When Rebecca van Dijk was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer last year, she thought she would be a little bit creative and name it “Brad Pitt”.
The extent of community consultation for the Oamaru Harbour master plan will be determined next week.
Local surfers have organised a memorial paddle-out for the two men who drowned at Kakanui, North Otago, this week.
NZ Post is yet to find an Oamaru business to base its operations from after Kiwibank announced its current premises would become a stand-alone branch.
Waitaki District Health Services has not been proactive enough in sharing information with the public about certain aspects of its recently announced organisational restructuring, Waitaki Mayor...
Oamaru's Ngaire de Geest has been friends with Canadian Carol Erickson for 63 years - but met her in person for the first time only this week.
Local surfers have organised a memorial paddle-out for the two men who drowned at Kakanui in North Otago this week.
The men who drowned while gathering seafood in heavy seas at Kakanui this week were brothers with roots in the Far North.
Local Maori will honour the two people who died at Kakanui - and their families - by placing a rahui at the site this morning.
Kakapotahi residents are taking action to police the number of freedom campers who have been tripling the size of the small settlement, about 18km south of Ross, each night.
Firefighters helped to remove an elderly Oamaru woman with serious injuries from a car involved in a two-vehicle crash in Oamaru last night.
Two men died yesterday after being swept off the rocks while gathering seafood at Kakanui, in North Otago.
A former nurse says staff at Oamaru Hospital have been left feeling ''worthless'' after they were informed of an organisational restructure proposed by Waitaki District Health Services on Monday.
Two men are dead after a seafood-gathering trip went wrong at Kakanui in North Otago this afternoon.
Open-air fires are now prohibited in parts of Central Otago and North Otago as a senior firefighter warns the region is a tinderbox.
All nursing roles at Oamaru Hospital may be disestablished and re-appointed under an organisational restructure proposed by Waitaki District Health Services.