Queenstown ski gear retail and hire operators are taking a glass half full approach to the ski season's disrupted start.
Firefighters used a ladder to rescue a paraglider who landed on a streetlight pole in central Queenstown yesterday.
A report on governance options for Queenstown's hospital is still being considered by the Ministry of Health - nearly a year after it was completed.
Radio New Zealand has confirmed it will close its Queenstown office by the end of the month.
The former manager of the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre has been charged with stealing more than $730,000 from two associated companies.
Queenstown Airport's first international after-dark flight last night was another milestone in a year of firsts for the airport.
The 42nd Queenstown Winter Festival will go off with a bang this evening when an estimated 10,000 people cram into the resort's waterfront for a fireworks display.
Four new special housing areas (SHAs) around Queenstown are desperately needed, their backers say.
Jetstar is taking a wait-and-see approach before extending its Queenstown services further.
General aviation operators based at Queenstown Airport are being pushed aside to clear airspace for larger aircraft, Queenstown-Milford User Group chairman Hank Sproull says.
A survey of Queenstown's Catholic community will help determine the future of St Joseph's School in the resort.
A piece of land near Arrowtown once earmarked for a second campus for St Joseph's School could be subdivided for new housing.
A public meeting has improved ski tourers' awareness of night-time safety rules at Coronet Peak.
Firefighters prepare to open up the roof of a house in Queenstown today after it caught fire.
Director Lisa Buckingham is gearing up for the Queenstown Winter Festival, which gets under way on June 24. She tells Guy Williams how the event is shaping up.
Queenstown police have apologised to a woman wrongly implicated in a shoplifting incident in Frankton on Tuesday.
A Queenstown lawyer says "systemic failures'' in the court system are causing unacceptable delays in the scheduling of trials in the resort.
The southern ski season is set to begin with a hiss and a roar today despite warm weather and rain in the past two days.
Fitness training did not play a big part in Brian Dagg's preparation for climbing Mt Everest last month.
The future shape of schooling in the Wakatipu Basin came in for robust discussion at a public workshop in Queenstown last night.