SNA ‘land grab’ fears

The Labour-Greens Government is moving quietly on a new policy that could see up to 35% of remaining private land on the West Coast land classified as a significant natural area (SNA) - possibly with no compensation.

Erosion vexes councillors

The West Coast Regional Council is preparing an 'urgent' report for the Grey District Council on the threat posed by continuing coastal erosion at Cobden - more than two years after a Niwa report pointed out the issue.

West Coast movies on screen

In association with NZ On Screen, the Greymouth Star is now bringing old West Coast footage to a computer near you. The clips hark back...


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