The annual Winter Feed crop competition fundraiser, benefiting the wider Omakau area, will not go ahead this year due to Covid-19 — but not all is lost.
Focusing on the good in one’s world is among strategies suggested to help people develop resilience in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Patearoa will get an extra $4000 to assist its role as host town at this month’s Goldfields Cavalcade, thanks to the Maniototo Community Board.
A new technology centre and administration block are taking shape at The Terrace School, a project estimated to take a year to complete.
Hundreds of women are set to clock up plenty of kilometres today while traversing Central Otago by foot, bike and kayak.
Firefighters were quickly on hand after a car and van collided right outside the fire station on Alexandra's Centennial Ave this afternoon.
The Central Otago District Council is being praised for coming to the party after Alexandra was hit with a boil-water notice on the eve of its annual craft beer festival.
Cool conditions and overcast skies did not deter the many people who ventured to McArthur Ridge Vineyard near Alexandra for the annual Run the Ridge race on Saturday morning.
Film stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Kirsten Dunst are in Alexandra to film Netflix Western drama The Power of the Dog.
Long-serving rural GP Dr Verne Smith credits the wider community for the success of Maniototo Health Services.
Several grass fires on the roadside at Fruitlands yesterday gave a stark reminder of just how dry conditions are across Central Otago.
A sporting comeback was on the cards yesterday when several former stars lined up on the bowling green.
Water leaking from an unknown source is persistently trickling down a bank in Alexandra, compromising the houses above it.
BMX riders descended on Alexandra at the weekend for a chance to claim a South Island title and new personal best.
People flocked from far and wide to check out the latest offerings at this year’s St Bathans Village Fete yesterday.