Oamaru’s main football ground, Awamoa Park, was damaged after a vehicle was driven on it at the weekend, leaving muddy tyre tracks in its wake.
The Waitaki District Council is pushing pause on its work to identify significant national areas (SNAs).
Waitaki youth are being sucked in by vaping and the district’s principals want to prevent another generation from succumbing to nicotine addiction.
A former Oamaru man who went on a mini crime spree while "down the rabbit hole" of methamphetamine addiction appears to have turned his life around, a judge says.
Oamaru's Pacific Island community is being encouraged to get the Covid-19 vaccination when a clinic opens next month.
Police have released the name of the motorcyclist who died in a crash in North Otago at the weekend.
The chief fire officer of the Hampden Volunteer Fire Brigade arrived home on Tuesday night to find his house on fire.
Gathering at a grave doesn't always have to be a sombre occasion. For the Wilson cousins at the weekend it was a chance to reflect, and honour those who brought them all together - their ancestors.
"The fact we are having people being seriously injured, let alone dying, on our roads – that’s gut-wrenching."
Police have confirmed one person was killed when a motorcycle and a ute collided in Otago this morning.
The Fort Enfield is so much more than just a tavern – it’s the heart of the community, writes Kayla Hodge.
Oamaru's Harbour St came alive with lights and music last night as locals and visitors celebrated Fire and Steam, which launched the 2021 Steampunk NZ Festival weekend.