Mark Price

Work to do before building starts

Fulton Hogan hopes to be ready to build its sludge-drying plant near Luggate in about three or four months.

Efforts by the book

Efforts by the book

Anna Mackay and Sarah Shore have achieved the impossible.

Pool offer by Northlake

Pool offer by Northlake

The developers of the huge Northlake subdivision planned for a site northeast of Wanaka are making a concerted bid to host the town's proposed multimillion-dollar community swimming pool.

NZ should stay out of war: terrorism expert

NZ should stay out of war: terrorism expert

The New Zealand Government should stay out of the United States-led war against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (IS) in the view of visiting terrorism expert, Italian journalist and author Loretta Napoleoni.

Biking review likely

The rules for motorcyclists on Lake Hawea Station are likely to change after an unusual crash involving three trail bike riders on Sunday.

QLDC culture impediment to local economy: developer

QLDC culture impediment to local economy: developer

Wanaka developer Allan Dippie describes the culture of the Queenstown Lakes District Council as ''one of the biggest impediments to the local economy'' - an assertion the council disputes.

IS not alone in barbarity

Terrorism expert Loretta Napoleoni describes the beheading of Western hostages as ''barbarous'' but points out decapitation is not confined to Islamic State (IS).

Pool alternatives up for discussion

Pool alternatives up for discussion

The public of Wanaka is to be offered of choice of two sizes and three possible sites for a new $9.97 million to $12.72 million swimming pool.

Chef de mission a father to his team

Chef de mission a father to his team

Sports administrator Peter Wardell is about to embark on his sixth mission leading a team of New Zealand athletes to a major world sporting event.

Skiers forced to share run with wayward car

Skiers forced to share run with wayward car

Two tourists had a lucky escape after their rental car slid more than 200m down a ski trail at the Cardrona Alpine Resort yesterday afternoon.