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30/05/2015

Auditor-General launches Feeley probe

AG probe: Adam Feeley

The Auditor-General will investigate a bid by Queenstown council boss Adam Feeley's family trust to use fast-track powers to develop land at Arrowtown. The inquiry was confirmed by the Auditor-General's office this morning. Spokesman Mike Heine said: "In May, we received several requests »»

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It's time to stop the sprawl

It's time to stop the sprawl

PARTING SHOT: I hope Queenstown Lakes councillors turf out most of the special housing areas proposed round the Wakatipu Basin. To recap, the council »»

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'Drunken idiot' can't handle the jandal

'Drunken idiot' can't handle the jandal

A Frankton roofer's idiotic behaviour on a night out - after his mate hit a doorman with a jandal - has cost him fines of more than $1000. »»

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Queenstown Business

Queenstown airport's border boost

Queenstown airport's border boost

Queenstown Airport is about to be staffed by immigration officers year-round for the first time. Immigration New Zealand border »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Queenstowner's K2 assault

Queenstowner's K2 assault

A Queenstown mountain guide is set to become the first Kiwi man to climb the world's second highest mountain, K2, since local »»

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Queenstown Crime

Interpol hunts missing pair

Interpol hunts missing pair

The international police agency, Interpol, is on high alert for missing Queenstown man John Beckenridge and his stepson. Border »»

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Trans-Tasman triple treat

Trans-Tasman triple treat

A Queenstown boxing show will pit three New Zealand champions, including local fighter Richie Hadlow, against their Australian »»

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Fluker fired up for Europe

Fluker fired up for Europe

Queenstown mountain biking ace Kate Fluker is about to start her northern hemisphere campaign in a bid to win Olympic selection. »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Reid ready to rock

Reid ready to rock

It’s a homecoming of sorts this week for The Feelers frontman James Reid. The accomplished Kiwi band – who play »»

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Band of brothers

Band of brothers

Irish lads The Plebs are a rock ‘n’ roll family. The three musicians, who now live in Queenstown, met eight years ago »»

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