Shark Twain? Sharky McSharkface? If you can think of a better name for a sevengill shark, Elizabeth Prentice would like to hear from you.
Fifty years ago last week, the North Otago Farmers Co-operative department store went up in flames. The events of November 15, 1969 live on the the memory of thousands of Oamaru residents.
Fifty years ago yesterday, the North Otago Farmers Cooperative department store went up in flames. The events of November 15, 1969 live on the the memory of thousands of Oamaru residents. Oamaru...
World War 2 service medals found by a baggage handler at Brisbane Airport have made their way back to their original owner in Oamaru.
A rise in storefront vacancies on Oamaru’s main street is also causing landlords to rethink how they fill their spaces in the new climate.
Often regarded as the world’s most expensive spice, saffron is now being grown in the Waitaki Valley.
“There is a reason the record is 44 years old.” Ultra marathon runner Curly Jacobs has been forced to abandon his attempt to break the record for fastest time to run the length of New Zealand.
Following the terrorist attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, an illustration by a former Oamaru artist has been shared widely online.
As Cadbury has announced its popular marshmallow eggs would be changing design to be cut down the middle and sold as a half egg shape, Rainbow Confectionery has assured candy lovers the Oamaru factory will not follow suit.
When Rebecca van Dijk was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer last year, she thought she would be a little bit creative and name it “Brad Pitt”.
Oamaru artist and stay-at-home dad Ryan Moore is proud to see his artwork hanging on the walls of Forrester Gallery.
A lack of cooperation from farmers has made officials' job of tracing the spread of Mycoplasma bovis more difficult, the Ministry for Primary Industries says.