Tracey Roxburgh

Donations pour in

Donations pour in

Queenstown's Honor Mathieson is overwhelmed by the donations of medical supplies and other items for Nepal.

Timely boost for the skifields

Timely boost for the skifields

After warm weather and record-setting sunshine hours for Queenstown last month, snow fell again at the resort's skifields yesterday.

Failure to repay money on time

Failure to repay money on time

The disgraced former organiser of the Pub Charity New Zealand 7s may face further court action after allegedly failing to meet a reparation deadline.

Airport growth approved

Queenstown Airport is seeking building consent to expand its terminal by about a third, with the work, subject to approval, expected to be finished before June.

Seeking medical supplies for Nepal

Seeking medical supplies for Nepal

A Queenstown woman is on a mission to locate about 15kg of medical supplies within the next week, destined for Nepalese hospitals.

Pupils to send letters, prayers, posters to Foleys

Pupils to send letters, prayers, posters to Foleys

The family of slain United States journalist James Foley will receive a box of letters, prayers and posters from pupils at St Joseph's School later this year.

Court backs council refusal of development

A residential subdivision planned for Queenstown, which ''clearly flies in the face'' of the district plan, has been slammed by the Environment Court.

'Bathhouse Ben' remembered

'Bathhouse Ben' remembered

A liquidambar was planted in Queenstown Bay yesterday in memory of Ben Chardome, one of 298 people killed on ill-fated flight MH17, which was shot down over Ukraine in July.

School buses same for now

The Ministry of Education has put the brakes on its proposed changes to Wakatipu school bus routes and services will be unchanged at the start of the next school year.

Queenstown policewoman found guilty

Queenstown policewoman found guilty

A Queenstown policewoman accused of racially abusing a taxi driver in the resort last year has been found guilty.