A spike in trailer thefts in North Otago has sparked a warning from police to lock them up.
A renewal of a relationship agreement between the Waitaki District Council and the Waitaha Taiwhenua o Waitaki Trust Board has been welcomed by both parties.
From shooting man-eating hippos and training lions to "act", to protecting endangered penguins from predators, North Otago man Peter Whitehead has covered a lot in his 97 years.
From North Otago farm girl to New Zealand fashion designer – Oamaru Mail reporter Gus Patterson finds out more about Auckland-based Tess McCone, who has just launched her own fashion label, Su’mar.
The St Kevin’s College First XV reclaimed the Leo O’Malley Trophy from Waitaki Boys’ High School in emphatic fashion yesterday with a record 56-15 win.
The St Kevin’s College First XV has notched a record 56-15 win over Waitaki Boys’ High School in their annual interschool clash today.
It was lucky a fire in the Wrinkly Rams in Omarama this morning was caught in time, its owner James Kerr says.
The "deplorable actions" of a group of youths have cast doubt on the future of one of the longest-running First XV rugby matches in the South, St Kevin’s College principal Paul Olsen says.
A streetlight in Maheno has been damaged by gunfire.
Oamaru’s two travel stores have closed their doors.
A pilot who reported engine failure while completing a patient transfer from Christchurch to Dunedin landed safely at Oamaru Airport yesterday.
Closing Oamaru's Portside Restaurant was a sad but straightforward decision, owner Sally-Ann Donnelly says.
The Ahuriri Community Board is once more a member short following the resignation of Dr June Slee.
A Heliventures pilot awarded an Australian bravery medal for rescuing two men from a flooded river says he “just happened to be the right person there at that time”.
Ralph Davies is not someone to sit on his hands.
Eleven hours is not a long time to decide your future, even if just for the next few months.
The Waitaki District Council will decide tomorrow whether to extend its $17million loan to the North Otago Irrigation Company (NOIC) by eight years.
The streets around the Teviot Valley have never been so quiet, the region’s Central Otago District Council representative Stephen Jeffery says.
Police are making inquiries in relation to an assault in Caledonian Rd on Thursday night.