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By TUI BROMLEY - Monday, 11 April 2011

West Coast-Tasman Labour list MP Damien O’Connor sent shockwaves through his own party yesterday by withdrawing from the party list, declaring...

by Andrew Ashton - Monday, 11 April 2011

Protest groups met in Hokitika over the weekend to finalise a strategy to try to halt a planned 1080 poison drop at Blue Spur.

By Viv Logie - Friday, 08 April 2011

Greymouth High School basketballer Cassie O’Donnell, left, along with Courtney Houston watches intently as Tall Black and Nelson Giants...

- Friday, 08 April 2011

A 2009 Father’s Day celebration that escalated into violence and ended with a killing had its final act today, when Tony John Harris was sentenced...

By VIV LOGIE - Wednesday, 06 April 2011

Just a day into the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the mine explosion that killed 29 men four months ago, Pike River Coal has been accused of “...

by Andrew Ashton - Wednesday, 06 April 2011

Liquor outlets and pubs in Westland have been put on notice to clean up their acts and clear their premises of drunks after the Liquor Licensing...

NZPA - Tuesday, 05 April 2011

Pike River Coal cannot afford to meet the requirements of the Royal Commission’s Inquiry into the mining disaster which claimed the lives of 29...

- Tuesday, 05 April 2011

The inaugural Quartzopolis Classic, which will become an annual mountainbiking adventure race based in Reefton, was held on Saturday.

By Andrew Ashton - Tuesday, 05 April 2011

Workmen yesterday frantically tried to remove tonnes of debris from railtracks at Awatuna after heavy rain caused a serious land-slip.

By Tui Bromley - Monday, 04 April 2011

Greymouth police want to urgently hear from victims of a group that is alleged to be dishing out indiscriminate late night beatings to lone...

By Cheryl Riley - Monday, 04 April 2011

Wildfoods Festival Hokitika market day organiser Linda Brake says this year was one of the best and the Gibson Quay location was ideal.

By Viv Logie - Friday, 01 April 2011

Pike River Coal Ltd and its receivers say the mine is still unsafe, four months after an explosion killed 29 men whose bodies still lie under the...

- Friday, 01 April 2011

An arrest warrant was issued in the Greymouth District Court this week when a Christchurch earthquake victim failed to front to answer a series of...

By Cheryl Riley - Friday, 01 April 2011

After more than 20 years on the beat Hokitika policeman Kyle Scott will call it a day today.

By Viv Logie - Thursday, 31 March 2011

An institution that has been part of Runanga for almost 80 years could be lost due to a lack of volunteers.