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Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Rescuers spent several hours in a "bizarre" rescue yesterday evening after two teenage girls became stuck in quicksand up to their waists in the...

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 28 September 2017

After a rocky couple of years Westland Milk Products is on the road to recovery but with just a $29,000 profit for the last financial year it...

Janna Sherman - Wednesday, 06 September 2017

The close knit Arahura Pa was in clean-up mode this morning after a destructive tornado ripped through the settlement.

Brendon McMahon - Friday, 09 June 2017

A man was arrested at a Kaniere Forks property inland from Hokitika last night for allegedly manufacturing methamphetamine (P).

Janna Sherman - Monday, 22 May 2017

An Indian-owned and Auckland-based cake decorating company will bow out of two water plant contracts it had been awarded by the Westland District...

Janna Sherman - Wednesday, 03 May 2017

The two Hokitika men injured in a microlight crash at the Hokitika Airport last month could return home as early as today.

- Tuesday, 02 May 2017

A young man who today admitted supplying alcohol to a minor who then died in a binge drinking game at Lake Kaniere, was discharged without...

Brendon McMahon - Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Up to 16 unionised jobs could go under a 'jobs review' by Westland Milk Products but the co-operative is still quiet about the total number of...

Laura Mills - Tuesday, 21 February 2017

The Department of Conservation proposes fencing off coastal land on a dairy farm just north of Hokitika in a bid to save a near-extinct species of...

Laura Mills - Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Hokitika woman Lisa Tumahai has taken over the mantle from Mark Solomon as the kaiwhakahaere (chairman) of the billion dollar entity, Te Runanga o...

Janna Sherman - Friday, 28 October 2016

A kayaker walked ashore after being rescued by Hokitika Surf Rescue volunteer Liam Anderson yesterday afternoon.

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...

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...

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 28 July 2016

Westland Milk Products has appointed an Australian woman to lead the dairy co-operative's business.