Following in ancestors’ footsteps

A family business hitting the 125-year milestone is quite an achievement. This year, Oamaru business...

Still entertaining the elderly – at 93

Shirley Gillies is proud to be tinkling the ivories as she approaches her 94th birthday. For...

People best thing about job

Reporter Tyson Young talks to Waitaki District Council parking warden Tania (surname withheld by request) about...

Mamma Mia! How can you resist?

Even before the curtain goes up on the Oamaru Musical Theatre's Mamma Mia!, you know...

Home benefits from volunteers

There were no sour grapes for staff and residents of Whalan Lodge last week. Instead, the...

Penny-farthing lesson ‘once-in-a-lifetime experience’

This is something out of the ordinary. The Oamaru Ordinary Cycle Club has started a "penny-farthing...

Yoga instructor says it is ‘not just exercise’

Two years after opening her own yoga studio in Oamaru, Jae Omnet says her business...

Brent Baillie, the general manager of Rainbow Confectionery, is reasonably new to Oamaru. Tyson Young...

Finding the authentic Waitaki identity

The Waitaki District Council's first economic development manager has only just arrived but he feels...

Beaten semifinalists not quite good enough

Old Boys and Maheno fell just short of a place in the Citizens Shield final. Hayden Meikle reflects on their efforts this season. OLD BOYS Record Played...

Plenty of gains from Australian hoops tour

Waitaki Boys' High School basketball coach Ian Cathcart could not have asked for more from a recent overseas tour. Cathcart and his keen lads are...

Shining stars everywhere we look

OUR JEN Welcome back to another edition of Meiks Speaks – I must be averaging about one every six weeks during the winter sports season. Let's...

Country final great story

Prepare for one of the great stories – and hopefully one of the great finals – in the history of the Citizens Shield. Whether you...
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