At just 12 years old and with five years of experience, Chloe Ruddle is a rider for rodeo fans to keep an eye on.
A high-powered Mexican delegation has given Oamaru the tick of approval as an innovative business area with strong economic development opportunities.
The Otago Regional Council is seeking costs from the owner of a car it removed from Hoopers Inlet over the holidays.
A Cromwell orchard company has been ordered to pay a former employee more than $15,000 in compensation and lost pay after it alleged he sexually harassed a colleague.
Four months after Waitaki’s local government elections, the fifth seat on the Ahuriri Community Board has finally been filled.
Non-compliant building inspections and poor quality building consent applications may hit offenders in the pocket under a Waitaki District Council proposal.
Tane Roderick was living his happily ever after with his soulmate when he tragically died in a crash involving a tourist driver north of Dunedin.
A kindergarten teacher from Austria who caused a fatal crash will sit down with the family of the man she killed.
Healthcare NZ chief executive Vanessa Dudley was called "gutless" by protesters during a demonstration in Oamaru yesterday against a proposal to axe jobs in North Otago.
Discussions with a potential tenant for the former girls’ hostel at St Kevin’s College are "well advanced", principal Paul Olsen says.
Disappointing NCEA results have reinforced the need for Waitaki Boys’ High School to make "significant changes" this year, rector Darryl Paterson says.
Police will keep watch at an Oamaru primary school today after a youth allegedly entered its grounds and threatened pupils yesterday.
As Trustpower announced plans to move its Oamaru customer service centre to a purpose-built premises in Severn St, work to clear the site for the new building got under way.
Fire crews have managed to control a large blaze near Kakanui in rural North Otago with the help of helicopters.
A support worker at Healthcare NZ’s Oamaru branch claims staff are under a ‘‘gagging order’’ amid a proposal that could result in jobs being axed.
A chance conversation with an ex-Olympian five years ago ended up leading Oamaru’s Isobel Ryan on a journey she will forever be grateful for.