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- Tuesday, 06 August 2013

A Ross man who was stealing money from behind the bar of a local hotel was caught out by a marked $20 bill.

- Monday, 05 August 2013

A Darfield man who committed a violent and prolonged attack on a Runanga woman was remanded on bail for sentencing after he

- Friday, 02 August 2013

Police are investigating an assault at Greymouth High School yesterday afternoon that left an 18-year-old with a split lip. The alleged assailant...

- Wednesday, 31 July 2013

An English coalminer was lured to the West Coast four years ago with the promise of better wages and working conditions at Solid Energy’s Spring...

- Wednesday, 31 July 2013

A West Coast couple now living in Christchurch vacated not guilty pleas the Greymouth District Court yesterday to numerous charges of drug dealing...

- Tuesday, 30 July 2013

A Cobden man told the volunteer fire brigade to turn off their sirens and ‘f... off” and then assaulted a policeman who asked him to calm down,...

- Tuesday, 30 July 2013

The alleged owner of the bull mastiff dog that attacked a Runanga pensioner on May 1, tearing away the flesh down to the bone, today pleaded not...

By Viv Logie
- Friday, 26 July 2013

Greymouth police have appealed for help from the public after a gold and jewellery heist.

- Thursday, 18 July 2013

A West Coast man could have killed or maimed a woman and her four-year-old son when he tailgated and then rammed her car high on a bluff on the...

- Thursday, 18 July 2013

Greymouth police have recovered the pounamu plaque that was yesterday reported stolen from a memorial seat dedicated to the 29 victims of the Pike...

- Tuesday, 16 July 2013

Greymouth police say there is nothing to suggest a link between the person who sent flour to a staff member at Grey Base Hospital, and the white...

By Tui Bromley
- Monday, 15 July 2013

The white powder that caused pandemonium in downtown Greymouth for a couple of hours on Sunday was merely kitchen flour.

Picture: Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Community constable Mike Tinnelly, of Greymouth police, restores the lifebuoy at the Blaketown tiphead after it was found washed up on the beach...

By Christine Linnell
- Monday, 08 July 2013

A hockey match in Greymouth at the weekend erupted in fisticuffs that left one man with a broken tooth and his assailant under arrest.

- Wednesday, 03 July 2013

A former West Coast man defrauded a Napier supermarket out of $153 at the self-service counter by putting through expensive items like meat and...