Queenstown Lakes District Mayor Jim Boult has promised to fight a proposal to increase power prices by nearly $500 for many Otago households and taken aim at the DCC.
Nine Wakatipu Rugby Club players received the loudest cheer of the day at the Queenstown International Marathon as they crossed the line in their Speedos.
The upgrade of Lakes District Hospital is complete but at its opening yesterday Southern District Health Board chief executive Chris Fleming said it was "an interim step on the journey".
Power prices could rise by nearly $500 for many Otago households, according to Aurora Energy's just-released draft pricing structure.
Dunedin runner Margie Campbell was the quickest female, finishing in 2:55.03, ahead of fellow Dunedinite Sonya Cameron, 3:10.31.
Twenty years almost to the day of the worst floods in Queenstown's history, Lake Wakatipu's level is nearing its "high" alert threshold.
Nine Wakatipu Rugby Club players received the loudest cheer of the day at the Queenstown International Marathon as they crossed the line in their speedos.
Immigration Minister Iain Lees-Galloway blames pay rates, not visa issues, for Queenstown's bus driver shortage affecting the $2 Orbus service's ability to expand.
Residents in Arrowtown’s Advance Terrace claim a raised boardwalk in front of their properties is an illegal structure, but the council disagrees.
Police have charged a 27-year-old man over an alleged vicious assault which left the victim needing surgery for a fractured eye socket.
Long waiting times for coroners' reports have lengthened further during a "really difficult" year for the service, Chief Coroner Judge Deborah Marshall says.
Arrow Junction sculptor Morgan Jones has walked away with Australia's most prestigious award for the art form.
Queenstown’s popular $2 bus network’s being shackled by a shortage of drivers, amid calls the resort should be declared a “special case” for overseas workers.
Queenstown Police have charged a 27-year-old local man over an alleged vicious assault which left the victim needing surgery for a fractured eye socket.
Impact assessments of passenger growth at Queenstown and Wanaka airports will provide ''objective clarity'' on their future, Queenstown Lakes Mayor Jim Boult says.
Wakatipu Rugby Club players may encounter chilly conditions in Saturday’s Queenstown International Marathon, when they run 21.1km in speedos raising money for Prostate Cancer Foundation NZ.