A woman is hurt and her vehicle will be written off after a car and truck crashed in Clyde this afternoon.
Hail and torrential rain hit the ground running for a short time last night in Omakau and Ophir, villages near the Otago Central Rail Trail.
The main road on both sides of Roxburgh will not open and the town's water supply will not be back on until at least today, Central Otago Mayor Tim Cadogan says.
One Teviot Valley orchardist says between 30% and 40% of his crop was damaged because of the sudden torrential Central Otago downpours.
Roxburgh residents will wake up to a second day without running water this morning following severe flash flooding on Sunday.
Firefighters attended a small scrub fire near Alexandra this afternoon.
Berry lovers should eat their strawberries now, because there might not be many left at Christmas.
Otago was the place to be yesterday, recording the highest temperatures in the country - and there are no signs of it cooling just yet.
The peony season is winding up early in Central Otago this year and for one peony farm this year's blooms are its last hoorah.
In the face of adversity a Wanaka man is keeping his prostate cancer in check by staying active.
It's the big new attraction in Calton Hill.
When he’s racing along the track, Grant Aitken calls it his "happy place".
The trees Alexandra locals see when they look towards the well-known hillside clock may soon be no more.
Alexandra Primary School pupils (from left) Sophie Wilson, Jenna Airey, Evie Clearwater, Claudia Hammond and Ruby Nevill celebrate the completion of a school mural to raise awareness of diversity in the community.
A rainstorm that hit Central Otago on Tuesday was welcome but it could be a while before the next lot.
The new AJ Hackett bungy bus, which will probably be the slowest vehicle on the track at Highlands 501 in Cromwell this weekend.