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By Nicholas McBride
- Thursday, 20 June 2013

Half of the Whataroa store roof was blown off, and a flight into Hokitika had to be turned around, as gusting winds buffeted the southern West...

By Julian Lee
- Thursday, 20 June 2013

The Hokitika Chartered Club has offered the RSA a free home after Westland District Property Ltd tried to kick the veterans out of their clubrooms...

By Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 19 June 2013

The West Coast District Health Board has apologised after it posted two pages of a woman’s private medical records to the wrong person.

- Wednesday, 19 June 2013

The former Department of Labour, which wanted former Pike River Coal chief executive Peter Whittall’s case heard in Greymouth, says it is “...

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 19 June 2013

Three wheelchair-bound women made history on the Tranz Alpine train trip from Christchurch to Greymouth this week after Kiwi Rail installed hoists...

- Wednesday, 19 June 2013

Christchurch police have released a photograph of a 55-year-old Christchurch man missing since last Friday, saying it is possible he is somewhere...

By Nicholas McBride
- Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Forecasters have told the West Coast to brace for cold winds and dropping temperatures tomorrow, prompting calls for farmers to be ready to move...

- Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Ousted X-Factor contestant Anna Wilson says she believes Greymouth songstress Jackie Thomas is the favourite to win the show.

By Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 18 June 2013

The Westland District Council is being sued $773,000 by Franz Josef heliport operators who say the council “deceptively” squeezed them out of the...

By Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Westland District Council staff suddenly decided to kick veterans out of the earthquake-risk Hokitika RSA building late last week despite an...

By Laura Mills and Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 17 June 2013

The trial of former Pike River Coal chief executive Peter Whittall relating to the 2010 mining disaster that claimed 29 lives will be moved to...

By Laura Mills
- Monday, 17 June 2013

The Hari Hari community is reeling after a 17-year-old girl died at the weekend — the second sudden death there of a young woman in less than a...

Picture: Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 17 June 2013

Cheryl Sheedy and John O’Brien were recognised on Friday for 20 years’ service as members of the St John Fellowship, with a special lunch at the...

By Julian Lee
- Monday, 17 June 2013

Ross folk are preparing to search for the overgrown and long-forgotten remains of a lost Chinese settlement, to open it up to tourists.

Picture: Julian Lee
- Monday, 17 June 2013

Hokitika RSA veterans are now without a home, as the Westland District Council announced the closure of their Sewell Street clubrooms late last...