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He came to Queenstown to open the resort’s first ice rink and now, 55 years later, after other stints in the food business and transport industry, Eion Buckley’s retiring — or just about. He talks to PHILIP CHANDLER about...

Glenorchy’s power gripes

Glenorchy locals are feeling powerless to solve the township's electricity problems after another outage lasting two days. Many residents gathered in nearby pubs and hotels just to keep warm and enjoy some creature comforts after a spring snow dump on...

Pole work prompts turn-off

Power was cut to hundreds of Kelvin Heights homes yesterday while Delta dealt with a "condition zero" power pole yesterday. The 11,000-volt line from the pole came down last Friday on an access track to the Kelvin Peninsula Trail last Friday...
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