An Oamaru man was fortunate to escape injury after he crashed through the roof of a Chelmer St garage yesterday.
Geoff Omnet's need for speed has been satisfied - at least for now.
Oamaru's unofficial car sales yard at Awamoa Park has once again become a target for opportunistic thieves and vandals, Oamaru police say.
The theft of tens of thousands of dollars worth of seafood and meat from popular Moeraki restaurant Fleur's Place has left its owner shocked and saddened.
Fire crews were called to a large blaze in a forestry area on a rural property at Papakaio yesterday afternoon.
Police are continuing to investigate the cause of a serious crash that occurred between Omarama and Otematata on Wednesday and injured four people, two critically.
It may be some time before a new chief executive is appointed at Oamaru Hospital.
Once considered by some to be a white elephant, the North Oamaru Business Park is proving to be anything but, as the the number of businesses at the site next to State Highway 1 continues to grow.
The Waitaki District Council has posted a preliminary surplus of $960,000 for the 2017-18 financial year, a figure that will change as confirmation of the council’s true financial position is...
There was little discussion on the Waitaki District Council’s list of unfinished projects originally scheduled for last year at a meeting of the council’s finance, audit and risk...
When people steal from charity stores they are stealing from the community, an Oamaru charity shop owner says.
The brazen theft of an ambulance from Geraldine on Sunday has been described as "reprehensible'' by St John Canterbury district operations manager Dion Rosario.
A man has been arrested and charged after an ambulance was taken from Geraldine last night and abandoned more than 40km away.
A Waitaki Bridge man continues to assert water sourced from the Lower Waitaki aquifer does not need treatment.
St John Ambulance’s Oamaru base in Coquet St is "not fit for its present purpose" and other options are being considered, the organisation’s Oamaru area chairman says.
Oamaru police did not have to travel far to arrest a 22-year-old Oamaru man for assault on Monday.
The pulpit at St Luke’s Church in Oamaru is safe — for now at least.
The Waitaki Power Trust is one of several trusts that own electricity distribution companies to voice its displeasure about an International Energy Agency review of electricity providers in...
Construction of the North Otago Cricket Association’s $345,000 pavilion is likely to be completed in early October, before the 2018-19 cricket season gets under way.
Cobbler Glenn Gray reckons it is just a matter of time before his trade ceases to exist.