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- Thursday, 09 May 2013

Whataroa School is changing shape fast, with workers constructing a smart new library out the front of the school. The library will be shared by...

By Viv Logie - Wednesday, 08 May 2013

West Coast leaders say Finance Minister Bill English’s questioning of the viability of Solid Energy is short-sighted, even as the company today...

- Wednesday, 08 May 2013

A Greymouth man who tried to throttle a policeman and held a female constable on the ground by her ponytail was yesterday jailed for nine months...

By Rebekah Fraser - Wednesday, 08 May 2013

Claims posted in an on-line register against two key members of Westland District Property Ltd — general manager Bruce Smith and chairman Durham...

- Wednesday, 08 May 2013

Poachers caught hunting without licences and with lead shot marred the opening weekend of the duck season on the West Coast.

By Christine Linnell - Tuesday, 07 May 2013

A four-year-old boy and his mother spent a cold night stuck at the bottom of a steep bank at Ahaura after the boy slid to the bottom yesterday and...

APNZ - Tuesday, 07 May 2013

A District Court judgment on the conviction of the company that owned Pike River Mine shows it was directly responsible for the explosions that...

By Julian Lee - Tuesday, 07 May 2013

At a time when people change jobs like they change their clothes, milk tanker driver Jim Morrison has just celebrated 30 years with Westland Milk...

By Tui Bromley and APNZ - Monday, 06 May 2013

The widow of the Greymouth man who died along with eight others when a Skydive New Zealand plane plunged to the ground and exploded in a fireball...

- Monday, 06 May 2013

Jordan Pinnock scooped the pool at the Greymouth Senior Athletic Club recent awards presentations.

By Christine Linnell - Friday, 03 May 2013

A new lobby group calling itself Environment West Coast has emerged from a pro-mining meeting held in Westport earlier this week.

- Friday, 03 May 2013

The national news media was back in Pike River Mine frenzy mode for a short while last night, with tv and radio stations reporting that the doomed...

- Friday, 03 May 2013

Tarsha Hunt with her St John Grand Prior’s award, alongside the Governor General Sir Jerry Mateparae. The Greymouth teenager received the award at...

By Rebekah Fraser - Friday, 03 May 2013

Frank, the reliable and patient horse for the West Coast Riding for the Disabled (RDA), is in line for a top honour — horse of the year.

By Viv Logie - Thursday, 02 May 2013

A bull mastiff dog bowled an elderly Runanga man over and tore a large chunk out of his arm — to the bone — in a horror, unprovoked attack...