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29/11/2014

Black clad cops seek three men

A major police operation is continuing in Queenstown on Saturday as concern grows for the safety of a 22-year-old local believed to have been kidnapped. Queenstown police on Friday night said they wished to speak to former Southland rugby player Pita Wilson, 38, Joshua James Veint, 23, and Mark »»

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Dog attacks increase, new council policy adopted

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. »»

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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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Queenstown Business

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 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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