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By Julian Lee
- Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Local Government Minister Chris Tremain has expressed concern at the proposed 17.5% rates hike for the Westland District Council and has asked...

By Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 23 April 2013

The family of a three-year-old Reefton girl savaged about the face by a pitbull-cross dog are appalled that it has not been put down.

By Nicholas McBride
- Tuesday, 23 April 2013

The scenic trail through the Mokihinui River gorge has been opened up to cyclists as the latest section of the Old Ghost Road mountainbike route...

By Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 23 April 2013

An empty shop in Ross has been revitalised, filling up with motorcycling memorabilia and a range of eclectia.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Tuesday, 23 April 2013

The Westland District Council overall rate rise has ballooned out again after a ‘recalculation’.

By Viv Logie
- Monday, 22 April 2013

Salvage crews and divers spent the weekend recovering the fishing boat the Lady Anna, which sank last week, from its watery grave near the mouth...

By Julian Lee
- Monday, 22 April 2013

An attempt by the Westland Residents’ and Ratepayers’ Group to evict Hokitika businesswoman Jacqui Grant was overwhelmingly rejected by the...

By Laura Mills
- Friday, 19 April 2013

A West Coast mother who went into Grey Base Hospital for day surgery came out so badly burned that she spent seven weeks in the burns unit of...

- Friday, 19 April 2013

Former Greymouth man Paul Coll was today named in the New Zealand men’s squash team to compete in the World Team Squash Championships, in France...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Friday, 19 April 2013

The long-term efforts of a Regent Theatre volunteer have been recognised with a life membership.

By Viv Logie
- Thursday, 18 April 2013

The Cobden surfer who dragged the lifeless body of fishing boat skipper Nicholas Eklund from the Grey River mouth on Tuesday has appealed for...

Picture: Rebekah Fraser
- Thursday, 18 April 2013

Westland District Council executive assistant Diane Maitland hard at work, after celebrating a major milestone this month — clocking up 30 years...

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 17 April 2013

The Greymouth Coastguard took about 45 minutes to get to the wreck of the Lady Anna yesterday morning — after skipper Nicholas Eklund had been...

By Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 17 April 2013

The Lady Anna became the 45th boat to be wrecked off the Greymouth bar, and the skipper’s death yesterday brought the drowning toll to 17.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Wednesday, 17 April 2013

The Westland Ratepayers’ and Residents’ Group will move to gag one of its members tomorrow, with a motion to remove the speaking rights of...