Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher says there is "a lot of sympathy" in Oamaru for the family of a 14-year-old schoolgirl killed in an alleged hit-and-run on Tuesday night.
A 30-year-old man has been charged for failing to stop in relation to the death of a 14-year-old girl in an alleged hit-and-run in Oamaru last night.
Three Oamaru males, all allegedly armed with knives, and one female have been arrested and charged with multiple offences after they were discovered by police smoking cannabis.
Like most of us, it would be fair to say Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex probably enjoy a decent spud.
om Renaissance Italy to Ancient Greece, the Assassin’s Creed franchise has certainly covered plenty of historical eras.
Canterbury's View Hill Pony Club's red team lifted the Springston Trophy at the Oamaru Racecourse on October 7, going one better than its second placing last year.
A new community Corrections centre has been opened in Oamaru to manage more than 80 offenders on the department’s books.
Waitaki District Health Services chairman Chris Swann has quashed speculation the kitchen at Oamaru Hospital will close.
Ashburton twins Wendy Watson and Rose Johnson are just as competitive on the putting green as they are on the bowling green.
Up to 7000 people are expected to enjoy a slice of country life at Otago Field Days from today.
Oamaru's historic courthouse may have officially been reopened last week, but exactly when court services will resume there is still unknown.
A woman has been airlifted to hospital with moderate injures after she fell while cycling the Alps 2 Ocean trail this morning.
A Palmerston resident says the proposed site of a motor caravan dump station at Palmerston is not safe for motorists and is questioning why it is located in a 100kmh speed limit area.
Oamaru police have identified a group of people they believe can help them with their inquiries after a rock was thrown at a train, smashing a window and injuring the driver.
Dredging work at Oamaru Harbour is set to start today or tomorrow, the Waitaki District Council has confirmed.
The View Hill Pony Club’s red team lifted the Springston Trophy at Oamaru Racecourse on Sunday, and in doing so made up for its second-place finish in 2017.
Overcome with grief, Scott Tomlinson implored people to "hug your kids every day" and tell their husband or wife and children "you love them", as he farewelled his wife and son yesterday.
In a desperate final act, a pregnant Nadine Tomlinson fought to free herself and her three-year-old son by using a gumboot to smash the window of her sinking tractor.
The Government should help fund the construction of all-weather tracks in New Zealand, a meeting of South Island racing representatives was told in Oamaru yesterday.
The Southern District Health Board hit the road yesterday as part of a regional tour to update the public on its plans for the future and progress on its latest infrastructure projects.