More than 20 firefighters continued to contain a vegetation fire near Dunback in East Otago yesterday, four days after the large blaze first broke out.
More than 20 firefighters remain on the ground at a large blaze near Dunback in East Otago this morning.
Mitre 10 has confirmed it will open a Mitre 10 Mega store in Oamaru next year, more than doubling the size of its retail store in Severn St.
Oamaru's Holly Tangney hopes her son Rome (3) got as much enjoyment out of being on horseback at North Otago Riding for the Disabled as she did she was young.
New Network Waitaki chief executive Geoff Douch says the electricity industry is arguably changing more rapidly that is has ever done before and believes the Oamaru-based company is in a good...
The potential impact of erosion from the Clay Cliffs on the water quality of Lake Benmore is set to be explored in more detail.
A vacancy on the Waitaki District Health Services board of directors that will be created when chairman Chris Swann steps down from the role at the end of June will not be filled until the end of...
A large fire at a rural property near Dunback in East Otago has been brought under control, but will continue to be monitored over the coming days to ensure it does not reignite.
Plans to utilise a pair of sections from the original Kurow bridges may still go ahead, albeit in a slightly different form from what was originally proposed.
Annual visitor numbers to Aoraki Mt Cook National Park have exceeded one million for the first time, Department of Conservation (Doc) visitor sites data shows.
A search warrant executed at an Oamaru address on Tuesday failed to locate a North Otago man with warrants out for his arrest.
None of the passengers was wearing a seatbelt when their campervan crashed, leaving five people injured, near Omarama yesterday.
Oamaru police are investigating after two vehicles were unlawfully entered and items stolen on Monday afternoon.
The Waitaki Community Hospital Action Group continues to hold fears for patients' safety and the welfare of staff at Oamaru Hospital, which they voiced at a meeting with Health Minister David Clark in Oamaru yesterday.
One person has been airlifted to Dunedin Hospital with serious injuries after they became trapped under a campervan following a single-vehicle crash, which left five others injured near Omarama.
Oamaru police are seeking information on the whereabouts of a 25-year-old North Otago man who is wanted on outstanding warrants.
Oamaru police are again advising people not to leave their vehicles parked at the town's unofficial private car sales yard at night, after several were intentionally damaged late last week.
A man has been granted diversion a year to the day after he illegally dumped rubbish in a Kakanui reserve.
The Oamaru Steam and Rail Society continues to be proactive in improving safety and infrastructure at a busy rail crossing in the town.
An Oamaru construction company placed in liquidation last month owes creditors more than $700,000, an initial report released by liquidators shows.