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Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 07 February 2017

A 36-year-old woman's survival in bush between Punakaiki and Fox River for the past six weeks was described today as "unbelievable".

- Sunday, 05 February 2017

Inaugural Gold Trails mountain bike, Shantytown to Moana.

Laura Mills
- Friday, 03 February 2017

Solid Energy has announced the closure of the Spring Creek Mine after failing to find a buyer, closing the door on one of the best coal resources...

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 02 February 2017

Dissent is brewing among Westland Milk Products shareholders, who say a review announced yesterday is "too little, too late".

- Wednesday, 01 February 2017

Westland Milk Products says job losses are likely as it today announced a review of roles in the company.

Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 31 January 2017

An unexploded mortar shell found by children at the historic goldmining town of Waiuta yesterday was later deactivated by the army bomb disposal...

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 30 January 2017

Police today urged West Coast motorists to be patient on the roads with the earlier Chinese New Year expected to compound booming visitor numbers...

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 26 January 2017

Picture courtesy Tara Swan shows what the bird would look like.

Listen to recording of the bird

Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 25 January 2017

A woman who has not been seen since December 22 made her last eftpos transaction at the Punakaiki campground - the same day Borat movie star Sasha...

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 24 January 2017

The West Coast District Health Board and Minister of Health have been sent 'please explain' letters after more elderly West Coasters revealed...

Laura Mills
- Monday, 23 January 2017

State highway 73 will reopen to single lane traffic past the Otira slip tomorrow, but with delays, and the rail line is expected to open on...

- Friday, 20 January 2017

Video credit to John Burns Gallery, Otira

Laura Mills
- Friday, 20 January 2017

A fleet of trucks and excavators was today attacking the huge slip at Otira from both sides, although there is still no decision on when the main...

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 19 January 2017

All but one of the main roads into Greymouth were closed this morning after the promised weather bomb hit overnight, prompting late-night flood...

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 19 January 2017