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By Janna Sherman
- Wednesday, 04 June 2014

Hokitika’s Colleen Freitas has been honoured with a Queen’s Service Medal in recognition of her service to the elderly community.

By Janna Sherman
- Monday, 26 May 2014

Hokitika Lions Club president-elect Jim Butzbach, left, Hokitika Goldrush 150 committee vice-chairman David Verrall and Micheal McEwen, of...

By Viv Logie
- Monday, 12 May 2014

The Greymouth Volunteer Fire Bridge had to be called in to rescue Coire the black labrador from an abandoned mine shaft in bush at the top of...

By Janna Sherman
- Friday, 09 May 2014

Hokitika Goldrush 150 committee members Winona Dowell, left, and Anne Routhan with one of the colourful hanging baskets they hope to see brighten...

By Janna Sherman
- Thursday, 08 May 2014

Max Dowell looks over what remains of the two former Pioneer Statue seats which were vandalised last month and had been set for the scrapyard.

Brendan McMahon
- Friday, 02 May 2014

Brendon McMahon
of the Hokitika Guardian

Plans for Chinese gardens at Ross and Kumara are inching ahead, with the project now hinging...

Laura Mills
- Monday, 28 April 2014

Laura Mills

Ngai Tahu Property Ltd has been negotiating as a possibly private investor in the $60 million replacement Greymouth Hospital....

Janna Sherman
- Monday, 28 April 2014

by Janna Sherman
The future of the Hokitika Pioneer Statue will be back before the Westland District Council next month.

- Tuesday, 22 April 2014

About 70 descendants of the pioneering Thorpe family of Woodstock got back together at the weekend to celebrate the arrival of Frederick and Rose-...

Picture: Maria Russell
- Thursday, 10 April 2014

The Anglican Bishop of Christchurch, Victoria Matthews, joins Hokitika vicar Rev Viviene Harber and members of the congregation outside St Peter’s...

By Nicholas McBride
- Friday, 04 April 2014

The Greymouth Community Sunday Market has celebrated its first birthday, but whether it lasts another year will depend on the amount of support it...

By Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 20 March 2014

Waitaha Valley residents worried their narrow road is an accident waiting to happen will meet with Westland District Council representatives and...

By Laura Mills
- Friday, 07 March 2014

Greymouth will return to its roots in July with a ‘goldrush’ to celebrate the town’s 150th anniversary.

By Janna Sherman
- Thursday, 27 February 2014

An early settlers memorial proposed for Gibson Quay has been slowed down by the Westland District Council to allow more public consultation.

By Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 24 February 2014

What seemed like an obstacle has resulted in the donation of land for the new Chinese memorial garden, in Kumara.