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2/09/2015

'Menacing' classification overturned for one of two dogs

Not menacing: Councillors remove Pennie's 'menacing' classification

One of two schnauzer dogs implicated in the deaths of three lambs on a Lower Shotover property has had its menacing dog classification overturned. A panel of Queenstown Lakes District councillors removed the classification for 13-year-old Pennie but upheld it for two-year-old Pepper following a »»

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Objection to Skyline variations

Objection to Skyline variations

A zipline company's eleventh hour appeal has stymied Skyline Enterprises plans for a competing business in the same area - for now, at least. »»

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Queenstown scores major ice hockey tournament

Queenstown is set to host its first international ice hockey tournament in October, when seven teams from New Zealand and Australia contest the 2015 peewee championship. The Southern Knights »»

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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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