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- Thursday, 13 February 2014

Bystanders watched and walked by as a man was hit about the head in a vicious daylight assault in a Greymouth supermarket car park, on Sunday.

- Wednesday, 12 February 2014

A Blaketown man who bent over and ‘mooned’ police with his bare bottom and later tried to bite a constable, was sentenced in the Greymouth...

By Kurt Bayer
- Wednesday, 29 January 2014

A Greymouth hairdresser who admitted a “tail-end Charlie’’ role in a West Coast drug dealing operation today avoided a jail sentence.

By Viv Logie
- Monday, 20 January 2014

Residents of the Marlborough Street area woke to find their cars had been broken into over the weekend, and one discovered their vehicle missing...

- Friday, 13 December 2013

A judge said in the Greymouth District Court yesterday, it was concerning that Whataroa man, Denis Patrick Dennehy was unrepentant about his...

- Wednesday, 11 December 2013

A Christchurch car thief who has moved to the West Coast is having trouble finding a flat and a job due to court reports about her offending, the...

- Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Judge Brian Callaghan said in the Greymouth District Court yesterday that a fisherman’s explanation that he found LSD and methamphetamine in a bus...

By Kurt Bayer
- Thursday, 05 December 2013

A Pike River coalminer who says he turned to drugs after 29 of his mates were killed in the 2010 mining tragedy was yesterday jailed for four-and-...

- Thursday, 05 December 2013

A bereaved son pleaded with the Coroner’s Court yesterday to make ‘keep left’ stickers and other safety warnings mandatory after his father and a...

- Wednesday, 04 December 2013

Two former Rotomanu men allegedly responsible for the deaths of 150 cows and 30 calves that had to be euthanised by veterinarians after their...

- Friday, 29 November 2013

A Greymouth District Court jury took only a little over an hour yesterday to rule in favour of self-litigant Ronald Mark Cocker on a charge of...

By Hamish McNeilly of the Otago Daily Times
- Friday, 29 November 2013

An Oamaru man serving a life sentence for the brutal murder of a Punakaiki pensioner has had his parole postponed for two years.

- Thursday, 21 November 2013

The only way Hokitika police could stop Whenua Phillip Joseph Sweeney from attacking another man on September 13 was to taser him, the Greymouth...

- Thursday, 14 November 2013

A Reefton man is seething after confidential ACC documents about him and five other people were stolen from a car in Nelson.

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 13 November 2013

One of the two dangerous dogs busted out of the Greymouth pound earlier this year has been caught and destroyed after five months on the run.