- 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 - Tuesday, 24 January 2017

The West Coast District Health Board and Minister of Health have been sent 'please explain' letters after more elderly West Coasters revealed...

Laura Mills - Monday, 23 January 2017

State highway 73 will reopen to single lane traffic past the Otira slip tomorrow, but with delays, and the rail line is expected to open on...

- Friday, 20 January 2017

Video credit to John Burns Gallery, Otira

Laura Mills - Friday, 20 January 2017

A fleet of trucks and excavators was today attacking the huge slip at Otira from both sides, although there is still no decision on when the main...

Laura Mills - Thursday, 19 January 2017

All but one of the main roads into Greymouth were closed this morning after the promised weather bomb hit overnight, prompting late-night flood...

Laura Mills - Thursday, 19 January 2017
- Thursday, 19 January 2017

Video courtesy of NZTA

Paul McBride - Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Greymouth funeral director Laurie Anisy was a trainee and just two weeks shy of his 17th birthday when he got word there had been an explosion at...

Laura Mills - Tuesday, 17 January 2017

The temperature in Westland has managed to pass the 20degC mark only once so far this year.

- Monday, 16 January 2017

A minute's silence will be observed in Greymouth on Thursday to mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Strongman Mine disaster which claimed 19...

Viv Logie - Friday, 13 January 2017

Kumara was today counting the cost of the decision to abandon the Gold Nuggets meeting for the year, but the racing club says it would have been...

Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Property values in the Grey District have fallen 13% in the past 10 years.

Brendon McMahon - Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Mune scathing of Government role in Pike

Brendon McMahon - Monday, 09 January 2017

Motorists travelling between the West Coast and Canterbury were urged to go through the Lewis Pass after a scrub fire at Mount Horrible kept...