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29/11/2014

Dog attacks increase, new council policy adopted

A new dog bylaw for Queenstown will come into effect next week, in the wake of increased dog attacks and a contentious submission process. Queenstown’s council approved a new dog control bylaw and policy at its meeting yesterday. Many of the 98 submitters felt the bylaw and policy, as »»

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Weekend weather: Spring's last hurrah

Weekend weather: Spring's last hurrah

Spring makes its exit with cold and showery weather this weekend – and some fresh snow on the hills. But next week should usher in some »»

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Fresh airing for bed tax

Fresh airing for bed tax

A bed tax is back on the agenda for Queenstown. But the idea might be blocked from Wellington before it gathers pace. »»

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Queenstown Business

Queenstown employers breached laws

Queenstown employers breached laws

Action has been taken against 15 Queenstown businesses - most in the food and beverage sector - found to be in breach of »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Council to consider trialling water meters

Council to consider trialling water meters

Water meters could be trialled for a year in the Queenstown Lakes district, beginning next April, under a council staff plan. »»

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Queenstown Crime

Fatal crash near Kingston

Fatal crash near Kingston

One motorcyclist is dead and a second seriously injured after a group of riders slammed into a tour van carrying Malaysian »»

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