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By Paul McBride
- Tuesday, 28 May 2013

West Coast home-grown Melbourne Storm NRL player Slade Griffin took time out to relax and catch up with family and friends in Greymouth at the...

By Christine Linnell
- Tuesday, 28 May 2013

The Greymouth VTNZ vehicle testing station will vacate its Gresson Street premises by the end of the week due to an 18% earthquake score from an...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Tuesday, 28 May 2013

After a decade around the Westland District Council table, Cr Kyle Scott will make a bid for the mayoralty this year.

Picture: Christine Linnell
- Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Rodney Eatwell, with son John and grandson Fergus, donated the carved walking stick of World War One rifleman Samuel Frickleton VC to Grey...

Picture: Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Rex and Jackie Scott enjoy a ‘last breakfast’ in the Soroptomists’ shelter, as the waves ate away the foreshore yesterday. The shelter looks like...

By Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 27 May 2013

Former Greymouth woman Paula Saengthian-Ngam has jumped out of the frying pan and into the final two of Master Chef New Zealand.

By Laura Mills
- Monday, 27 May 2013

Conservation Minister Nick Smith went against his own department’s advice to grant an access agreement for the proposed Denniston open-cast...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Monday, 27 May 2013

Hokitika property owners could find themselves digging into their own pockets to pay for beachfront erosion protection work.

By Julian Lee
- Monday, 27 May 2013

Police have appealed for witnesses to a tragic fire at Kaniere that claimed the life of a local father-of-two, early on Saturday morning.

By Christine Linnell
- Friday, 24 May 2013

Initial plans for a $4-5 million redevelopment of the Railway-Royal hotel block in Greymouth imagine a revitalised area that preserves historic...

- Friday, 24 May 2013

A Mass was celebrated last Thursday to inaugurate the new Catholic parish of Greymouth, with the amalgamation of the Kumara, Runanga-Cobden, Grey...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Friday, 24 May 2013

The Wildfoods Festival is in for some major changes for its 25th birthday next year in a bid to turn around its poor performance, both financially...

By Nicholas McBride
- Friday, 24 May 2013

With the paint barely dry on the Taramakau Bridge, more work is slated for the newly red bridge, painted in the style of San Francisco’s Golden...

By Laura Mills
- Thursday, 23 May 2013

Conservation Minister Dr Nick Smith has granted an access agreement for a controversial open-cast coalmine on the Denniston Plateau, but soothed...

By Nicholas McBride
- Thursday, 23 May 2013

The streets of Greymouth will welcome back the sound of horns for the Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast Brass Band Contest this weekend.