BMX riders from around New Zealand and Australia will clock up some pace during the BMXNZ South Island Titles in Alexandra this weekend.
Emergency services were called to a crash on the Alexandra-Clyde Road in Central Otago this morning.
Firefighters issued a plea for people to heed fire restrictions in Central Otago just as another out-of-control fire broke out yesterday.
Roxburgh Gorge Trail users are being urged to complete a survey about the facility to help ensure much-needed funding can be sought.
A boil-water notice for Naseby has been lifted, however the Central Otago District Council urges people to conserve water.
If relaxing with a good book is just what you need these holidays, head along to Alexandra’s annual new year book sale from tomorrow.
Children have made a heartfelt plea to Central Otago District councillors that a section of Earnscleugh Rd at Clyde be reduced to 70kmh, down from 100kmh.
A boil-water notice is expected to remain in place for parts of Central Otago until river levels recede and turbidity in the water clears.
A boil water notice is expected to remain in place for parts of Central Otago until at least the middle of next week.
Residents in Alexandra, Roxburgh and Lake Roxburgh Village are now being asked to conserve water, after boil water notices were earlier issued.
A serial dog poo dumper appears to be up to their old tricks after 45 bags of faeces were found stashed under a tree on the Otago Central Rail Trail yesterday morning.
Judy Dymock (left) presents instructor Kathy Smith with flowers, recognising her commitment to the Steady as You Go falls prevention programme, an initiative offered through Age Concern.
A $193,000 grant will soon help improve safety and the overall experience for visitors to the Crown Range viewing point.