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- Thursday, 01 February 2018

Due to the storm, some paperboys and girls may not deliver today. If you do not receive your paper, you will receive two tomorrow. Thank you for...

Brendon McMahon - Friday, 24 November 2017

Sightings of a dripping wet person in Hokitika early yesterday morning are being keenly sought by police.

Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Rescuers spent several hours in a "bizarre" rescue yesterday evening after two teenage girls became stuck in quicksand up to their waists in the...

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 28 September 2017

After a rocky couple of years Westland Milk Products is on the road to recovery but with just a $29,000 profit for the last financial year it...

Janna Sherman - Wednesday, 06 September 2017

The close knit Arahura Pa was in clean-up mode this morning after a destructive tornado ripped through the settlement.

Brendon McMahon - Friday, 09 June 2017

A man was arrested at a Kaniere Forks property inland from Hokitika last night for allegedly manufacturing methamphetamine (P).

Janna Sherman - Monday, 22 May 2017

An Indian-owned and Auckland-based cake decorating company will bow out of two water plant contracts it had been awarded by the Westland District...

Janna Sherman - Wednesday, 03 May 2017

The two Hokitika men injured in a microlight crash at the Hokitika Airport last month could return home as early as today.

- Tuesday, 02 May 2017

A young man who today admitted supplying alcohol to a minor who then died in a binge drinking game at Lake Kaniere, was discharged without...

Brendon McMahon - Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Up to 16 unionised jobs could go under a 'jobs review' by Westland Milk Products but the co-operative is still quiet about the total number of...

Laura Mills - Tuesday, 21 February 2017

The Department of Conservation proposes fencing off coastal land on a dairy farm just north of Hokitika in a bid to save a near-extinct species of...

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...

Janna Sherman - Friday, 28 October 2016

A kayaker walked ashore after being rescued by Hokitika Surf Rescue volunteer Liam Anderson yesterday afternoon.

Brendon McMahon - Monday, 22 August 2016

Brendon McMahon
A trio of "totally unprepared" young men - including one in gumboots - sparked a wasted search and rescue call-out on the...

Janna Sherman - Monday, 15 August 2016

Two Christchurch men who were hunted down after they allegedly made off with over $20,000 in cash and other property from vehicles at the Hokitika...