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Janna Sherman
- Tuesday, 04 April 2017

Westland District Council chief executive Tanya Winter - who has already taken a personal grievance claim against the council - has been suspended...

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 03 April 2017

A badly injured motorcyclist at Barrytown had to wait at least 90 minutes for medical help to arrive after a new

Laura Mills
- Friday, 31 March 2017

The receiver appointed to Granger House and Kowhai Manor rest homes in Greymouth says she plans to turn the business around, and for now it is...

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 30 March 2017

Kiwiannia Care Ltd, which owns two Greymouth rest homes Granger House and Kowhai Manor, has been put in receivership.

Brendon McMahon
- Wednesday, 29 March 2017

An international gathering of up to 150 young people "communing with nature" has just ended in a remote area near Punakaiki, accessible only by...

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
- Monday, 27 March 2017

A West Coast District Health Board member who drove a suicidal man to the mental health unit at Grey Base Hospital after waiting two and a half...

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 24 March 2017

Blackball residents and St John volunteers are in shock after finding their station has been put on the market, potentially leaving the ambulance...

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 23 March 2017

The West Coast District Health Board has appointed a temporary manager to Granger House rest home, just three weeks after the Ministry of Health...

Brendon McMahon
- Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Greymouth retailers will be free to open this Easter Sunday after the Grey District Council last night short-circuited the consultation process to...

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Police are still inquiring into the disappearance of Westport mother Leanne Ryall, but have suspended active searches.

Laura Mills
- Monday, 20 March 2017

An extensive search yesterday failed to find missing Westport woman Leanne Ryall, who has not been seen since leaving her home on foot on Friday...

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 17 March 2017

A young man found driving Ace Ventura style -- in the dark, with a torch instead of headlights -- near the Brunner Mine site early today was also...

Janna Sherman
- Thursday, 16 March 2017

Two contracts for water treatment plants, valued at more than $400,000 and awarded to a cake decorating company - which also got an $8.5 million...

Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 15 March 2017

New Zealand Transport Agency planners and engineers will meet with the Ahaura community tomorrow to outline options for replacing the Ahaura River...