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31/08/2015

Police inquiry into bungled drug bust

Review: Detective senior sergeant Malcolm Inglis

Experienced Dunedin detective Malcolm Inglis is heading an internal police inquiry into a bungled Queenstown drugs bust. Earlier this month, after a pre trial hearing, district court Judge Bernadette Farnan dismissed all charges against Queenstown men Christian Michael Pearce, 23, and James Robert »»

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Kiwis called to Canadian firefight

Kiwis called to Canadian firefight

When the Canadian Government put up its hands and said it needed help, New Zealand fire crews were quick to respond. Principal rural fire officer »»

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'Give dogs a second chance'

'Give dogs a second chance'

A Lower Shotover couple denied washing blood off their dogs during a confrontation with a neighbouring farm manager over a frenzied attack on a flock »»

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Queenstown Business

DQ spends $60k on rainbow mountains

DQ spends $60k on rainbow mountains

What does almost $60,000 and two years' research get you? Destination Queenstown's new branding. The marketing body's new logo »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Let's look to London on airport advice

Let's look to London on airport advice

PARTING SHOT: When you're obsessed with a small place like Queenstown it's mind-bending to fly into London Heathrow. The »»

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Queenstown Crime

Cop allegedly assaulted with tool

Cop allegedly assaulted with tool

A Queenstown police sergeant was allegedly hit over the head with a metal tool while attending an incident. Sergeant Keith »»

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King Henry abdicates, invades Germany

King Henry abdicates, invades Germany

Queenstown's best rugby player is hocking off his skills to Germany. Wakatipu Premiers captain Henry Youngman, his team's player »»

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Stampede are champions!

Stampede are champions!

Southern Stampede are 2015 national champions. The Queenstown-based ice hockey team dethroned Canterbury Red Devils in an epic »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

It’s showtime, darlings

It’s showtime, darlings

Caluzzi cabaret show comes with a warning – don’t bother coming if you’re not ready to have fun. Expect big »»

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