old Otago railway construction camp are being protected following an archaeological initiative.
Waste from a new stock truck effluent disposal site in Central Otago is being trucked to South Otago for treatment, it has emerged.
Increasing sediment build-up at a Cromwell boat ramp has become dangerous and may be keeping boat users away, Central Otago district councillors have been told.
Dunedin woman Anya Tate-Manning grew up thinking there was a monster in St Bathans' Blue Lake when she swam there during childhood holidays.
More than 50 international and national scientists have had not just a meeting of minds at an annual conference this week, but a dose of long-winded titles for their organisations.
It was first time lucky for the winning trio in a two-school tussle at Cromwell's Otago Daily Times Extra! quiz last night.
A $3.4 million new ambulance hub in Cromwell will also double as a base in a civil emergency, those behind the venture say.