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Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 11 October 2016

An old railway house at Otira razed by fire early today was not insured.

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 10 October 2016

Nearly 80 years of collective council table experience has been swept away in the Grey District Council elections.

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 30 September 2016

A glacier guide from Franz Josef was caught in a glacier avalanche in the remote Landsborough Valley yesterday, but managed to 'swim' through the...

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 27 September 2016

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that police seriously breached the rights of three people detained at the Greymouth Police...

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 26 September 2016

A 65-year-old man who fell several metres and badly knocked his head on Saturday night was airlifted out of the ranges above Lake Christabel at...

Janna Sherman
- Friday, 23 September 2016

Hokitika's landmark Carnegie Gallery has been closed until further notice following a damning seismic report.

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 22 September 2016

The West Coast Regional Council has quietly sunk a further $205,000 into the Rolleston 1080 poison bait plant - two years after it was picketed by...

Brendon McMahon
- Wednesday, 21 September 2016

A house fire in Franklin Street yesterday afternoon, caused by a faulty washing machine, would have been far worse were it not for working smoke...

Laura Mills
- Friday, 16 September 2016

Nine years after Westpower first proposed a hydro-electricity scheme on the Waitaha River, the Department of Conservation said today it had given...

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 15 September 2016

Smelly water regularly ponding under some central Greymouth homes was a vexed question at the Grey District Council meeting this week.

Colin Williscroft
- Monday, 12 September 2016

State highway 6 just north of Punakaiki will probably stay closed for a second day after a slip smothered the road at the Meybille Bay bluffs...

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 09 September 2016

Wandering stock from a Jacksons property, endangering traffic on State highway 73, has been an issue for at least two years and local residents...

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 08 September 2016

A rural Buller homeowner arrived home in the nick of time yesterday to find his house on fire after a lightning strike.

- Wednesday, 07 September 2016

An out-of-work goldminer yesterday pleaded guilty to mining gold on his own property.

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Two traffic controllers - including one from Electronet - say they were caught in a drift of 1080 dust during an aerial poison drop in the...