Debate over the ORC's handling of water issues in Central Otago looks set to continue, as new accusations - including one of a potential $50m annual loss to the region's economy - arise before its policy committee meeting.
Changes being considered to national air quality rules could significantly reduce the amount of particulates permitted in Central Otago and ban all outdoor burning in the district, Central Otago...
The ORC has defended the location of its latest stock truck effluent disposal site, but some nearby landowners are worried waste from the facility could contaminate a nearby creek and domestic bores.
The South Otago town of Lawrence will have its name dropped from its local electorate ward name next year if a Clutha District Council proposal goes ahead unchallenged.
A $5 million development with an 1000m-long adventure swing is proposed at Northburn Station, near Cromwell, as investors are sought and the project’s business case is refined.
Otago regional councillor Michael Laws has moved a notice of motion in a bid to change ORC's handling of water issues in three Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes catchments.
A virus has cut Otago rabbit numbers by an average of 34%, but it is still less effective than some farmers expected.
The Alexandra Men’s Shed has come to the rescue of an old float for this year’s Alexandra Blossom Festival.
Electric gained the upper hand against petrol, at least initially, in a drag race at Highlands Motorsport Park in Cromwell yesterday.
The Lawrence Information Centre is likely to close unless it receives "substantial" council support.
Service to community continues to sit alongside "fellowship and fun" for Alexandra Rotarians as they celebrate the 75th anniversary of their club, Rotary Club of Alexandra president Charles French...