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28/07/2015

Second body found in search for trampers

 Avalanche conditions: The first body was located on Sunday afternoon. Police confirmed a second body had been found yesterday

Police confirmed yesterday a second body had been found during the search for two missing Canadian trampers. Louis-Vincent Lessard and his friend Etienne Lemieux were last seen on July 7 travelling by bus from Queenstown to Te Anau. One body was found on Sunday afternoon and the second shortly »»

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Apples cost tourists $67,000

Apples cost tourists $67,000

New Zealand is collecting tens of thousands of dollars in fines from overseas tourists carrying apples into Queenstown Airport. Figures provided to »»

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Maxwell thrilled to win Songstars

Maxwell thrilled to win Songstars

It was a case of local boy made good when Queenstown-raised musician Tom Maxwell won the Songstars contest in Arrowtown at the weekend. Maxwell, 27, »»

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Queenstown Business

Wall-to-wall fashion

Wall-to-wall fashion

Chris Skyner's taking no prisoners. The former Queenstown resident - best known as Good Group's event manager - launched »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Nominate your favourite vollies

Nominate your favourite vollies

A Queenstown family counselling service is using a unique fundraising opportunity to also say 'thanks' to a champion Wakatipu »»

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Queenstown Crime

Passenger removed from flight

Passenger removed from flight

Police removed a man from a domestic flight at Queenstown Airport due to bad behaviour. The 47-year-old New Zealand »»

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Meet your Thriller in the Chiller fighters

Meet your Thriller in the Chiller fighters

  After six weeks of intense training, 20 Queenstowners have made the cut for Thriller in the Chiller 2015.  These are »»

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Fluker on form

Champion Queenstown mountain biker Kate Fluker's on track with her bid for selection for next year's Olympics. Fluker leaves today to race in North America, having recently spent seven »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Victory lap

Victory lap

Alan Davies is one of those rare comedians whose stand-up delivery makes him feel like one of your best mates telling stories. »»

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