- 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,

- Friday, 24 June 2016

The Government has no plans to support the proposed Haast-Hollyford road unless the project passes through standard land transport planning...

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 23 June 2016

A "psycho" visitor who wreaked havoc in Arthur's Pass recently, leaving volunteer firefighters to detain him for 90 minutes until police arrived,...

Filmed by Dythaniel Hart - Wednesday, 22 June 2016
- Tuesday, 21 June 2016

A former Greymouth woman has published a no-holds barred novel, G-string and all, about the two decades she spent as a stripper.

Laura Mills - Monday, 20 June 2016

The West Coast Regional Council has found its new chief executive in-house, appointing its planning and operations group manager Mike Meehan to...

Brendon McMahon - Friday, 17 June 2016

A vicious dog bit a chunk out of a mother's arm to the bone as she stepped in to save her two young children when it rushed at them while visiting...

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 16 June 2016

The driver of a car which crashed on the outskirts of Runanga late last night was taken to hospital with moderate to serious injuries.

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 16 June 2016

A Grey Valley woman was taken to hospital after being attacked by a dog late yesterday.

Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 15 June 2016

The Greymouth central business district will get free wifi within the year.

Laura Mills - Tuesday, 14 June 2016

Westland Mayor Mike Havill's son is on stage at the Rural Bachelor contest at Fieldays, leaving his amused father on extra dairy farm duties.

- Monday, 13 June 2016

Former Grey Main pupil and young entrepreneur Jake Millar has met his idol Sir Richard Branson.

Viv Logie - Monday, 13 June 2016

Police will reassess their search options at the end of today if they do not find Hari Hari toddler Emily Saunders, who was swept away in the...

Brendon McMahon - Friday, 10 June 2016

The Hari Hari community was rallying today, as bad weather continued to hamper a search for two people - one a toddler - tragically swept away...

Janna Sherman - Friday, 10 June 2016

A $6 million expansion is planned for Hokitika's Beachfront Hotel, including the addition of up to 30 new beachfront rooms and a new restaurant....