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By Julian Lee - Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Local Government Minister Chris Tremain has expressed concern at the proposed 17.5% rates hike for the Westland District Council and has asked...

By Viv Logie - Tuesday, 23 April 2013

The family of a three-year-old Reefton girl savaged about the face by a pitbull-cross dog are appalled that it has not been put down.

By Nicholas McBride - Tuesday, 23 April 2013

The scenic trail through the Mokihinui River gorge has been opened up to cyclists as the latest section of the Old Ghost Road mountainbike route...

By Julian Lee - Tuesday, 23 April 2013

An empty shop in Ross has been revitalised, filling up with motorcycling memorabilia and a range of eclectia.

By Rebekah Fraser - Tuesday, 23 April 2013

The Westland District Council overall rate rise has ballooned out again after a ‘recalculation’.

By Viv Logie - Monday, 22 April 2013

Salvage crews and divers spent the weekend recovering the fishing boat the Lady Anna, which sank last week, from its watery grave near the mouth...

By Nicholas McBride - Monday, 22 April 2013

Hokitika rider Dillon Bennett was the fastest West Coast cyclist across the finish line in the Around Brunner Cycle Ride, amid blustery conditions...

By Julian Lee - Monday, 22 April 2013

An attempt by the Westland Residents’ and Ratepayers’ Group to evict Hokitika businesswoman Jacqui Grant was overwhelmingly rejected by the...

By Laura Mills - Friday, 19 April 2013

A West Coast mother who went into Grey Base Hospital for day surgery came out so badly burned that she spent seven weeks in the burns unit of...

- Friday, 19 April 2013

Former Greymouth man Paul Coll was today named in the New Zealand men’s squash team to compete in the World Team Squash Championships, in France...

By Rebekah Fraser - Friday, 19 April 2013

The long-term efforts of a Regent Theatre volunteer have been recognised with a life membership.

By Viv Logie - Thursday, 18 April 2013

The Cobden surfer who dragged the lifeless body of fishing boat skipper Nicholas Eklund from the Grey River mouth on Tuesday has appealed for...

By Viv Logie - Thursday, 18 April 2013

In a cruel twist of fate the man who leapt into the sea on Tuesday in an attempt to save the drowning skipper of the Lady Anna, returned to shore...

By Nicholas McBride - Thursday, 18 April 2013

Numbers are down and top spots are up for grabs in the Around Brunner Cycle Ride on Saturday.
About 100 fewer riders are entered, and none...

Picture: Rebekah Fraser - Thursday, 18 April 2013

Westland District Council executive assistant Diane Maitland hard at work, after celebrating a major milestone this month — clocking up 30 years...