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4/09/2015

Border cops rely on truthful crims

King hit: A Church Street CCTV camera shot of the moment Robert Mangan attacked Aaron Williams

Immigration NZ says it's "impractical" to carry out checks on all temporary entry visa applications. A British man attacked an Australian tourist in Queenstown in January - less than six weeks after he was convicted of a similar offence in Australia. Earlier this week, »»

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Demolition threat for homes, fire station

Demolition threat for homes, fire station

Frankton's fire station and two homes could be bowled to make way for a link road to the new Kawarau Falls bridge. Queenstown's council is modelling »»

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Walker's staggering contribution remembered

Walker's staggering contribution remembered

A Queenstowner who died last week made a staggering contribution to local and often regional sporting and community organisations. Colin Walker, who »»

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Queenstown Business

New ski area opens near Queenstown

New ski area opens near Queenstown

Skiers can now shred the powder at an exclusive new ski area on previously untouched mountain land near Queenstown. Soho Basin, »»

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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

Police inquiry into bungled drug bust

Police inquiry into bungled drug bust

Experienced Dunedin detective Malcolm Inglis is heading an internal police inquiry into a bungled Queenstown drugs bust. Earlier »»

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Vonn's coach slams Winter Games NZ

Vonn's coach slams Winter Games NZ

US superstar Lindsey Vonn's coach Chris Knight has blasted the Government's $1.5 million handout for the Winter Games in New »»

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In pictures: Stampede beat Ice Blacks

In pictures: Stampede beat Ice Blacks

Queenstown's Southern Stampede showed their class as national champions in beating New Zealand Ice Blacks.  Stampede, »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Moa evolves as a musician

Moa evolves as a musician

Singer-songwriter Anika Moa says she’s a typical representation of her star sign. As a Gemini, her music has no clear »»

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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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