- Wednesday, 01 July 2015

After 148 years of publication, the Greymouth Star has joined the digital age, offering the additional option of reading your daily newspaper on-line by way of computer, tablet or smartphone — instantly, anywhere in the world.
The paper’s founding father and editor, Snyder Browne, who had to hand-set in rough premises in Waite Street every line of type for the first eight pages of the Greymouth Evening Star on March 18,

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 27 October 2016

Angry shareholders have called for heads to roll at the top of Westland Milk Products, with a pending vote of no confidence in the board...

Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Supervisors of a Hokitika police officer who tasered a mentally unwell man for a second time as he lay on the ground, have been rapped over the...

Lisa Rangi - Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Organisers of the Greymouth Motorcycle Street Races are forging ahead with plans to return in 2017, after a Nelson competitor died following a...

Laura Mills - Friday, 21 October 2016

A draft report into an incident in which two West Coast women complained of ongoing illness after they were caught in the middle of an aerial 1080...

Laura Mills - Thursday, 20 October 2016

A group of Greymouth business owners has come up with concept plans for a street roof as a way to draw more tourists and locals into the central...

Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Five people have been charged after the "aggressive robbery" of several overseas tourists in campervans parked in Cobden overnight on Monday.

Laura Mills - Tuesday, 18 October 2016

The number of West Coast suicides has peaked at the highest level since records began nine years ago.

Brendon McMahon - Monday, 17 October 2016

Photos of the victim of a serious assault which were splattered over a private Facebook page in Greymouth last week is being investigated by the...

Laura Mills - Friday, 14 October 2016

Police are investigating after a man was attacked at the Z Energy service station in Greymouth in broad daylight yesterday.

Colin Williscroft - Thursday, 13 October 2016

An outbreak of parvovirus has proved fatal for some Greymouth dogs.

Viv Logie - Wednesday, 12 October 2016

The West Coast rugby player who underwent emergency brain surgery after collapsing straight after a Heartland Championship match against Poverty...

Brendon McMahon - Tuesday, 11 October 2016

An old railway house at Otira razed by fire early today was not insured.

Brendon McMahon - Monday, 10 October 2016

Nearly 80 years of collective council table experience has been swept away in the Grey District Council elections.

Brendon McMahon - Friday, 30 September 2016

A glacier guide from Franz Josef was caught in a glacier avalanche in the remote Landsborough Valley yesterday, but managed to 'swim' through the...