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3/09/2014

Queenstown policewoman denies abuse

A police officer denies allegations she racially abused a taxi driver in Queenstown last year while affected by a cocktail of prescription drugs and alcohol. Jeanette May McNee 44, of Lake Hayes Estate, is charged with using offensive language towards Queenstown Taxis driver Ganesh Paramanathan »»

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Two men wanted in connection with burglaries

Two men wanted in connection with burglaries

Southern Police say they want to speak to two men about a burglary at Arrowtown’s New Orleans Hotel. Noel Karora and Paul Tipene, »»

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Queenstown links to resignation of Justice Minister

Queenstown links to resignation of Justice Minister

An inquiry into Judith Collins' downfall is poised to investigate links between former Hanover boss Mark Hotchin and right-wing bloggers who waged a »»

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Queenstown Business

Queenstown vineyard a bolthole for Holocaust survivor

Queenstown vineyard a bolthole for Holocaust survivor

Queenstown vineyard land is a bolthole for a United States-based Holocaust survivor, his daughter says.  Irene Kaufman »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Petition targets plastic bags at Queenstown supermarket

Petition targets plastic bags at Queenstown supermarket

A Queenstowner fired up over supermarkets packing groceries in free plastic bags has launched a petition.  Environmentalist »»

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Queenstown Crime

Concerns for missing Hong Kong woman

Concerns for missing Hong Kong woman

Police hold grave concerns for the safety of a Hong Kong woman missing in Queenstown. Kwei Ying Wong, who also uses the name »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Kiwi songbird headlines Queenstown's Gay Ski Week

Kiwi songbird headlines Queenstown's Gay Ski Week

Kiwi songbird Anika Moa brings the love to Queenstown’s Gay Ski Week this year.  The multi-platinum selling artist »»

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Beats born from forced sabbatical

Beats born from forced sabbatical

A spell of home detention for a musician who goes under the name The Nomad is an irony not lost on Daimon Schwalger.  But »»

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