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- Wednesday, 18 June 2014

A 30-year-old Hokitika woman was remanded on bail until July 1 for trying to dishonestly use a Speights Alehouse gift card, in Greymouth.

Janna Sherman
- Thursday, 12 June 2014

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) last night assured Hokitika residents there was “minimal risk” of any human health effects from the cull...

- Friday, 06 June 2014

A Hokitika man who repeatedly harassed his ex-partner after the death of his son was convicted and ordered to come up for sentence within three...

- Thursday, 29 May 2014

Lies told to the police have prevented anyone being held accountable for a fatal truck crash in the Otira Gorge two years ago, the Christchurch...

- Wednesday, 28 May 2014

A Cobden man facing charges of “disgusting” animal cruelty for maiming a cat has been bailed to his parents’ address in the Grey Valley, and will...

By Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Seventeen West Coast people face charges as a result of the annual cannabis recovery Operation Lucy.

- Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Residents of Ontario, in Canada, and London, in England, will know the name Greymouth for a slightly different reason after a drug bust named ‘...

- Thursday, 08 May 2014

A recent arrival on the West Coast who boasts a 16-page criminal history citing 141 previous convictions did not seek bail when he appeared in the...

- Wednesday, 09 April 2014

An Auckland man who rendered a West Coaster unconscious by stomping on his head was told in the Greymouth District Court yesterday that only his...

By Kurt Bayer
- Tuesday, 08 April 2014

One of the two hitchhikers brutally attacked duringr a terrifying ride from Whataroa to Franz Josef Glacier last week has thanked their rescuers,...

APNZ
- Tuesday, 08 April 2014

The body found on Rapahoe beach last week has been confirmed as that of missing Christchurch man, Kurt Millan Green, 30.

By Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 01 April 2014

The two hitchhikers allegedly attacked by a 38-year-old man who is on parole, could have been much worse off if they had not managed to escape...

- Tuesday, 01 April 2014

A West Coast paedophile who preyed on girls as young as five years old was exposed in the Greymouth District Court yesterday as William Ward...

By Viv Logie, APNZ and the Otago Daily Times
- Monday, 31 March 2014

The man apprehended after a five-hour armed standoff in South Westland early this morning following a vicious attack on two female hitchhikers is...

- Thursday, 27 March 2014

The man at the centre of an armed offenders squad stakeout in Reefton last night was remanded in custody when he made a brief appearance in the...