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25/07/2016

Police pick up trail after bomb scare

Bomb scare ... International passengers are taken to the Queenstown Airport terminal yesterday. <br />
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Police last night were still to find the person who caused a bomb scare at Queenstown Airport.  The scare caused disruption for hundreds of passengers yesterday - the last day of the school holidays. Bomb scare ... »»

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Skiers plucked from chairlift

Skiers plucked from chairlift

Thirteen people had to be roped down from a Queenstown ski chairlift after 150kmh gusts blew through Coronet Peak. The skiers and snowboarders were »»

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Council eyes filtering for lake snot

Council eyes filtering for lake snot

Several Queenstown hotels are dealing with a slippery issue - lake snot. Chief engineer at City Hall Ulrich Glasner says council is aware of »»

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Queenstown Business

Hotel planned for blue ribbon site

Hotel planned for blue ribbon site

One of Queenstown's oldest backpacker hostels faces demolition to make way for a major new hotel development.Bungi »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Doc's remedy for resort's ills

Doc's remedy for resort's ills

A long-time Queenstown doctor who's standing for council at this October's elections is prescribing drastic medicine to »»

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Queenstown Crime

Brother's no-show after bounce bite

Brother's no-show after bounce bite

A Queenstown man who bit a bouncer is having to wait to find out if an assault charge against him will be proven.In court on »»

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Crunch time for Stampede

Crunch time for Stampede

Two Stampede wins in the New Zealand Ice Hockey League this weekend will secure a Queenstown finals playoff.They take on »»

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Perry back on top

Perry back on top

Queenstowner Marc 'Hooligan Marcus Kool' Perry is ecstatic at winning then defending the Southern Pro Wrestling (SPW) New »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Beating the 9-to-5 trap

Beating the 9-to-5 trap

He sells pest traps by day and makes music by night — Sean O'Brien, known as Joe Blossom, is a man of mystery. The muso »»

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Girl on a mission

Girl on a mission

After her first stage appearance at the age of four, Annah Mac's future was filled with musical notes. The songbird has quit her »»

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Should Queenstown stop growing for a few years?
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 PREP TIME: 10 MINS <br />            COOK TIME: 4-8 HOURS <br />            SERVES: 6-7 PEOPLE
Seriously, what's not to love about throwing a few ingredients in a pot, then spending a day on the slopes/work/relaxing and coming home to an instant, nourishing bowl of deliciousness?This Thai-infused stew-cum-soup is all that. ... »»