A new parasite has been discovered in fish from Central Otago's Lake Hawea, and could be in other southern waterways.
Flagons and Foxtrots will bring old-time dance tunes back to Cromwell Memorial Hall with a Fine Thyme Theatre show.
Central Otago's new mayor has been presented with his mayoral chains and officially sworn in.
Central Lakes Trust gives 50 students a financial leg-up for tertiary studies.
Business people from florists to tavern owners collaborate to promote Maniototo as a wedding destination.
Michael Laws' opponent "absolutely gutted" recount has been denied after losing council seat by just five votes.
No drugs, no way to save her. Thirty haunting minutes later the Christchurch woman died.
Central Otago landowners and irrigation companies are at a crossroads over water use, and the deadline is looming for decisions to be made.
The incumbent ORC candidate who lost a seat to media personality Michael Laws by five votes is seeking a recount.
Newly-elected Central Otago District Mayor Tim Cadogan wants to stick with the status quo and keep Neil Gillespie on as deputy mayor.
Two Otago Regional Council candidates are on "tenterhooks" waiting for special votes to be counted.
After spending 27 years on the Central Otago District Council, switching off won't be an easy task for outgoing mayor Tony Lepper.
What lies behind a set of bright blue doors at the back of an aging Central Otago town hall might surprise some people.
Cromwell resident Sarah Christiansen is one of the town's 1874 people to have already voted in the local body elections.
Proposed changes to the Central Lakes Trust board structure will deliver the "best of both worlds".
Highlands Motorsport Park's former restaurant, The Nose, is now sitting on a high perch at Tarras Vineyards, in Central Otago.
Central Lakes Trust's ability to support communities is under threat with proposed electricity reforms.
Cromwell squash stalwart Jackie Hamilton is on a Commonwealth Games journey - and she has it in her sights.
A retired fire fighter is not called the "float guru" for nothing.
Fireworks and fairground rides get the party started as Alexandra celebrates its 60th blossom festival.
Proposed electricity reforms will cause power costs to go up and local power stations to shut, industry players say.
A former chairman of the Central Lakes Trust is "appalled" at proposed changes.
When Elizabeth Duggan turned 80 she had the senior queen crown in her sights.
If tartan could talk, Bridget's great, great, great, great grandfather's would spin a great yarn.
20-year-old Andrew Grubb died as a result of injuries sustained after falling off the bike in the early hours of Sunday on September 11.
Wallaby tracks have been discovered on a farm near Alexandra.
Affordable housing and an inefficient residential land use around Cromwell are major issues for the town.
Central Otago mayoral candidates talked tourism over toast at a business breakfast meeting in Cromwell.