The Waitaki District Council has its first international chief executive.
St John will restart its search for a new home in Oamaru after the Waitaki District Council voted against leasing Awamoa Park for the town’s new ambulance base.
Aileen Ryan — a mother, a teacher, an inspiration. North Otago bureau chief Rebecca Ryan chats to her mother, who has retired after teaching at Waikaka School for 43 years.
Illegal rubbish dumping at a North Otago recycling centre is being turned into an educational opportunity about waste disposal.
Police are calling for the public to be on the lookout for "miscreants and losers" following recent car vandalism.
A man who moved south in an attempt to leave a life of drugs and offending behind him, was sentenced to home detention in the Oamaru District Court yesterday.
Fears public spaces could be lost was a hot topic during a resource consent hearing for Oamaru’s new ambulance headquarters.
Incoming Waihemo ward councillor Jim Thomson wants to be "perspirational" rather than inspirational.
On your bike. That's where St Kevin’s College pupils will be after the official opening of its mountain bike track.
Coming together and showing love to those touched by cancer was what Oamaru’s Relay For Life was all about.
Firefighters initially thought they might have to tackle a house fire near the Oamaru Public Gardens this afternoon but, on arrival, found the reality was much less dramatic.
A new name with significant cultural ties to the land and the coast has been given to a North Otago primary school.
A series of public meetings will offer Waitaki residents the opportunity to learn about the district’s natural hazards.
Significant differences in the amount of funding given to neighbouring councils has one mayor labelling his district a poor cousin.
A book detailing the impact one of North Otago’s most notorious crimes had on one of its participant’s family has stirred up controversy in the community almost 40 years on.
The adoption of the Waitaki District Council’s long-term plan has been held up by the audit process.