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Stay current with all the latest and breaking news from Oamaru, compare headlines and perspectives between news sources on stories happening today. In total, 31 stories have been published about Oamaru which Ground News has aggregated in the past 3 months.
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Oceania · Oamaru

North Otago pursuit ends with dog bite and arrest

A police pursuit that started south of Oamaru this afternoon ended with a bite from a police dog and an arrest. About 3pm, police arrested a 32...See the Story
Oceania · Oamaru

Retiring stalwart holds hope wool industry will come right

Stuart Catto has closed the doors of his Oamaru business, Catto Wool. PHOTO: SALLY RAE Stuart Catto is a dyed-in-the-wool wool man — literally.See the Story
Oceania · Oamaru

Big test for Old Boys

Old Boys have two Oamaru derbies remaining to fine-tune their challenge for the Citizens Shield. But they know they will then have to take down a...See the Story
Oceania · Oamaru

Truck catches fire in Oamaru

Fire crews at the scene of a truck fire in Oamaru this evening. Photo: Kayla Hodge Firefighters were called after a truck caught fire in the main street of Oamaru.See the Story
Oceania · Oamaru

Helicopter helps extinguish Oamaru scrub fire

Fire and Emergency said a gorse burn-off got out of control and jumped into grass along Redcastle Road late this morning. Four crews are still at the scene checking for any hot spots. The fire is on the outskirts of Oamaru in North Otago. The cause of the fire is not yet known.See the Story
Oceania · Oamaru

Chopper called to help fight Oamaru fire

Police and fire crews at the scene of the blaze. Photo: Ashley Smyth A helicopter has been called for to help crews fight a scrub fire that got out of control in Oamaru.See the Story
Oceania · Oamaru

'Buffoon' driver sought after police pursuit

Police are searching for a driver who forced a car off the road and led police on a pursuit in Oamaru on Tuesday. Police received complaints about...See the Story
Oceania · Oamaru

House fire in Oamaru

Firefighters are attending a fire in the roof of a house in Oamaru. A Fire and Emergency New Zealand spokesman said two crews from Oamaru station...See the Story

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