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By Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 09 April 2013

Veteran Greymouth GP Dr Keith Kibblewhite has died, aged 85.

By Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 09 April 2013

Three anonymous Facebook pages that popped up on-line featuring vicious gossip about West Coast people have been taken down.

Mark Price of the Otago Daily Times
- Tuesday, 09 April 2013

Four New Zealand climbers, including expedition leader Rob Frost, previously of Fox Glacier, are preparing to tackle a remote, unclimbed peak in...

Picture: Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 08 April 2013

In a sombre ceremony on Saturday, two more names were added to the Greymouth fishing tragedy memorial, as friends and family gathered at the...

By Julian Lee
- Monday, 08 April 2013

In the week that the world celebrated 40 years of cellphones, and 20 years after they became commonplace in New Zealand, on Friday modern...

- Friday, 08 February 2013

A few of the 825 hungry athletes and their supporters tuck in for the ‘last supper’ at the Kumara Memorial Hall yesterday

Nicholas McBride
- Friday, 08 February 2013

Dunollie coalminer Ivan Davidson will tie up his running shoes tomorrow and line up at the start of Buller Half-Marathon for the 31st time —...

Nicholas McBride
- Friday, 08 February 2013

Dunollie coalminer Ivan Davidson will tie up his running shoes tomorrow and line up at the start of Buller Half-Marathon for the 31st time —...

Laura Mills
- Friday, 08 February 2013

Laura Mills

It cost $4000 to fly a “well-known Nelson climber” out of the South Westland bush last evening, in what police say was an abuse...

- Friday, 28 December 2012

by Rebekah Fraser
The run of stellar weather in Hokitika has had an unpleasant side effect — stinking sewage ponds at the northern entrance...

- Friday, 28 December 2012

Laura Mills

Christine Linnell
- Friday, 28 December 2012

Kumara township is due to get cellphone coverage just in time for the Speight’s Coast to Coast race in February, as both Telecom and Vodafone...

Paul McBride
- Friday, 28 December 2012

The old Greymouth High School hostel is slowly descending into rubble. Once cleared, the site adjoining Grey Base Hospital will be

- Monday, 24 December 2012

Christmas Day on the West Coast is set to be a stunner, with sunshine and a high of 23degC forecast.
Nelson Weather said it expects the day...

- Monday, 24 December 2012

by Rebekah Fraser
A new kiosk at the Hokitika Cemetery that commemorates the history ‘up the hill’ was unveiled on Saturday.