- 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,

Viv Logie - Friday, 12 February 2016

Greymouth's last public bus service will carry its last passenger at the end of this month.

Laura Mills - Friday, 12 February 2016

The West Coast District Health Board today slammed delays to the new Greymouth Hospital due to a $1.3 million cost overrun, and says cutting any...

- Thursday, 11 February 2016

State-owned Solid Energy bosses have told a Parliamentary select committee that a decision on the future of the Stockton opencast mine in Buller...

- Thursday, 11 February 2016

A West Coast man was sentenced to eight months' home detention when he admitted possessing child sex abuse pictures, including some of babies.

Janna Sherman - Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Students are unlikely to return to Westland High School until next week after the devastating fire, which wiped out the assembly hall, staffroom...

Laura Mills - Wednesday, 10 February 2016

The Australian parent company of Greymouth rubbish contractor Subloos is in financial administration.

Janna Sherman - Tuesday, 09 February 2016

Volunteer firefighters worked an all night vigil to put out hot spots in the remains of the Westland High School assembly hall, administration...

Janna Sherman - Tuesday, 09 February 2016

A sit-in was under way in Hokitika this morning to try to stop the controversial move of the 102-year-old Pioneer Statue.

Viv Logie - Friday, 05 February 2016

A drunk 14-year-old boy spent the night in the care of the Greymouth police after they found him in a "very intoxicated" state in Cobden.

Janna Sherman - Thursday, 04 February 2016

A Kumara goldfish pond was almost wiped out after chlorine was added to the town water supply without notice.

- Thursday, 04 February 2016

A convicted Hokitika fraudster could lose his home when he reappears in the Greymouth District Court next month.

Viv Logie - Wednesday, 03 February 2016

Sizzling temperatures on the West Coast - unofficially reaching 43degC in inland areas - have people questioning the accuracy of the cool, wet El...

Laura Mills - Wednesday, 03 February 2016

Plans for the new $68 million Greymouth Hospital are on hold due to a cost overrun of
$1.3 million, angering West Coast leaders.

Ben Aulakh - Tuesday, 02 February 2016

The West Coast's first economic development manager says he plans to gauge the views of 100 key players and hold public forums to guide the future...