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By Nicholas McBride - Friday, 04 July 2014

Ag Fest organisers were hoping many thousands of would people turn out from far and wide, as the event opened in Hokitika this morning under clear...

- Thursday, 03 July 2014

Hokitika last month had its warmest June day in 149 years, when the town had just been carved out of the bush by its first hardly settlers.

- Thursday, 03 July 2014

A Hokitika woman who stole $1000 from her employer and $100 from a house, was sentenced to 18 months in prison, although that could be substituted...

By Viv Logie - Wednesday, 02 July 2014

The brother of missing Hokitika man, 35-year-old Corey Stephens, said today he was a happy, spiritual man and a “bit of a MacGyver”.

by Brendon McMahon - Tuesday, 01 July 2014

The final touches to the Reynolds Room Art House Theatre, inside the Hokitika Regent, are being put in place, with an official opening soon.

Brendon McMahon - Monday, 30 June 2014

The theft of three saddles from the West Coast Riding for the Disabled (RDA) school in Hokitika last week has had a happy ending.

By Janna Sherman - Friday, 27 June 2014

The Westland Medical Centre will fall back to one GP from today — just months after a second doctor was reinstated.

By Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 25 June 2014

The West Coast Agfest to be hosted at Cass Square in 10 days time will be more than twice the size of the inaugural festival in 2012.

By Janna Sherman - Monday, 23 June 2014

The Department of Conservation plans to build a new viewing platform to improve visitor safety at the Hokitika Gorge.

Janna Sherman - Thursday, 19 June 2014

The Hokitika Volunteer Fire Brigade has been named as this year’s winner of the Emergency Management Qualification (Emqual) training in excellence...

- Wednesday, 18 June 2014

A 30-year-old Hokitika woman was remanded on bail until July 1 for trying to dishonestly use a Speights Alehouse gift card, in Greymouth.

By Janna Sherman - Tuesday, 17 June 2014

About 3000 athletic visitors will swell the Hokitika population in September as the largest Spring Challenge field yet descends on the town.

By Brendon McMahon - Monday, 16 June 2014

Hokitika will host an international chopping event early next year.
The two-day event on Cass Square on January 17-18 will mark the 100th...

Janna Sherman - Friday, 13 June 2014

Rowers and passengers who took part in a re-enactment on the Hokitika River as part of the town centennial celebrations 50 years ago will be...

Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Another historic Hokitika property is on the market at a ‘bargain’ price.