Robin Dicey cannot quite turn water into wine, but he is turning grapes into wine without water. The Bannockburn wine industry pioneer tells reporter Mark Price about his recent vino experiments.
Alexia Hilbertidou’s mission is to inspire young girls to follow their dreams and enter traditionally male-dominated industries.
The Otago Regional Council says testing has confirmed algae samples taken from Falls Dam at St Bathans on Monday are the potentially toxic cyanobacteria, blue-green algae (Anabaena lemmermannii).
The Central Otago District Council has spent $14 million on a landfill gas capture and destruction system being installed at the Victoria Flats Landfill.
A Dunedin man who rammed an electronic gate with his car to get to where he was staying in Cromwell has been ordered to pay for the damage.
Volunteer firefighters from Cromwell and Alexandra helped clear a smoke-logged commercial premises in Cromwell today.
Riding the ropes is a step closer for pupils at Dunstan High School thanks to a grant from the Central Lakes Trust.
A 4.9% increase in rates across the whole Central Otago District Council region is being proposed, but the reality for urban residents is somewhat different.
A Cromwell orchard company has been ordered to pay a former employee more than $15,000 in compensation and lost pay after it alleged he sexually harassed a colleague.
The Otago Regional Council is seeking costs from the owner of a car it removed from Hoopers Inlet over the holidays.
New Zealand is officially home to 14 new citizens following the latest Central Otago District Council citizenship ceremony.
A new technology centre and administration block are taking shape at The Terrace School, a project estimated to take a year to complete.
Patearoa will get an extra $4000 to assist its role as host town at this month’s Goldfields Cavalcade, thanks to the Maniototo Community Board.