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- Friday, 13 September 2013

PICTURE: Rebekah Fraser

By Nicholas McBride
- Tuesday, 20 August 2013

The Runanga Area Association will begin fundraising for a feasibility study on the Miners’ Hall as it looks to allow the public back into the...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Thursday, 15 August 2013

The days are numbered for the dilapidated Three Mile Hall, as a battle begins over hall funds.

- Monday, 12 August 2013

Mobile coverage just got better for residents and visitors to the Blackball area, as Vodafone lights up its newly built cell site under the...

By Janna Sherman
- Thursday, 25 July 2013

A replica weigh station building that serviced the Hokitika wharf last century is to be re-created on Gibson Quay.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Thursday, 25 July 2013

After years of lobbying, the Westland District Council has agreed to upgrade the signs at the entrance to the Hokitika central business district...

Picture: Nicholas McBride
- Friday, 12 July 2013

Seven-year-olds Katie Stanford of England, right, and Jessie Baatjies of South Africa were among Greymouth’s 26 newest citizens, while Diana...

By Tui Bromley
- Wednesday, 10 July 2013

It will be high tea at Reefton Hospital on Tuesday, when Phyllis Murtha celebrates her centenary.

Picture: Supplied
- Thursday, 04 July 2013

A recreation of a pre-1900 wallpaper is hanging in Donovan’s Store again.

Picture: Janna Sherman
- Tuesday, 02 July 2013

Members of the Hokitika-Westland RSA Women’s Section enjoy their annual midwinter luncheon at a new temporary meeting venue yesterday.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Wednesday, 26 June 2013

A large collection of wartime memories has been handed over to the Hokitika Museum for safekeeping.

By Janna Sherman
- Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Hokitika war veterans ejected from their earthquake-risk headquarters a fortnight ago, have been taken in by the Hokitika Volunteer Fire Brigade...

By Christine Linnell
- Friday, 14 June 2013

Bruce Bay, Neils Beach and Lake Kaniere will be left in the same boat as Otira if the Westland District Council’s proposed annual plan is adopted...

By Nicholas McBride
- Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Arnott Heights residents hope to convince the Grey District Council to install a pedestrian crossing in the hillside Greymouth suburb, but in the...

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...