A limestone sign which greets motorists on their way into Oamaru is in the process of being cleaned up after being defaced with profanity laden anti-1080 graffiti.
Work to dredge Oamaru Harbour for the first time since 2011 will start early next month, the Waitaki District Council has confirmed.
Indoor sports facilities from Gore to Lincoln will be scrutinised by the Waitaki District Council this spring.
North Otago SPCA manager Rachel van Grunsven holds Parker, a 9-month old male cat, at the SPCA’s new building behind Vetlife in Torridge St.
Waitaki residents will have to fork out up to five times what they usually would if they want to visit the Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony or Whitestone City during the peak tourism season.
Three 16-year-old Oamaru youths have been referred to Youth Aid after they allegedly broke into a vehicle parked in Leith St and stole several items on Monday night.
A Disney movie being filmed in the Ahuriri Valley is expected to bring at least $13 million of spending to the Waitaki district.
An Oamaru speed camera snagged more than 10,000 speeding vehicles, bringing in nearly $1 million revenue for the police in a four-month period.
Oamaru police got into the spirit of things, donning uniforms through the ages, to celebrate 125 years of women's suffrage.
Fuel thefts from a North Otago farm last week highlight the need for farmers to be security-conscious.
The whistleblower who first raised concerns about the failure of Aurora Energy to maintain its network says people across Otago will pay the price.
When new parking infringement fees for failing to purchase pay and display tickets come into effect in Oamaru on October 1, drivers who ignore the parking meters will be fined $30 and not the $40...
Anglers say the state of rivers and lakes is "horrific" as E. coli rates worsen in nearly a third of Otago’s freshwater bodies.
Girls just want to have fun. But there is nothing like a little sibling rivalry to make life interesting.
Despite calls for a halt to development in Oamaru Harbour before the Waitaki District Council produces its proposed $50,000 "harbour masterplan", a plan is in place for the area, its mayor says.
Two yew trees have been removed by the Waitaki District Council after they started to encroach upon and affect the George Jones memorial arch at the park named after the man who purchased and...
Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher speaks at the opening of the Palmerston Medical Centre in Palmerston yesterday.