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Future of Reefton’s last mill in doubt

Reefton's last sawmill is under stress, with eight remaining employees being consulted about their future and redundancies in the wind as early as next...

Public meeting on waste plant

A public meeting has been called for Hokitika next week to discuss the proposed waste to energy plant.

Reefton bids to become first 1080-free town

Reefton is endeavouring to become the first 1080-free town in New Zealand.

Railway platform extension detailed

A start on extending the Greymouth Railway Station platform will begin in November, as part of a previously announced $40 million investment in the...

Cricketer from Coast stock

England's man of the match and lynchpin in their nail-biting win over the New Zealand Black Caps in the cricket World Cup this morning,...

Yili sale – what now?

A lot of West Coast farmers woke up today relieved at the prospect of paying off their crippling debt from the sale of Westland...

Yili – farmers vote ‘yes’

Breaking news - Westland Milk shareholders have voted 'yes' to the Yili sale. Full story in today's Star.

New laundry opens

A new 24-hour self-service laundromat has opened in Greymouth -- the 75th in a nationwide chain of laundries.

Oceana gold gives $250,000 to Reefton

Oceana Gold, which extracted $1 billion of gold from the Globe-Progress Mine, has given $250,000 to the Reefton community as a 'legacy' project.

Pugh heads London-bound netball team

Parliament's inter-party netball team, co-captained by West Coast-based National Party list MP Maureen Pugh, is heading to London to test their skills against a...
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