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Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 04 January 2017

Car parks are overflowing, motels are full and West Coast hot spots packed to the rafters as the tourism season gets into high gear.

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 30 December 2016

New alcohol rules imposed on the Kumara Nuggets race meeting on January 14 have resulted in a sting in the tail for punters.

Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 28 December 2016

The little, hidden-from-view Our Lady of the Way Church at Turiwhate, deconsecrated 18 years ago, was back in use recently to host its first...

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 22 December 2016

Visitors arriving at the railway station - the key hub for tourists arriving in Greymouth - are yet to be able to fully access the free wifi being...

Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 21 December 2016

The Greymouth wharf retail fish shop will close down on Friday.
Westfleet director Craig Boote said the decision to shut the Gresson Street...

Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 20 December 2016

The Grey District Council will begin a fuller investigation in the new year of options to replace the Omoto Reservoir amid fears Greymouth could...

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 16 December 2016

A white elephant has appeared on the site but the Grey District Council is forging ahead with its flagship project -- a $1.7 million town square...

Paul McBride
- Thursday, 15 December 2016

The ground has been broken for the new Taramakau road bridge, with construction to begin early in the new year.

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 15 December 2016

Grey District Council chief executive Paul Pretorius has been appointed for a final three-year term.

Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Hokitika woman Lisa Tumahai has taken over the mantle from Mark Solomon as the kaiwhakahaere (chairman) of the billion dollar entity, Te Runanga o...

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 09 December 2016

A vital part of the Greymouth water supply, the Omoto reservoir is at "high risk" - an earthquake could cause it to fail and wash out State...

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 01 December 2016

Pike River Mine protesters ramped up their action this morning, fired up after a frustrating meeting with Solid Energy management in Greymouth...

Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 30 November 2016

One person died in a mid-morning crash between two trucks on the busy State highway 65 near Springs Junction.

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 25 November 2016

A press release implying a "large aftershock" could hit the West Coast was retracted within an hour last night, prompting criticism from...

- Thursday, 24 November 2016

Disgraced Hokitika chartered accountant Lindsay Smith has started up two new companies, despite being convicted of fraud.