Unsecured creditors are owed more than $800,000 after an Oamaru construction company was placed in liquidation earlier this year, a second report into the company's financial affairs says.
Modelled after an old Victorian velocipede, the top speed of Matt King's latest creation is an unknown.
A house has been hit by lightning near Palmerston this afternoon as wild weather hits large parts of the South Island.
Fifty years ago last week, the North Otago Farmers Co-operative department store went up in flames. The events of November 15, 1969 live on the the memory of thousands of Oamaru residents.
Puppetry may be something of a "dying art" but at yesterday's Victorian fete in Oamaru, it was very much alive.
A Waitaki district councillor has questioned plans for reopening the long-shuttered Forrester Gallery in Oamaru.
Oamaru can sustain a movie theatre - but not one that shows movies seven days a week, the owner of the former Limelight Cinema building says.
Fifty years ago yesterday, the North Otago Farmers Cooperative department store went up in flames. The events of November 15, 1969 live on the the memory of thousands of Oamaru residents. Oamaru...
Liane Rowe, of Palmerston North, gracefully arabesques on roller skates past the assembled subjects of the annual Grand Photo Opportunity on the steps of the Oamaru Opera House yesterday afternoon.
Deborah Grant expected to be met with bursts of red when she unlocked one of the greenhouses at the growing business she owns with her husband Callum this week.
A North Otago berry fruit business has grown to be the largest producer of strawberries in the South Island. Business and rural editor Sally Rae speaks to the remarkable driving force behind the...
This year's Oamaru Christmas Parade will celebrate not only the festive season but also the Waitaki district's diversity, its organiser says.
Patient transfers and the relationship Waitaki District Health Services has with parties involved in the process will be the focus of a community health forum in Oamaru on Monday.
Underwater construction crews working to stabilise Oamaru's 1907 Holmes Wharf have discovered further deterioration below the deck, the Waitaki District Council has confirmed.
Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher officially launches the 2019 Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations. Wheels is this year's theme, showcasing events reflecting the nice, and at times naughty, side of Victorian life.
Ongoing thefts from compost and manure stalls in Oamaru continue to cause a big stink in North Otago, so much so that one has moved to a more secure location, and others are to follow suit.