A truck and trailer unit rolled on a corner of State Highway 8, 20km north of Tarras last night.
Weeding out the competition, Alexandra Primary School pupil James Avenell (13) has been awarded Top Junior Bright Spark at the national competition for young inventors.
Central Otago's hinterland has hosted a landmark photoshoot of items from the Eden Hore fashion collection.
Almost half a million dollars will be spent trialling different filtration systems needed for Alexandra's new water supply because of algae in Lake Dunstan that causes lake snow.
Clay target shooting and an egg race were among the highlights as production of an upcoming New Zealand television show landed in Roxburgh yesterday.
A 51-year-old man has been charged with shoplifting following an investigation into several incidents in Dunedin recently.
Owners of an Alexandra jewellers are relieved their shop's ''bulletproof glass'' was able to withstand an attempted break-in this week.
The Central Otago District Council has recommitted $50,000 towards research that will analyse housing stock and needs in the district.
An alleged thief got more than he bargained for when a quick-thinking shop owner chased him along Alexandra's Tarbert St to reclaim $900 worth of goods.
A Maniototo stalwart has been remembered for her generosity and hard work as the district comes to terms with her sudden death.
An Alexandra family has been left shaken and outraged after its cat was found with gunshot wounds to its leg last week.
A lack of suitable industrial land in Cromwell has delayed a business shifting to a new site there, it has been claimed.
Maniototo stalwart Sue Hore has been remembered as a generous community leader whose contribution to her family and the wider district was immeasurable.
Three helicopters using monsoon buckets were helping to fight a vegetation fire near Cromwell earlier today.
A third round of testing of noise levels from orchard frost-fighting wind turbines may be done after results from a second round are finalised, Central Otago District Council says.