A contest is developing for the position of deputy mayor of
the Queenstown Lakes district.
One minute you're a pet goldfish, the next you're an aquatic
The Wanaka ward's top-polling councillor Calum McLeod has no
truck with the idea of Wanaka breaking free from the
Queenstown Lakes District.
Alexandra gold-mining historian Bob Kilgour is urging Otago
local authorities to get their cheque books out at a Labour
Weekend auction of old mining equipment.
On some of the mornings Linda Wheeler spends behind the
counter at Artisans Co-operative Studio there are no
There are two strange things about rabbit expert Peter
Preston's impending trip to Macquarie Island, about halfway
between New Zealand and the Antarctic in the Southern Ocean.
After a ''long, hard'' 24 years with the Clutha District
Council, chief executive Charles Hakkaart has resigned,
effective from January 10.
One of the country's leading experts in mountain safety is
likely to be called in to determine whether a permanent
safety rope should be installed along the treacherous Cascade
Saddle in the Mt Aspiring National Park, west of Wanaka.
"Renewable energy'' will be given the stamp of respectability
by having its very own chapter in the new Queenstown Lakes
District Council district plan.
The New Zealand Transport Agency has accepted new safety
barriers it installed around the summit of the Lindis Pass on
State Highway 8 mean it takes longer to clear the road of
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