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- Tuesday, 03 September 2013

A Westport drug dealer was sentenced in the Greymouth District Court on Friday to nine months’ home detention and 150 hours of community work.

- Friday, 30 August 2013

A Greymouth man appearing on his 11th drink-driving charge was told it was not police who were “ruining lives”, but himself.

- Thursday, 29 August 2013

A Hokitika man claimed in the Greymouth District Court on Tuesday that a reaction to medication was responsible for his theft of a gold nugget...

- Wednesday, 28 August 2013

A Greymouth man who shot a teenage girl with a pellet from an air gun said he had not realised how much it would hurt.

- Tuesday, 27 August 2013

A Hokitika man who stabbed an associate in the neck with a kitchen fork was told in the Greymouth District Court yesterday that he was fortunate...

By Viv Logie
- Monday, 26 August 2013

Two Greymouth schools and a daycare centre were placed in lock-down at lunchtime today after students reported seeing an armed man wandering...

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 14 August 2013

Burglars in Greymouth have targeted a second sports clubrooms in a week, both times walking out with flat-screen televisions and other gear.

- Thursday, 08 August 2013

A West Coast woman told the Greymouth District Court this week of the horror of discovering the elderly neighbour that all the local children...

- Tuesday, 06 August 2013

A Ross man who was stealing money from behind the bar of a local hotel was caught out by a marked $20 bill.

- Monday, 05 August 2013

A Darfield man who committed a violent and prolonged attack on a Runanga woman was remanded on bail for sentencing after he

- Friday, 02 August 2013

Police are investigating an assault at Greymouth High School yesterday afternoon that left an 18-year-old with a split lip. The alleged assailant...

- Wednesday, 31 July 2013

An English coalminer was lured to the West Coast four years ago with the promise of better wages and working conditions at Solid Energy’s Spring...

- Wednesday, 31 July 2013

A West Coast couple now living in Christchurch vacated not guilty pleas the Greymouth District Court yesterday to numerous charges of drug dealing...

- Tuesday, 30 July 2013

A Cobden man told the volunteer fire brigade to turn off their sirens and ‘f... off” and then assaulted a policeman who asked him to calm down,...

- Tuesday, 30 July 2013

The alleged owner of the bull mastiff dog that attacked a Runanga pensioner on May 1, tearing away the flesh down to the bone, today pleaded not...