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Support keeps Essi smiling

By MATTHEW MCKEW She's back at work and wearing her infamous, infectious smile again thanks to Queenstown’s community spirit. Finnish bartender Essi Lehtonen’s had a tough few months but the staff, regulars and friends of Frankton Arm Tavern rallied round her...
A Queenstown pensioner's gob-smacked she's had to pay $20,000 for shoulder surgery after a fall, despite paying tax for 50-plus years. Mary Keith, 66, is "pissed off" because she claims if a visitor had suffered the same injury in a...
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