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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...

Nichols McBride
- Thursday, 06 August 2015

With snow forecast for the alpine passes, the New Zealand Transport Agency today urged motorists to take care on the roads this weekend.