- Wednesday, 01 July 2015

After 148 years of publication, the Greymouth Star has joined the digital age, offering the additional option of reading your daily newspaper on-line by way of computer, tablet or smartphone — instantly, anywhere in the world.
The paper’s founding father and editor, Snyder Browne, who had to hand-set in rough premises in Waite Street every line of type for the first eight pages of the Greymouth Evening Star on March 18,

Laura Mills - Friday, 26 August 2016

A scientific report outlines the multiple risks of natural disaster facing Franz Josef Glacier, and suggests it is time to seriously look at...

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 25 August 2016

Greymouth police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an unusual burglary at Runanga sometime around last Friday.

Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 24 August 2016

A local cyclist was killed in a collision with a light truck just north of Hokitika this morning.

Brendon McMahon - Tuesday, 23 August 2016

A very happy dog was reunited with its owner yesterday after being rescued from a tight, 10m-deep limestone crevice in the hills behind Greymouth...

Brendon McMahon - Monday, 22 August 2016

Brendon McMahon
A trio of "totally unprepared" young men - including one in gumboots - sparked a wasted search and rescue call-out on the...

- Saturday, 20 August 2016
Laura Mills - Friday, 19 August 2016

The West Coast Regional Council will again be all-male - for the 15th consecutive year - with not a single member of the fairer sex among the...

Colin Williscroft - Thursday, 18 August 2016

Street rubbish bins in Greymouth are having to be cleared by trailer after the engine blew up in the truck used by rubbish contractor Subloos.

Laura Mills - Wednesday, 17 August 2016

Farmers struggling with depressed milk payouts are questioning the Development West Coast decision to "bail out" Cranley Farms Ltd and say it is...

Laura Mills - Tuesday, 16 August 2016

Development West Coast has approved a further investment in its struggling dairy farm, Cranley Farms, on the Old Christchurch Road, inland from...

Janna Sherman - Monday, 15 August 2016

Two Christchurch men who were hunted down after they allegedly made off with over $20,000 in cash and other property from vehicles at the Hokitika...

Janna Sherman - Monday, 15 August 2016

Two Christchurch men who were hunted down after they allegedly made off with over $20,000 in cash and other property from vehicles at the Hokitika...

Laura Mills - Friday, 12 August 2016

Grey Mayor Tony Kokshoorn and Buller Mayor Garry Howard were re-elected unopposed when nominations closed at midday, sending Mr Kokshoorn into the...

Laura Mills - Thursday, 11 August 2016

A raft of younger candidates have come forward to challenge sitting councillors on the Grey District Council.