New Zealand's top orienteering event comes to North Otago for the first time over Easter, bringing with it more than 500 competitors.
The offending of an Oamaru woman who committed an "appalling'' act of dishonesty left her late mother's estate destitute and unable to pay for her funeral, the District Court has been told.
An Oamaru drone operator says he's essentially ''out of business'' after it was revealed unmanned aircraft cannot be flown within a 4km radius of Oamaru Hospital unless strict CAA rules are adhered to.
Layout changes at Oamaru Hospital will likely be staged over a period of three months, a document from Waitaki District Health Services to hospital staff says.
An assurance has been given by the Waitaki District Council that current Oamaru Harbour users will have their voices heard while a master plan for the harbour area is developed.
Aura Twining first caught George James' eye in 1948 when she started biking past Stevenson and Cook Engineering Company in Port Chalmers, where he worked as a boiler-maker.
The Waitaki Community Hospital Action group has continued its calls for the chief executive and the board chairman of Waitaki District Health Services to stand down over the company's handling of...
Anzac Day services in North and East Otago are set to go ahead as planned, the Waitaki District Council confirmed on Friday.
One person has died in a single-vehicle crash near Waimate and another person is seriously injured after a separate second crash in Oamaru this morning.
As work begins to create a master plan for Oamaru Harbour, there was one key message from a recent seminar - do not change the tone of the harbour area.
Police are investigating an alleged attempted burglary at a rural property in Steward Rd at Waitaki Bridge, north of Oamaru.
A crane lifts a section of the temporary Oamaru courthouse, known as the "porta-court", before placing it on a truck bound for Christchurch on Thursday.
Information has been distributed to Oamaru Hospital staff detailing the reasons behind Waitaki District Health Services' decisions on its controversial "proposal for change" document.
The public has been warned to be vigilant after Otago Regional Council staff spotted a dog-attracting algae, which can also be dangerous to humans, in a North Otago river.
Oamaru police are seeking the driver of a vehicle allegedly stolen from a Dunedin address that was involved in a high-speed pursuit on the streets of Oamaru yesterday.
A truck driver has captured footage of two instances of dangerous driving in the space of two weeks on State Highway 1 south of Oamaru.