A lack of antenatal classes in Central Otago is leaving some pregnant women unable to access Ministry of Health specified levels of maternity care.
In fishing, tales of the one that got away are often exaggerated - in the case of a karearea hooked in Alexandra on Sunday there is a photo to prove it.
This year’s Wanaka A&P Show hangs in the balance, and organisers are to meet this evening to decide whether to forge ahead with plans for the 2021 event.
The Lake Dunstan cycling and walking trail is a "great asset" but also represents a risk when it comes to search, rescue, and recovery operations.
A partnership has been struck between an Alexandra company and Australian geospatial-intelligence organisation to tackle illegal activity at sea.
Blasting to make a rock face safe on the Lake Dunstan cycling and walking trail between Clyde and Cromwell has pushed its opening out by a month.
The Electricity Authority has deemed Aurora Energy’s regional pricing strategy to be fair, despite a chorus of disapproval from across Central Otago and the Queenstown Lakes districts.
Boutique Alexandra wine company Weaver Estate has new owners.
Using lasers to control birds might sound like science fiction but Ewing Stevens hopes the technology will save his grapes from the peckish pests.
Central Otago’s stop-start summer has temporarily grounded a New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) parachute training exercise.
Two historic Central Otago properties were showcased at open homes on Sunday — but neither was for sale.
Tiny Tim has a lot to answer for, one of the organisers of the Lauder Ukulele Festival says.
Roxburgh businesses have been left outraged and out of pocket by an Aurora Energy scheduled maintenance outage that never happened.
The full impact of Covid-19 has yet to significantly affect Central Otago’s economy but it could still be coming.
Central Otago’s overheated housing market is leaving professionals such as police, teachers, and nurses shut out of rentals, and blocked from getting on the property ladder.
A Central Otago police officer has described a light aircraft crash near Alexandra that killed its pilot — an Eastern Southland farmer — as "unsurvivable".
The first 39 recognised seasonal employer (RSE) workers will arrive in Central Otago in three weeks, "cyclone permitting", Seasonal Solutions chief executive Helen Axby says.
Most people’s commute to work does not involve a parachute but for New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) personnel it could be essential.
A 44-year-old former Southland rugby representative’s history of playing catch and release with the law has again resulted in his arrest.
A service in St Michael’s and All Angels in Clyde has secularised the church, marking the end of 158 years of Anglican ownership of the site and its 144-year-old church, the second built there.