The future of Oamaru's television station 45 South is uncertain after an unsuccessful application for funding in the latest New Zealand On Air funding round.
Sandra Hawkins may have been involved with the Scouting movement for 25 years but she has no plans for retirement.
Delegates at a recent national New Zealand Automobile Association conference were "appalled" at the condition of stock underpasses in the Waitaki district, North Otago AA district chairman Graeme Dodd says.
A play illustrating some of the consequences of teenage binge drinking will premiere at Waitaki Boys High School next Thursday night.
Once you think about retiring, you've had it," says prominent Oamaru artist Colin Wheeler, who turns 90 today.
The options of closing Otepopo School at Herbert or merging it with another school are not favoured by staff and parents.
"Colour and attitude are going to get us there," Waitaki Girls High School pupil Rose Elphinstone-Hayes declared as she and her friends strode along State Highway 83 on Saturday pulling a bath.
"I'll stand out among the others, I think", the Wizard of New Zealand muses as he discusses going to Government House later this year to receive his Queen's Service Medal.
Summit Wool Spinners is calling for up to 30 more voluntary redundancies and 200 staff will take a paid eight-day break this month.
Omarama's war casualties may finally get more public recognition with a proposal to erect a war memorial in the township.
Ali Kingan might not have scored many points for the Enfield Rugby Club in his playing days but he left his mark on the club on Saturday night.
Developing a hazelnut orchard has been a learning curve for Incholme couple Donald and Helen Newlands.
When Jason Campbell recently started working in the retail section of Campbells Butchery, he continued a long family tradition at one of Oamaru's oldest established businesses.