Otago Daily Times: Queenstown Lakes

Queenstown cop avoids conviction over abuse

Queenstown cop avoids conviction over abuse

A Queenstown policewoman found guilty of racially insulting a taxi driver after an argument over a fare, was discharged without conviction when she appeared in the Queenstown District Court today.

Focus on hitcher in Wanaka death inquiry

Focus on hitcher in Wanaka death inquiry

Wanaka police are keen to identify a hitchhiker seen near where a 24-year-old Dutch national died after being hit by a taxi in the town last weekend.

Law laid down after bouncers attacked

Law laid down after bouncers attacked

Queenstown police say drinkers need to accept the strictness of licensing laws after four more bouncers were allegedly attacked in one night.

Forecourt brawl follows incident

Forecourt brawl follows incident

A road rage incident escalated into a brawl in the forecourt of a Queenstown petrol station.

'Clear conscience always better'

'Clear conscience always better'

Danielle Oylear has urged the driver believed to be involved in the death of her partner Rutger Hale last year to clear their conscience.

Projectile came off vehicle

Projectile came off vehicle

The mystery object which killed driver Rutger Telford Hale on State Highway 6 near Lake Hawea last year almost certainly came from an oncoming vehicle and caused the ''most unusual wound'' a pathologist had seen in 30 years of practice.

Hispano-Suiza and Duesenberg make fine 1930s luxury car line-up

Hispano-Suiza and Duesenberg make fine 1930s luxury car line-up

The American-built 1934 Duesenberg once owned by Hollywood actress Carole Lombard will have some competition for attention for the next two months at the Warbirds and Wheels Museum at Wanaka Airport.

CAA investigating crash

CAA investigating crash

The Civil Aviation Authority has launched a separate health and safety inquiry into last month's Mt Alta helicopter crash.

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