Lake Ohau Alpine Village’s drinking water supply urgently needs an upgrade that must be carried out next year to meet requirements under government legislation.
Once considered the largest water wheel in Australasia, the recently restored and installed Phoenix Mill water wheel has been handed back to the Oamaru community.
Ongoing thefts from a fundraising stall set up to support members of the local Air Training Corps has left the organisation angry and disappointed.
An Oamaru woman being sought by police in relation to the alleged theft of a 4WD in Oamaru at knifepoint on Monday was a passenger in the vehicle, it has been confirmed.
A proposed rise in rail safety regulatory fees would stretch the Oamaru Steam and Rail Society’s budget close to breaking point, its general manager says.
Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher has criticised the Waitaki District Health Services board for the way it has communicated its review of Oamaru Hospital's kitchen to the public.
With the final stage of its infrastructure construction project complete, the North Otago Irrigation Company is now in a position to focus on selling its remaining $15 million of shares.
Curiosity may have killed that cat, but fortunately that was not the fate of an Oamaru child who got his head and arm stuck in a cat door yesterday morning.
Police are investigating after a woman allegedly stole a 4WD vehicle at knifepoint in Oamaru this afternoon.
A recently formed Oamaru group is determined to help the kitchen at Oamaru Hospital survive, despite it looking increasingly likely the facility will not be retained.
Despite a total deficit of more than $230,000 during the 2017-18 financial year, the chairman of the company that owns and operates Oamaru Hospital is confident it can turn its balance sheet around.
The construction of 18 villas at Observatory Village Lifecare in Oamaru is scheduled to be completed in March, four years before it was anticipated they would be needed.
Two people escaped serious injury after a two-vehicle T-bone crash at Totara, south of Oamaru yesterday.
The occupants of a two-car T-bone crash are believed to have escaped injury at Totara this morning.
Armistice Day will take on extra special meaning in Maheno on Sunday, where the township's links to a hospital ship named after it will be further strengthened.
A South Canterbury school's trip to Oamaru took an unexpected turn yesterday when a bus carrying pupils and staff struck a railway crossing pole.
Police have launched an investigation after two cars were found dumped and burnt out inland from Oamaru.
Greater investment in Oamaru’s central business district and discussions about how to create a positive retail environment in the town need to happen sooner rather than later, Otago Chamber of...
An electrician by trade, professional scooter rider Thomas Fitzgerald-Grout knows how to light up a crowd.
It may have taken more than a century, but finally the North Otago Cricket Association can proudly say it has a home it can call its own.