- 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,

Laura Mills - Friday, 27 May 2016

The Government today announced an extra $9.7 million for the new Greymouth Hospital after subcontractor prices came back higher than expected �...

Brendon McMahon - Thursday, 26 May 2016

An icy spat between a couple at the top of the Franz Josef Glacier yesterday nearly saw the man and woman being left out in the cold � by the...

Laura Mills - Thursday, 26 May 2016

The Hokitika promoter of the Haast-Hollyford road says the first investor in the $250 million project has "moved on" but assures they have another...

Laura Mills - Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Cobden residents have been urged to report any suspicious activity following another burglary in the suburb overnight.

Brendon McMahon - Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Proposals to slash existing police positions across the West Coast have been partly reversed with the announcement today of the 'new West Coast...

- Tuesday, 24 May 2016

The owner of a car torched in a Cobden driveway last night has been left fearful.

Janna Sherman - Monday, 23 May 2016

A ruling allowing the demolition of the heritage-listed Renton Hardware building in Hokitika will be fought in court.

Viv Logie - Monday, 23 May 2016

A Greymouth mother who lost her 15-month-old son to trauma last year, has called on the public to join her in a Greymouth 'March for Moko' this...

Brendon McMahon - Friday, 20 May 2016

At least 30 road signs worth $10,000 have been vandalised or stolen in the Grey district in the past three weeks.

Janna Sherman - Friday, 20 May 2016

A mass exodus is expected from around the Westland District Council table, with only three councillors confirming they will stand again at the...

Janna Sherman - Tuesday, 17 May 2016

Hokitika Airport has been spared from losing its sole supply of aviation gasoline.

- Tuesday, 17 May 2016

The Greymouth fishing boat that suffered $350,000 of damage in a suspicious blaze while moored at the wharf early last week, is about to be towed...

Janna Sherman - Monday, 16 May 2016

A $5 million complex is planned at Franz Josef Glacier to re-house about 100 Scenic Circle staff left without a home after flooding at Easter.

- Monday, 16 May 2016

A Cobden teenager with substance abuse problems who burgled the Cobden Fire Station overnight on Saturday was today locked up after he was refused...