Ken Mitchell believes everyone in Oamaru should have a go at carving Oamaru stone.
Twenty-two years ago, the Turner family bought land just east of Kurow to plant grapes.
"Tomorrow as it used to be" is the catch phrase for a spectacular steampunk exhibition which opens at the Forrester Gallery today.
Five Forks School went to the dogs yesterday - and to the lambs, calves, fish, chooks and pigs.
There could well be fairies in the bottom of the Wonderland gardens at the Oamaru Public Gardens tomorrow.
Never mind cake stalls and cheese rolls - Omarama School, in true high country style, has come up with a much more innovative fundraiser.
Things are cranking up at Clarks Mill.
Jo Thomas will say adios to staff and pupils at Oamaru Intermediate School in March when she leaves for a three-month exchange to Argentina.
Watch out for the Flying Banana.
aurie Foon has spent 15 years rifling through fashion magazines but has never seen anything like the fashion shoot she has just finished at the historic Waitaki dam.
A suggestion the liquor ban in the Oamaru Harbour area should be eased has prompted the local Students Against Driving Drunk (Sadd) organisation to speak out in opposition.
The Upper Waitaki community will have an opportunity next month to view the new school buildings at Waitaki Valley School.
Steampunk is coming to Oamaru. Weta Workshop, the visual effects company that has won many Academy Awards, has confirmed its involvement in a steampunk exhibition opening at the Forrester Gallery on November 7.
Picturesque King George Park - home to the Union Cricket Club - is the "best ground in the world", according to club stalwarts Ted Tempero and Russell Payne.
The vision of four North Otago farmers in the 1970s paid off earlier this year when the historic Nicol's Blacksmith Shop in Duntroon received national recognition from the New Zealand Historic Places Trust.
Ken Bridge was pruning roses when he heard he had been made chairman of the organising committee for Hampden's celebrations this weekend.
Consultation on the possible closure of Otepopo School has begun.
The health of Oamaru Creek was assessed during a family day on Sunday.
Makikihi School pupils have become the first to plant trees as part of a schools planting programme at Bushtown Heritage Park in Waimate
Jet-boat enthusiasts from throughout New Zealand were in North Otago on Saturday for the national jet-boat rally on the Waitaki River.