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Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 12 May 2017

Both the Otira Tunnel and a shortage of extra carriages have been cited by Kiwi Rail as reasons why it cannot extend its flagship Tranz Alpine...

Viv Logie
- Thursday, 11 May 2017

A Runanga School teacher is under investigation following an incident involving a pupil on Tuesday.

Brendon McMahon and Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Tyres were stabbed overnight on at least 30 vehicles through the Greymouth central business district, and the turf ripped up at two sports fields...

Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 09 May 2017

A pair of Wanaka boaties stranded off the Okuru River mouth on Sunday night were floating at sea in the dark for hours and were only rescued...

Laura Mills
- Monday, 08 May 2017

Polytechnic staff fear a round of job cuts at Tai Poutini Polytechnic, even after a $3.6 million bailout from the Government.

Laura Mills
- Friday, 05 May 2017

The New Zealand Conservation Authority has asked the Department of Conservation to look at controlling the whitebait catch amid widespread...

- Thursday, 04 May 2017

An elderly driver slammed into the entrance to The Warehouse Greymouth late this morning, badly damaging part of the foyer, but avoiding shoppers...

Janna Sherman
- Wednesday, 03 May 2017

The two Hokitika men injured in a microlight crash at the Hokitika Airport last month could return home as early as today.

- Tuesday, 02 May 2017

A young man who today admitted supplying alcohol to a minor who then died in a binge drinking game at Lake Kaniere, was discharged without...

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 01 May 2017

A dog found on the roadside in the Lower Buller Gorge had to swim for its life on Saturday evening when its owner crashed and died in the Buller...

Laura Mills
- Friday, 28 April 2017

Three councillors have supported getting rid of some - if not most - West Coast councils, with clear concern from the public over the sheer number...

Ami Dhabuwala
- Thursday, 27 April 2017

A surge in the number of cats with the flu have resulted in Greymouth SPCA staff being abused as they have had to turn away people trying to bring...

Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 26 April 2017

A young Greymouth rock climber's dice with danger has come to a tragic end after rescuers yesterday found his body along with that of a fellow...

- Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Viv Logie
- Monday, 24 April 2017

A Grey Valley woman died in a farm quad bike accident near Ikamatua on Friday afternoon.