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Harry Andrew has a dream.
The Waitaki District Council has asked women in the district to wear head scarves tomorrow as a gesture of support for the Waitaki Muslim community.
An Oamaru man who was behind the wheel of a car that crashed and became airborne, seriously injuring his sister, has been sentenced in the Oamaru District Court.
A 22-year-old Oamaru man has been arrested and charged in relation to the theft of a mountain bike valued at about $3500 after it was stolen from outside Northside New World in north Oamaru on Monday evening.
In the future, April 18 may well be remembered as the day the music died in Oamaru.