Baggage-screening of international arrivals at Queenstown Airport has been bolstered by a $50,000 biosecurity X-ray machine.
Groundwork has begun on a $15 million affordable housing development near Queenstown.
One of two schnauzer dogs implicated in the deaths of three lambs on a Lower Shotover property has had its menacing dog classification overturned.
A long running legal battle between rival Queenstown jet boat companies has gone another round in court.
Queenstown Primary School pupils give one of two dress-rehearsal performances of their ''Stars on Stage'' dance routine to other pupils yesterday.
A Queenstown couple have asked for a second chance for their pet schnauzer dogs after they were found responsible for killing three lambs on a neighbouring farm.
A meeting to discuss recent conflicts between outdoor enthusiasts and skifield operator NZSki will be held in Queenstown tonight.
A Frankton man who allegedly bashed a Queenstown police sergeant over the head with a metal tool has been named.
More than 30 figure skaters from Gore to Auckland contested the Queenstown Invitational ice figure skating competition at the weekend.
Seven people were arrested in Queenstown at the weekend on assault and fighting charges.
The fourth Winter Games NZ was officially opened at Coronet Peak yesterday with a ceremony sporting a strong New Zealand flavour.
The battle of the bridge appears to be over.
Property sales in the Wakatipu Basin hit an eight-year high last month.
An operation to eradicate lagarosiphon in the upper reaches of the Kawarau River will soon begin in a bid to keep Lake Wakatipu free of the pest weed.
The rollout of ultra-fast broadband (UFB) in wider Queenstown should be complete next June, but the take-up rate remains low.
Four Australian men have been arrested on an assortment of assault, disorderly behaviour and wilful damage charges following two violent incidents in downtown Queenstown early yesterday.
Work on a Coastguard base in Queenstown could begin this summer if funding falls into place.
Since opening to years 1-4 pupils in February, the Wakatipu Basin's newest primary school has continued to grow - both in its roll and buildings.
A series of science events for the public beginning late this month will tap into a huge influx of scientists during Queenstown Research Week.
Joseph Parker could fight in Queenstown next year.