Oamaru police are warning people to be vigilant about home security as the festive holiday season approaches.
Multiple reports of family harm incidents in Oamaru over a 24-hour period may be unusual, but not entirely unexpected given the time of year, Oamaru police say.
When Constable Dean Paterson and former Senior Constable Stewart Hewett confronted an armed burglar at an Oamaru supermarket four years ago, the pair had no idea what to expect.
A man reported to be stuck on rocks with his dinghy near Moeraki in North Otago has been rescued without incident this afternoon.
If Damien Goodsir could pick one Christmas gift next year, it would almost certainly be holding the House of Breakthrough Church community Christmas celebration at Oamaru harbour.
A CCTV camera is up and running at the Oamaru skate park, several months after plans to install it were first considered by the Waitaki District Council, police and Safer Waitaki.
The Oamaru Opera House has been named the top venue in a smaller centre in New Zealand by Arts on Tour NZ.
With 878 responses to the Oamaru Harbour survey and more than 40 written submissions, the Waitaki District Council has received more feedback than ever as it begins work on its masterplan for the...
Waitaki District Health Services may later regret its decision to outsource its food preparation service, an advocate for the hospital kitchen’s retention says.
As Kiwibank in Oamaru prepares to become a standalone branch, NZ Post has started its search for an appropriate business from which to operate.
Six part-time kitchen staff at Oamaru Hospital will lose their jobs after it was announced yesterday that Waitaki District Health Services had signed a deal to outsource food services.
Oamaru's 1882 public art gallery will be closed for at least the rest of the year after toxic mould was discovered during maintenance work.
Four people were injured when a car and school bus collided on State Highway 1 south of Oamaru yesterday afternoon.
Waitaki District Health Services has signed a food services agreement with Presbyterian Support Otago, the Waitaki District Council-owned company has confirmed.
North Otago police took to the roads of Waitaki with a roadside barbecue to combat driver fatigue on Friday.
Four people have been injured after a car and bus collided on State Highway 1 south of Oamaru this afternoon.