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Viv Logie
- Friday, 21 July 2017

Rapidly rising floodwaters today nearly thwarted the rescue of an 85-year-old man who spent a winter's night out in the open after falling from a...

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 20 July 2017

Last-minute haggling by the mayor to "adorn" the Greymouth floodwall with 359 painted blocks of blue and green, costing at least $10,000, scraped...

- Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Construction is set to start next week on the $10 million 'great walk' from Blackball to Punakaiki, Environment Minister Nick Smith announced in...

- Wednesday, 19 July 2017

The Greymouth Workingmen's Club will hold a crisis committee meeting tonight to decide its future, with the possibility it could close for good as...

Brendon McMahon
- Wednesday, 12 July 2017

An ill-equipped Welshman who went on a solo tramp above the snowline near Fox Glacier yesterday wearing sneakers and jeans, is lucky to be alive...

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 11 July 2017

The Lewis Pass highway could possibly be closed to all traffic tomorrow with a big snow dump forecast from this afternoon, potentially causing...

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 10 July 2017

A dramatic entrance by person waving a samurai sword at Greymouth BP early on Saturday was all over in about 30 seconds after the service station...

Viv Logie
- Friday, 07 July 2017

A 3000-strong petition calling for the immediate end to commercial whitebaiting was presented yesterday to the parliamentary primary production...

Chris Stewart
- Thursday, 06 July 2017

West Coast retailers are being contacted as part of a nationwide campaign on behalf of a New Zealand music collective, requiring them to pay for...

Chris Stewart
- Wednesday, 05 July 2017

Greymouth businesses have started switching to South Island ice-cream manufacturer Deep South after the traditional supplier, Tip Top, failed to...

Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 04 July 2017

Greymouth has pulled off a coup by luring the West Coast Ag Fest - expected to draw 15,000 visitors - away from its former home in Hokitika to a...

Laura Mills
- Monday, 03 July 2017

Solid Energy has applied for consent to flood the abandoned Spring Creek Mine, bringing to a sorry end 150 years of underground coalmining on the...

- Friday, 30 June 2017

Plans to develop an events arena at the Greymouth aerodrome have upset the aero club.

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 29 June 2017

Enrolments for the Westland Recreation Centre swim school are on hold for term three while the Grey District Council finalises plans to repair the...

Chris Stewart
- Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Punakaiki residents are concerned they could be forced off their land as the cost of coastal protection works mount up.