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Picture: Julian Lee - Tuesday, 14 May 2013

What is the sound of 100 children biting into an apple at the same time? It is like a giant eating an enormous apple — much louder than you would...

By Nicholas McBride - Monday, 13 May 2013

About 1000 people were knocked out by the high quality action at the Seaside Showdown at Paroa on Saturday night.

By Viv Logie - Monday, 13 May 2013

The Grey District Council says it will prosecute the owner of the bull mastiff dog that ripped a large chunk of flesh from an elderly Runanga man’...

By Tui Bromley - Monday, 13 May 2013

Trustpower says its proposed $185 million hydro power scheme on the Arnold River, east of Greymouth, will get built but not this year or next.

By Nicholas McBride - Monday, 13 May 2013

Greymouth's newest singing sensation Jackie Thomas is back in the fray in the countdown to the winner of X-Factor after being welcomed back last...

- Friday, 10 May 2013

Stunned speechless and on the verge of collapse after he was refused bail, a West Coast man who had racked up his 13th drink-driving conviction...

By Viv Logie - Friday, 10 May 2013

The tent is up, the ring set and the competitors are primed for the start of the Seaside Showdown charity boxing event at Paroa tomorrow night.

- Friday, 10 May 2013

Police are on the hunt for two men who barged their way into a Barrytown home early yesterday morning armed with rifles, leaving the three...

- Friday, 10 May 2013

A 14-year-old visitor to the West Coast was left crying and distressed when a recent import made lewd suggestions to her then slapped her bottom...

By Rebekah Fraser - Friday, 10 May 2013

An application to transform Tudor Street motels into pensioner flats has been publicly notified.

By Rebekah Fraser - Friday, 10 May 2013

Police have withdrawn theft charges laid against a Kaniere pounamu carver after a special marae-based resolution process with Ngai Tahu.

By Tui Bromley - Thursday, 09 May 2013

West Coast Maori have come to an agreement that saves the State the cost of a jury trial and clears one of their own pounamu carvers of theft...

By Nicholas McBride - Thursday, 09 May 2013

Two women who stole from The Warehouse in Greymouth yesterday ended up getting in a lot more trouble than they had bargained for.

- Thursday, 09 May 2013

A Hokitika man who blew a breath-alcohol reading of 1082mg when clocking up his seventh drink-driving conviction has sworn off the booze forever,...

By Julian Lee - Thursday, 09 May 2013

Two Westland district councillors are riled with Mayor Maureen Pugh after she changed articles they had written for the quarterly ratepayers’...