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By Rebekah Fraser
- Thursday, 16 May 2013

The Environment Court has overturned a Westland District Council decision to stop a beachside paper road in Hokitika.

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 15 May 2013

West Coast historian and author Les Wright has been reported missing in the North Island.

- Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Jennifer and Peter Low are working hard on the final touches to the Australasian Hotel so they can reopen the historic Greymouth pub, which was...

Picture: Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Greymouth songbird Cheyney Anderson shows off the Trinity College London certificate she recently received after achieving the top marks in New...

By Julian Lee
- Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Westland District Property’s game of musical chairs has taken an unusual twist, with recently appointed board member, Tauranga-based Trustpower...

By Christine Linnell
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Two Greymouth cafes closed due to economic troubles are set to reopen.

By Nicholas McBride
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Tears of sadness were replaced by tears of joy last night as the West Coast’s newly discovered singing star Jackie Thomas continued her roller-...

By Lee Scanlon of the Westport News
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

One of New Zealand’s oldest residents has died just three weeks short of her 107th birthday.

By Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

The Westland District Council has not been including full audit reports in its annual reports since at least 2008, unlike other councils.

By Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Hokitika business owner James Steward, of Total Automotive, has stepped into the parking fray with his own act of civil disobedience, posting a...

Picture: Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

What is the sound of 100 children biting into an apple at the same time? It is like a giant eating an enormous apple — much louder than you would...

By Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 13 May 2013

About 1000 people were knocked out by the high quality action at the Seaside Showdown at Paroa on Saturday night.

By Viv Logie
- Monday, 13 May 2013

The Grey District Council says it will prosecute the owner of the bull mastiff dog that ripped a large chunk of flesh from an elderly Runanga man’...

By Tui Bromley
- Monday, 13 May 2013

Trustpower says its proposed $185 million hydro power scheme on the Arnold River, east of Greymouth, will get built but not this year or next.

By Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 13 May 2013

Greymouth's newest singing sensation Jackie Thomas is back in the fray in the countdown to the winner of X-Factor after being welcomed back last...