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- Tuesday, 21 May 2013

A woman who did a runner from The Warehouse in Greymouth with stolen items to the value of $190 was trained by her mother to be a thief, the...

Picture: Christine Linnell
- Tuesday, 21 May 2013

A juvenile gannet that washed up on a Greymouth beach yesterday resisted Department of Conservation efforts to release it back into the wild.

By Viv Logie
- Monday, 20 May 2013

West Coast historian Les Wright built a bivvy after getting lost in bush in the King Country, but then appears to have slipped to his death,...

- Monday, 20 May 2013

Greymouth police are on the trail of a man who helped himself to the laundry facilities at the Tai Poutini Polytechnic student flats, in Puketahi...

- Monday, 20 May 2013

Last week was a good one for West Coast hockey, with two players being named in New Zealand squads and another in a Canterbury team.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Monday, 20 May 2013

The Ross community is busy formulating ideas for two celebrations that will pay homage to the town’s gold rush history.

By Nicholas McBride
- Friday, 17 May 2013

The Runanga Miners’ Hall — a link with the West Coast’s working-class history — has received category one listing from the New Zealand Historic...

By Laura Mills
- Friday, 17 May 2013

Dairy farmers are not just transforming the West Coast landscape, they are also transforming the make-up of Federated Farmers.

By Viv Logie
- Friday, 17 May 2013

The newly appointed West Coast Rugby Union head coach of the Heartland team has resigned before the representative season kicks off.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Friday, 17 May 2013

After two long years of major renovations, the Taramakau road-rail bridge has finally been fully unveiled, ready for uninterrupted traffic flow...

By Nicholas McBride
- Thursday, 16 May 2013

The West Coast has its own touch of San Francisco with the Taramakau Bridge’s new red colour scheme inspired by the Golden Gate Bridge.

By Laura Mills
- Thursday, 16 May 2013

Francis Mining has notified the contractor at its Echo coalmine, near Reefton, that work on site may be about to slow down.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Thursday, 16 May 2013

Hokitika police were honoured by the New Zealand Defence Force yesterday afternoon, winning a gold award for being a top employer.

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.