An Oamaru man who ran an international online child-pornography ring has been jailed for four years.
More than 50 people stepped up to raise money for the Otago Community Hospice in Oamaru on Saturday.
A public meeting will be held in North Otago tomorrow to discuss the long term effects of large-scale forest farming in the headwaters of the Kakanui River.
Beneath Palmerston’s tranquil exterior, tensions between rival groups of pensioners have been bubbling, ultimately spilling over into a bitter court case. Rob Kidd traces the origins of the discord.
Extensive work is under way to move a section of the Kurow-Duntroon Irrigation Company pipeline out of sight.
Two people suffered minor injuries after their car crashed and ended up the side of a North Otago road.
Police stepped in to direct traffic on State Highway 83 yesterday afternoon when temporary traffic lights appeared to be out of sync.
If putting a treehouse on the side of a cliff, in a forest, with swing bridges, was easy, more people would be doing it.
For Valerie Simpson, Anzac Day has become a lot more than a day to remember the servicemen lost in two world wars.
St John is still dedicated to finding a suitable site for its new ambulance base in Oamaru after having its preferred location rejected.
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.