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28/01/2015

Drug-dealing to students admitted

A part-time labourer has admitted drug-dealing involving Wakatipu High School pupils. Harrison Kevin Robert Newman, 17, of Queenstown, appeared in the Queenstown District Court yesterday before Judge Christina Cook.  He seeks a discharge without conviction on two charges - supplying class »»

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Queenstown tech firm takes off

Queenstown tech firm takes off

When Prime Minister John Key walked in the door of Shotover Camera Systems late last year, general manager Brad Hurndell reckons he wasn't expecting »»

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Queenstown man's warning on Ebola 'turning point'

Queenstown man's warning on Ebola 'turning point'

An aid worker just returned from Sierra Leone is warning against complacency in the fight against Ebola. On Thursday, World Health Organisation »»

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Queenstown Business

Later drinking curfew on cards

Later drinking curfew on cards

‘Last drinks’ outside Queenstown’s Steamer Wharf bars and restaurants could be extended from 10pm till »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Back up the bus: these guys rock

Back up the bus: these guys rock

OPINION: It’s time to say a big ‘thank you’ to public enemy number one. You know who I’m talking about. »»

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Queenstown Crime

Rental car 'blacklist' trial for Queenstown

Rental car 'blacklist' trial for Queenstown

Dangerous tourist drivers whose rental vehicle contracts have been torn upwill be blacklisted in a Queenstown trial to prevent »»

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Back to basics for Wakatipu

Back to basics for Wakatipu

The newly-appointed coach of the Wakatipu Premiers rugby team says he’s both excited and daunted. Justin Pewhairangi steps »»

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Warlords break their duck

Warlords break their duck

The unfancied Wakatipu Warlords had an upset win in the Mountain Scene Twenty/20 cricket league thanks to their ‘fiery »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Comic promises offensive mixture

Comic promises offensive mixture

Some people are just born creative – and local artist Peter Caulton has been blessed with both comic and musical talent. »»

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Should Steamer Wharf patrons be able to drink later outdoors?
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