The Alaskan partner of Rutger Hale, who was killed by a
mystery object between Hawea and Wanaka almost two weeks ago,
believes the mystery would be solved if the driver of a white
utility came forward.
The most ''misunderstood'' form of motor sport will have its
five minutes in the spotlight at a ''gathering of geezers''
in Wanaka tomorrow night.
Mice as big as rats that eat albatross chicks from the inside
out are next on the radar of Wanaka helicopter pilot and
aerial pest exterminator Peter Garden.
An object of ''considerable mass'' but not a bullet, a
meteor, an animal or a flying piece of ice.
The New Zealand Police Association has taken up the case of
Wanaka police staff unhappy with security at their new $3
million station, officially opened three weeks ago.
The provision of ultrafast broadband to the Wanaka CBD is not
yet a done deal, and the Queenstown Lakes District Council is
still to approve its financial contribution.
Wanaka police are trying to establish the identity and
whereabouts of a young German man seen tramping in the Dingle
Burn near Lake Hawea about nine days ago.
The Otago Polytechnic is about to launch what is believed to
be New Zealand's first academic course in designing ''food
Despite considerable encouragement from friends to choose the
pallet of beer, New Zealand's 2013 perfect woman contest
winner took the alternative $1000 cash first prize instead.
The sun shone over Central Otago yesterday, but the evidence
of the very cold Labour Weekend lay centimetres deep across
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