Summit Wool Spinners may move to nine-hour shifts, starting from April 29, if a proposal presented to staff yesterday is accepted.
Police are pleased with the response to a request for information following an incident in which two young Oamaru women were hit by a truck on Thames Highway last weekend.
Lamb is back on the menu at Totara Estate - 127 years after the first shipment of meat from the estate was sent to Port Chalmers to be shipped frozen to the United Kingdom.
A woman was flown to Dunedin Hospital this morning, in a critical condition, after being hit by a truck on Thames Highway at the northern end of Oamaru.
A young Oamaru woman is in a critical condition in Dunedin Hospital after being hit by a truck on Thames Highway on Saturday morning.
Waimate teacher Tiffany Ottley was "rapt" to win the champion side-saddle title at the prestigious Horse of the Year show in Hastings recently.
A draft development plan for the Duntroon wetlands will be presented at a public meeting in Duntroon tonight.
Weekend break in Dunedin led to 60 years of marriage for Oamaru couple Keith and Shirley Rawson.
Police are still trying to establish what two young Oamaru women were doing when they were hit by a truck on Saturday morning.
The dedication and enthusiasm of young Oamaru Operatic Society member Daniel Martin has been rewarded with the presentation of a national award.
Pumpkins were on the menu at Ardgowan School on Saturday.
Leading South African merino breeder Andries Pienaar says he is "living his dream".
A slice of Oamaru will be displayed at a New Zealand cultural and innovation festival in Seoul next month.
The New Zealand Transport Agency is considering further changes to the pedestrian crossing at the top of Severn St to address safety concerns.
Summit Wool Spinners wants to consult its employees and their unions before deciding how to restructure Oamaru's second biggest employer in the face of "an unprecedented fall in orders".
The period for expressions of interest for voluntary redundancy at Summit Wool Spinners has been extended until today.
Sally Rae got into a bit of hot water in Omarama recently - up to her neck, in fact.
Sixty years of marriage have gone quickly for former Hampden mayor and mayoress Hugh and Trixie Muldrew.
A themed activity area modelled on the Elephant Rocks near Duntroon is one option being considered for the elephant slide in the Oamaru Public Gardens.
The Iona Playgroup - believed to be the only playgroup in New Zealand associated with a rest-home - will celebrate its 15th anniversary on Thursday.