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Ben Aulakh - Wednesday, 02 September 2015

Cash, and large amounts of tobacco were stolen from businesses in and around Greymouth overnight.

- Tuesday, 30 June 2015

A year after 1080 poison rained from the sky as Reefton sisters were enjoying a picnic near Kokiri, both are still experiencing ill health and...

- Monday, 14 July 2014

A representative West Coast rugby player who kicked an unconscious Reefton man so hard that his head whipped back and rebounded off a wall, was...

District Court - Friday, 04 July 2014

A 29-year-old Reefton man has been jailed for four years and six months for his part in the burglary of five different farms in April last year,...

- Tuesday, 08 April 2014

A young Reefton woman has won the best job in the world — chocolate taster.

- Thursday, 27 March 2014

The man at the centre of an armed offenders squad stakeout in Reefton last night was remanded in custody when he made a brief appearance in the...

By Laura Mills - Friday, 21 March 2014

Residents of Reefton — a town built right alongside a coalmine — could be banned from burning hot bituminous coal as part of efforts to reduce...

- Thursday, 14 November 2013

A Reefton man is seething after confidential ACC documents about him and five other people were stolen from a car in Nelson.

By Viv Logie - Thursday, 24 October 2013

The Buller District Council may be slapped with a fine after the flooded Inangahua River this week eroded the old Reefton landfill, closed 10...

By Laura Mills - Friday, 04 October 2013

Reefton Hospital has stopped accepting patients but the West Coast District Health Board today moved to reassure that it was not closing.

- Wednesday, 02 October 2013

September in Reefton was notable for the worst thunderstorm for many years, as lightning lashed the skies for most of the 10th and 11th days of...

- Monday, 30 September 2013

A Dobson man whose drunken expletive-laden rant in Reefton included headbutting a window and abusing pensioners walking down the street, has been...

- Tuesday, 17 September 2013

The West Coast District Health Board says it has recruited one nurse for Reefton, after three staff members resigned.

By Laura Mills - Monday, 29 July 2013

The Reefton Lotto winner with a ticket worth $2 million only realised they had won when their ticket was checked
in-store this morning.

Picture: Trevor Johns - Wednesday, 17 July 2013

Kerion Murtha lights the candles for his mum, Phyllis Murtha, who