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- Friday, 03 May 2013

Tarsha Hunt with her St John Grand Prior’s award, alongside the Governor General Sir Jerry Mateparae. The Greymouth teenager received the award at...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Friday, 03 May 2013

Frank, the reliable and patient horse for the West Coast Riding for the Disabled (RDA), is in line for a top honour — horse of the year.

By Viv Logie
- Thursday, 02 May 2013

A bull mastiff dog bowled an elderly Runanga man over and tore a large chunk out of his arm — to the bone — in a horror, unprovoked attack...

By Nicholas McBride
- Thursday, 02 May 2013

Westport will have a loud voice at the Youth Parliament this year, with three Buller High School students selected as representatives.

By Julian Lee
- Thursday, 02 May 2013

Hokitika is raring up for its 150th birthday bash at the end of 2014, and locals are already working behind the scenes feverishly planning the...

By Tui Bromley
- Wednesday, 01 May 2013

Australian-based Bathurst Resouces is shedding staff and withdrawing exploratory drilling rigs from the Denniston Plateau as the struggle to work...

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 01 May 2013

A former Greymouth woman is cooking up a storm on the TV One cooking talent show Masterchef New Zealand.

By Julian Lee
- Wednesday, 01 May 2013

A Hokitika business owner is frustrated that the Westland District Council would not allow him to help fix the rapidly eroding foreshore without...

By Nicholas McBride
- Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Greymouth singing sensation Jackie Thomas has been singled out by the judges as a potential winner after a standout performance on television...

By Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Police have caught the boy who ripped off the grieving son of drowned Greymouth fisherman Nicholas Eklund, and then went on a spending spree at...

By Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Westland District Property Ltd has served legal papers on three people associated with the Westland Residents’ and Ratepayers’ Group over claims...

By Tui Bromley
- Monday, 29 April 2013

A late bid from a Paroa couple has saved Greymouth’s Australasian Hotel from following in the footsteps of several other West Coast pubs that have...

- Monday, 29 April 2013

Westport and Carters Beach residents were today advised to avoid washing their clothes with discoloured tap water from the town supply, although...

- Monday, 29 April 2013

Officials from the New Zealand Olympic Committee paid a return visit to the marae at Bruce Bay on Friday, to personally thank Ngati Mahaki for...

By Viv Logie
- Friday, 26 April 2013

West Coasters young and old marched in Anzac Day parades yesterday to remember those who died in battle.