Tracey Roxburgh

Police abandoned pursuit

Police abandoned pursuit

Queenstown police abandoned a pursuit in the resort this morning when a vehicle they attempted to stop reached speeds of 140kmh along Frankton Rd.

Tourist charged with dangerous driving

Tourist charged with dangerous driving

A 34-year-old Chinese man who crossed the centre line several times has been charged with dangerous driving and is expected to appear in the Queenstown District Court on Monday.

Driveway camping scheme hits hitches

Driveway camping scheme hits hitches

A businesswoman's initiative, which could address some freedom camping issues, might be stymied in the Queenstown area.

Driver makes accidental smashing entrance to bank office

Driver makes accidental smashing entrance to bank office

An ANZ Queenstown branch received one of its largest ''deposits'' yesterday afternoon when a rental car crashed through one of its windows.

Magpies come to train

A second Aussie rules team is due to arrive in Queenstown later this month for a training camp which will be ''as much about the head as it is the body''.

Industrial site still on market

Industrial site still on market

An industrial site near central Queenstown, with consent for an urban-industrial business precinct, is still on the market.

Business expands into second historic cottage

Business expands into second historic cottage

If only the walls in Stevenson's Cottage could talk.

Blood relatives can't wait to give

Blood relatives can't wait to give

Queenstown's Mike McLeod was lying gravely ill in hospital in 1997 as surgeons tried to find out why blood kept pouring from his body. As Tracey Roxburgh reports, his daughter Micaela was a baby at the time but now she's old enough to give blood.

Fuel stop approved for town

Fuel stop approved for town

Arrowtown will soon be pumping.

Bigger marathon

The field for this year's Queenstown International Marathon will be increased, but the final number of competitors has yet to be confirmed.