A South Canterbury man has been arrested and charged following two arsons on consecutive days near Alexandra last week.
An ability to identify flags of the world was the common denominator for the winning teams at the Otago Daily Times Extra! current events quiz for Central Otago yesterday.
The New Zealand Motor Caravan Association's (NZMCA) Clutha branch members Robyn Barkman and vice-chairman David Barkman celebrate the opening of the new NZMCA Park at Lowburn on Saturday.
Almost half of the artists selected for the upcoming Arts Gold Awards are from Central Otago and the Queenstown Lakes district.
Central Otago's growing population is continuing to strain the resources of Sport Central, Sport Otago leaders say.
About a third of poplars near Cromwell are to be permanently lost as the NZ Transport Agency continues a cull of the prominent trees along State Highway 6.
Central Otago district councillors will consider whether to declare a climate emergency after getting a nudge from Alexandra school children.
The timing of a proposed upgrade of Clyde's heritage precinct will be adjusted to tie in with streetworks for Clyde's wastewater project.
Crushed recycled glass processed in Central Otago could be used for construction throughout the district.
A clip-on to Bannockburn's bridge may be built instead of the new suspension bridge previously proposed for the Lake Dunstan Cycle Trail.
The newest addition to the Otago Regional Rescue Helicopter fleet has made its first flight to Dunstan Hospital in Clyde.
Ranfurly's McLaren Machinery Ltd may be reinstated as a garage after the long-running company closed its doors last month.
Hospital leaders are beaming at the prospect of a dental facility returning to the Maniototo for the first time in a decade.
A team from Otago Polytechnic's Central Campus sizzled their way to gold and silver medals in the kitchen and front of house sections at an annual culinary competition held in Auckland this week.
Emergency services were called to a crash at the intersection of State Highways 6 and 8B, near Cromwell, this afternoon.