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By Julian Lee
- Friday, 14 June 2013

A $1.6 million bill to bring St Mary’s Church up to earthquake resistant standards has rocked the Hokitika Catholic parish — and the Christchurch...

By Viv Logie
- Friday, 14 June 2013

The elderly victim of a savage dog attack that left the flesh hanging from his arm is livid that the dog is back on the streets, illegally, and...

By Christine Linnell
- Friday, 14 June 2013

Bruce Bay, Neils Beach and Lake Kaniere will be left in the same boat as Otira if the Westland District Council’s proposed annual plan is adopted...

By Laura Mills
- Thursday, 13 June 2013

Hokitika residents will be asked with urgency whether they want to finance sea protection works, with the next king tides due to batter the town...

By Laura Mills
- Thursday, 13 June 2013

If Hokitika does form a rating district to fund rockwork, some tough decisions will be needed over how to pay for it.

Picture: Nicholas McBride
- Thursday, 13 June 2013

Tai Poutini Polytechnic culinary arts students Ebony Heslan, left, and Amy Mora with the hangi feast students prepared for the Matariki...

- Thursday, 13 June 2013

A West Coast company, Moir Farms Maimai Ltd, was convicted in the Greymouth District Court last week after admitting seven dirty dairying charges...

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Maritime New Zealand has decided to not prosecute the Nelson tramper who activated his emergency beacon because he was running late.

By Nicholas McBride
- Wednesday, 12 June 2013

A West Coast reunion for the Ministry of Works is being considered, 25 years after the once familiar government department was privatised.

- Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Westpower threw the switch yesterday on the Amethyst River hydro electric power scheme, at Hari Hari.

By Tui Bromley
- Tuesday, 11 June 2013

The Runanga Residents’ Association came under fire at a Grey District Council meeting last night for potentially exposing ratepayers to a massive...

By Tui Bromley
- Monday, 10 June 2013

Eighty percent of submissions to the Grey District Council’s draft annual plan meeting tomorrow which relate to History House museum are in favour...

By Julian Lee
- Monday, 10 June 2013

Otira residents are furious with the Westland District Council for planning to take their waste trailer bin away, leaving them with a 114km round...

By Viv Logie
- Thursday, 06 June 2013

Grey district aquatic centre staff were astonished this morning when a four-year-old boy arrived for an early morning dip.

By Laura Mills
- Thursday, 06 June 2013

A stone from Waiuta will be laid over the grave of a West Coast airman shot down over The Netherlands during World War Two.