The victim of a former Oamaru doctor's sexually-motivated offending says his actions have had an "immense" impact on all aspects of her life.
Pilot Officer Horace Arthur Trenchard was flying in a moonless English winter's night when his Spitfire dived, crashed and killed him.
A former Oamaru doctor who touched an intellectually disabled patient inappropriately over several years has avoided jail time.
The Waitaki district's bid to establish the country's first Unesco Global Geopark has taken a significant step forward, with the signing of the Waitaki Whitestone Geopark Trust deed into official record.
A Waitaki Bridge man continues to assert water sourced from the Lower Waitaki aquifer does not need treatment.
The Waitaki District Council has lost a significant source of external funding for its now scrapped $6 million redevelopment of the Forrester Gallery, council documents say.
Three days ago, Rohit Ramesh took the controls of a New Zealand Airline Academy Tecnam P2008 and fulfilled a childhood dream.
St John Ambulance’s Oamaru base in Coquet St is "not fit for its present purpose" and other options are being considered, the organisation’s Oamaru area chairman says.
After close to six months of work, the plastic wrap is being removed and scaffolding is coming down at the historic Oamaru courthouse.
The theft of a bulky set of timber outdoor furniture from an Oamaru business over the weekend is not believed to be a spur-of-the-moment crime, Oamaru police say.
A gang that originated in South Auckland in the early 1970s is attempting to gain a foothold in Oamaru, police say.