New damage to an archaeological site in the Waitaki district is "extensive and blatant".
Fossickers are illegally disturbing and destroying an archaeological site of great significance to Māori in the Waitaki district, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga (HNZPT) says.
Southern Lakes’ Perry Crockett returns a shot to top seed Johnny McHarg, of Canterbury, in yesterday’s men’s singles final of the North Otago Open.
Palmerston is being picked as a likely hot spot for house sales as Dunedin's property market overheats.
The Otago Daily Times asks prominent Southerners how they have been getting through a year dominated by Covid-19. Today, reporter Rebecca Ryan asks Oamaru artist Donna Demente how she has...
Waitaki District Council assets group manager and deputy chief executive Neil Jorgensen has resigned to pursue a career in the private sector.
Oamaru police are searching for a 45-year-old man who they say is dangerous and should not be approached.
Of all of the sections of the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail, Sailors Cutting to Benmore Dam was the one Michael Ross had been most excited about.
Alliance Group has celebrated 18 staff members who, combined, have worked at its Pukeuri plant for 475 years.
The Oamaru Whitestone Civic Trust (OWCT) has confirmed it will not replace outgoing operations manager Mark Smith.
The skies may have been grey, but Oamaru's main street was a sea of colour for the annual Christmas parade on Saturday.
Oamaru truck driver Jason Coleman had no idea he had been nominated for Woolworth’s New Zealand’s driver of the year award.
Oamaru’s 10m tree was lit for the first time at a special event this week, featuring live entertainment and a sausage sizzle.
Oamaru police are appealing for help to track down vandals who caused extensive damage to the Excelsior Petanque Club.
North Otago and South Canterbury farmers are being encouraged to get off their farms and into the waves this summer.
The Waitaki District Council has leased another office space in Oamaru to deal with overcrowding issues.
New signs have allowed Oamaru’s Humber St bridge to reopen this week, but not all traffic will be able to access it.