Arrowtown’s Nicholas Holmes thought he’d had enough drama in 2020, but now finds himself stranded in French Guiana in a coronavirus lockdown.
A bus driver involved in a horror crash near Queenstown in which a girl and woman lost limbs can now be named.
A Frenchman with a penchant for wine, cannabis and shooting paintballs will leave New Zealand more than $1000 poorer tomorrow.
Queenstown's helicopter rescue service has some new kit that will keep hearts beating in the region.
The Government’s $12.1b support package for businesses affected by coronavirus, including $5.1b for wage subsidies over the next three months, has been welcomed by business owners spoken to by the ODT.
Tough new travel restrictions have had an immediate effect on passenger movements at Queenstown Airport.
Queenstown Lakes Mayor Jim Boult is confident public health officials are doing all they can to trace people who came in contact with Queenstown’s first Covid-19 case.
Destination Queenstown has cancelled an Adventure Festival event planned for the Coronet Peak ski area this Thursday evening.
A new residential development just off Lake Hayes Estate’s Onslow Road will house workers at Queenstown’s Southern Cross hospital.
What seemed inevitable has finally happened. The first positive Covid-19 test result has been confirmed in New Zealand’s tourism capital.
"Rattled and shocked" Queenstown business leaders are urgently planning how to minimise the impact of the escalated travel restrictions announced on Saturday on their companies and workers.
The first case of coronavirus in the South Island has been confirmed, with a Danish national testing positive in Queenstown.
An economic shock and redundancies in the tourism-heavy Queenstown Lakes district will likely result from strict new travel restrictions, the district's mayor warns.
After four years of reports, debates and rejected housing proposals, a direction has finally been set for the development of the Ladies Mile.
Queenstown police are looking for a man who did a runner after crashing a stolen car in downtown Queenstown last night.
Queenstown's community is the poorer for the loss of long-time social worker, rugby stalwart and former district councillor Merv Aoake, a friend says.
A Queenstown beauty salon owner has become the first person in New Zealand to be prosecuted for providing sunbed tanning services to a person under 18.