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Slip causes worry at Fox Glacier

Heavy rain at the weekend washed out the access road to Fox Glacier, just as the tourist season is ramping up.

Fuel thieves make tricky move

Cunning fuel thieves are at work in Westport by cutting the fuel lines to drain the tank of a vehicle rather than the more...

Fight back as Forest and Bird advert screens

West Coast mayors say they are about to unleash an on-line video campaign championing mining, after Forest and Bird upped the ante with glossy...

WMP cuts payout

Westland Milk Products today delivered a sobering blow to farmers as it further lowered the predicted payout range for 2018-19, slashing 40c a kilo.

Bridge closed to trucks; milk convoys take long route

Heavy vehicles are having to take the long road to Taramakau Settlement after serious corrosion was found beneath the William Stewart Bridge across the...

Fork lift used to steal safe

A forklift was used to steal a heavy safe in a brazen burglary of the Do Duck In Bakery in Greymouth in an early...

Appeal to change whitebait meetings

The West Coast Whitebaiters Association has asked the Government to delay drop-in sessions about the future of the fishery until after the season has...

Deputy mayor rescued from bach

Westland deputy mayor Helen Lash is recovering in Grey Base Hospital after she was airlifted from her remote bach on the Waitangitaona River at...

Shape the future of Greymouth

A public forum tonight will give Greymouth residents the opportunity to share ideas on a more "compact" central business district.

Six hour armed incident resolved

A drunk man firing a shotgun outside a Totara Flat house yesterday sparked a full scale armed police response that closed State highway 7...
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