Paying to park in Oamaru just got easier.
When a two-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist boxer talks about high-performance training, it pays to listen.
After more than two years, the North Otago Museum's front doors will reopen to the public next year.
Twenty-six live brown marmorated stink bugs arrived in Oamaru this week in a box of shoes bought on eBay.
The Waitaki District Council has received a thumbs-up from the producers of a Disney movie, part of which was recently shot in the Ahuriri Valley.
Zara Blackie tripped or fell into the path of an oncoming vehicle and the driver, who had smoked cannabis before getting behind the wheel, was unable to avoid hitting her, the Oamaru District Court was told.
Oamaru cheesemaker Whitestone Cheese has clinched an important export deal, having just delivered its first consignment of 100 rounds of Vintage Windsor Blue cheese to France.
The Waitaki District Council lifted water restrictions for users of the Oamaru water supply yesterday, two days earlier than it first indicated.
A police car and fence were damaged when a driver attempted to flee the scene of an incident in College St in Oamaru yesterday.
Anyone with information about a kereru found shot on the side of the road in North Otago last week is being urged to contact the Department of Conservation.
When Oamaru’s historic precinct expanded to include much of the town’s central business district last year, it was Heather Bauchop’s Heritage New Zealand review report that backed the change.
Dunedin Wildlife Hospital staff are 'infuriated' after a Kereru - a protected bird in NZ - was found on the side of a North Otago road with a bullet in it.
Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher has praised the community and district council staff for getting through the worst of Oamaru’s water woes at the weekend.
The first stage of the dredging of Oamaru Harbour has been completed, but excavators used for the job will remain on site.
Police are investigating after the alleged theft of stock from a rural property southwest of Duntroon.