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By Christine Linnell
- Monday, 08 July 2013

A hockey match in Greymouth at the weekend erupted in fisticuffs that left one man with a broken tooth and his assailant under arrest.

- Wednesday, 03 July 2013

A former West Coast man defrauded a Napier supermarket out of $153 at the self-service counter by putting through expensive items like meat and...

- Tuesday, 02 July 2013

It was claimed during sentencing in the Greymouth District Court yesterday the jury that earlier found Matthew Gutberlet’s alleged co-offender not...

- Friday, 28 June 2013

A Westport man’s claim that that he intended to personally use the 8.5kg of cannabis found in his possession was rejected yesterday by a Greymouth...

- Thursday, 27 June 2013

A Westport man told a Greymouth District Court jury yesterday that the 8.5kg of cannabis police found in his home and vehicle was all for his own...

By Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 26 June 2013

A hospital staff member has denied pretending to play a violin when she met a victim of botched surgery in a Greymouth supermarket.

- Tuesday, 25 June 2013

A Reefton man who threatened to blow up Parliament in several letters to high ranking officials or ministers of the Crown was today placed on a...

By Viv Logie
- Friday, 21 June 2013

Armed masked intruders stormed a house near Fox River on Wednesday night, just over a month after another “sinister” home invasion on the Coast...

- Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Jonathon Damien Lokes, 50, of Blaketown, pleaded guilty in the Greymouth District Court today to failing to remain stopped for a police officer on...

By Viv Logie
- Friday, 07 June 2013

Those involved in busting a dangerous dog out of the Greymouth pound earlier this week will face a number of charges, police and the Grey District...

- Friday, 07 June 2013

An attention seeking West Coast man was “entertaining” 28,000 rugby league fans, not offending them, by running naked in Wellington’s ‘Cake Tin’,...

- Thursday, 06 June 2013

A tourist struck with a hammer during a road rage attack in Greymouth, said in his victim impact report that he had travelled through 20 countries...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Thursday, 06 June 2013

Police say they are disappointed with the number of drink-drivers caught on the West Coast over Queen’s Birthday weekend.

- Wednesday, 05 June 2013

A Cobden man who struck his partner in the face and grabbed her by the throat during an argument was yesterday jailed for a year.

- Thursday, 23 May 2013

A woman who has been harassing the directors of the Westland District Council property company was ordered in the Greymouth District Court...