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By Janna Sherman - Monday, 15 September 2014

The St Andrew’s United Church began a new era yesterday with the commissioning of a ministry team to replace long-serving Hokitika minister John...

- Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Homegrown Hokitika band Big Wheelie and the Hubcaps will notch up 29 years on the West Coast music scene with an anniversary concert this Friday...

By Brendon McMahon - Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Proposed staff changes at the Hokitika Police Station have been “withdrawn”.

By Janna Sherman - Thursday, 04 September 2014

West Coast - and possibly New Zealand - construction history has been made in Hokitika with an almost 100-tonne lift as the massive concrete panel...

By Laura Mills - Wednesday, 03 September 2014

A Hokitika widow who nursed her husband after his return from the Vietnam War features in a new book on the war, to be launched this afternoon in...

By Janna Sherman - Wednesday, 03 September 2014

The first 24m-high structural wall for the new drier 7 tower was lifted into place at the Hokitika dairy factory site yesterday.

By Paul McBride - Tuesday, 02 September 2014

Hokitika nonagenarian Wyn McMullan looks over her hand in the annual New Zealand 45s Tournament, held in Greymouth at the weekend.

By Janna Sherman - Monday, 01 September 2014

Bricklayer Alan Packham replaces broken and loose blocks on the wall surrounding the Hudson and Price pioneer memorial stone site, as work...

- Friday, 29 August 2014

A 19-year-old from Hokitika who stole 20 boxes of girl guide biscuits and was also found in possession of cannabis was given 100 hours community...

- Thursday, 28 August 2014

Police have released the name of the man who died in a 16m fall from the Beachfront Hotel, in Hokitika on Saturday night.
He was Geoffrey...

- Thursday, 28 August 2014

Westland Milk Products yesterday slashed its forecast payout for the second time in a matter of weeks.

- Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Police say they are unable to release the name of the Canterbury man who fell to his death after tumbling from the third floor of the Beachfront...

By Janna Sherman - Friday, 22 August 2014

A vintage fire truck is to become a feature in the refurbished old Hokitika fire station.

By Janna Sherman - Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Governor-general Sir Jerry Mateparae has been confirmed as the guest of honour for the Hokitika sesquicentennial celebrations in December.

By Janna Sherman - Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Whiskers are flourishing in Hokitika as more and more men take on the rugged look of old-time gold diggers in time for the town’s approaching...