Estimated construction costs for the Waitaki District Council's cultural facility development project have increased by 33%, but the increase will not affect ratepayers, a spokesperson says.
A man has suffered moderate injuries after a truck and ute crashed at Pukeuri in North Otago.
Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher cut the red ribbon and about 30 children wheeled on to Oamaru’s "latest playground attraction" at the weekend.
Jazz notes of all varieties echoed through historic Oamaru at the weekend.
Riverstone Kitchen owner Bevan Smith calls his on-site 12-year-old gardens "the engine room" of his award-winning restaurant. Hamish MacLean talks to Leigh Steel, of Oamaru, and Debbie Martin, of...
An Otago/Southland manufacturer is being sought to make "iconic" Kiwi confectionery brands, Mondelez said yesterday after announcing the closure of the Dunedin Cadbury factory.
Otago's gallery-museum-archive development project fundraising launch on Harbour St promises to be "unique".
The Waitaki Resource Recovery Trust’s long-awaited redevelopment funding is drawing closer.
With its congregation waning to 15 and with an overwhelmingly large estimated cost of bringing their church up to the required building-strengthening standard, Waihao Downs St Michael’s...
Earthquake strengthening of the Waitaki River Bridge on State Highway 1 could get started as early as Monday.
It has been six months since Totara Primary School joined the Dunedin Maori Achievement Collaborative (MAC) and it is having positive results for pupils, the school principal says.
Sheep have been killed by what police suspect is a large dog or several dogs in Morven, just north of Oamaru.
There is no set date for the earthquake-strengthening report required by Waitaki District Council to start remediation work on the Thames St Oamaru District Court building.
Emergency services staff and witnesses at the scene of a two-vehicle crash on Weston-Ngapara Rd check the vehicles involved in a collision about 5pm yesterday, opposite Milligans...
The 55-year-old North Island "experienced" paraglider who was injured yesterday near Twizel was on a paragliding course.
The Oamaru company found to have constructively dismissed one of its workers disputes the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) report, but will not challenge it because of the cost.
The Goldfields Cavalcade is an event Timaru woman Toni Arden does not like to miss and this year was no exception.
The Dunedin Fringe Festival shows from South Africa have been cancelled due to immigration issues.
A man has been airlifted to Dunedin Hospital after reports of a paraglider crash in the Ohau ski field area near Twizel.
A woman who was called a "black b****" and a "baby killer" at work has been awarded more than $20,000 by the Employment Relations Authority.