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- Wednesday, 04 May 2016

Powerful waves off the West Coast over the next day could lead to erosion, inshore currents, undertows and rips.

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 14 April 2016

The Government proposes taking 1080 poison out of the hands of councils, and removing the need for resource consent.

- Tuesday, 08 March 2016

A group of researchers has shown that New Zealand's Alpine Fault has moved more in the past 25 million years than any other known on-land fault on...

Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 03 February 2016

Sizzling temperatures on the West Coast - unofficially reaching 43degC in inland areas - have people questioning the accuracy of the cool, wet El...

Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 30 December 2015

The ice retreat of the South Westland glaciers is continuing apace, with Fox Glacier losing 300m � the length of three rugby fields -- in the year...

Ben Aulakh
- Monday, 14 December 2015

Buller's Mayor is trying to get the wheels in motion for the road link between Karamea and Tasman.

Laura Mills
- Friday, 04 December 2015

The West Coast Tai Poutini Conservation Board has decided to keep 1080 on the agenda after a number of members expressed concerns over the...

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 04 December 2015

A tough stance by the West Coast Regional Council and hundreds of thousands of dollars invested by individual farmers in the Lake Brunner...

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 01 December 2015

A Westland petrel that crash landed in Greymouth did not have enough flap power to take off, so rescuers threw it off the cliff and watched it...

- Friday, 20 November 2015

Ospri Tb Free says a number of its 1080 poison signs have been deliberately removed from areas covered by the recent Waimea-Kawhaka aerial poison...

Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 04 November 2015

The proof is in the 'pudding' -- or not, as is the case for many West Coast whitebaiters this season.

Janna Sherman
- Friday, 25 September 2015

Janna Sherman
of the Hokitika Guardian
River scum has again been clogging whitebaiter's nets on the north bank of the Hokitika River,...

Laura Mills
- Friday, 18 September 2015

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Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Development West Coast has given a $50,000 sponsorship to Coastguard West Coast towards the $300,000 cost of a replacement rescue vessel.

Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 10 August 2015

Motorists were forced to sleep in their cars or abandon them in the snow on Friday night as heavy snowfall created chaos on both the Arthur's and...