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By Brendon McMahon - Monday, 12 May 2014

The Westland District Council risks the sack if it puts off dealing to its debt any longer, the mayor says.

By Janna Sherman - Friday, 09 May 2014

Hokitika Goldrush 150 committee members Winona Dowell, left, and Anne Routhan with one of the colourful hanging baskets they hope to see brighten...

By Janna Sherman - Thursday, 08 May 2014

Max Dowell looks over what remains of the two former Pioneer Statue seats which were vandalised last month and had been set for the scrapyard.

By Janna Sherman - Wednesday, 07 May 2014

The Westland District Council’s trading company Westland Holdings Ltd and its beleaguered property company subsidiary have been axed.

By Brendon McMahon - Tuesday, 06 May 2014

The West Coast Wildneress Trail is open for business despite storm damage, although one section requires “significant remedial work” over at least...

Brendan McMahon - Friday, 02 May 2014

Brendon McMahon
of the Hokitika Guardian

Plans for Chinese gardens at Ross and Kumara are inching ahead, with the project now hinging...

Janna Sherman - Friday, 02 May 2014

by Janna Sherman
A $1.5 million upgrade has finally been confirmed for the Hokitika rest home.

Ben Aulakh - Friday, 02 May 2014

Ben Aulakh

A host of explanations have been offered for a number of ghostly white objects, photographed above the Hokitika Airport just...

By Janna Sherman - Thursday, 01 May 2014

A $1.5 million upgrade has finally been confirmed for the Hokitika rest home.

By Janna Sherman - Tuesday, 29 April 2014

A majority of St Mary’s Catholic Church parishioners have swung in favour of building a new church.

Janna Sherman - Monday, 28 April 2014

by Janna Sherman
The future of the Hokitika Pioneer Statue will be back before the Westland District Council next month.

By Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 24 April 2014

A database of Westland army personnel who served overseas between 1914 and 1918 has brought together more than 1400 names.

ODT - Tuesday, 22 April 2014

New Zealand paralympian, former Hokitika teenager Holly Robinson, now studying in Dunedin, struck gold at the 2014 IPC Athletic Grand Pix, in...

- Tuesday, 22 April 2014

About 70 descendants of the pioneering Thorpe family of Woodstock got back together at the weekend to celebrate the arrival of Frederick and Rose-...

By Tui Bromley - Tuesday, 22 April 2014

It was a race against the clock yesterday as volunteers worked frantically to weatherproof scores of homes left exposed to the elements when the...