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Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 29 November 2017

It could be back to the drawing board for much of the former National government's West Coast economic action plan, with the new Conservation...

Janna Sherman
- Friday, 10 November 2017

Fox Glacier businesses were scrambling yesterday to make contingencies after a "boil water" notice was issued for the village.

- Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Dogs have been in the news recently and sadly for the wrong reasons. We are keen to reach dog owners to ask for some feedback and have put...

Laura Mills
- Friday, 25 August 2017

Two kea have been killed in the past two days by vehicles near Arthur's Pass, prompting pleas for motorists to slow down.

Viv Logie
- Friday, 07 July 2017

A 3000-strong petition calling for the immediate end to commercial whitebaiting was presented yesterday to the parliamentary primary production...

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Cameras will be set up in the forests near Reefton after some 'curious activity' was noted in the search for the South Island kokako, thought to...

Laura Mills
- Monday, 12 June 2017

Poisoning by 1080 and cyanide around the popular Point Elizabeth Track and Rapahoe beach has outraged dog walkers, who say they now have to keep...

Laura Mills
- Friday, 05 May 2017

The New Zealand Conservation Authority has asked the Department of Conservation to look at controlling the whitebait catch amid widespread...

- Wednesday, 26 April 2017
- Friday, 21 April 2017
Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Greymouth ratepayers will be given a deadline to connect to the town sewerage scheme and it will be strictly enforced, the Grey District Council...

Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 07 February 2017

A 36-year-old woman's survival in bush between Punakaiki and Fox River for the past six weeks was described today as "unbelievable".

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 26 January 2017

Picture courtesy Tara Swan shows what the bird would look like.

Listen to recording of the bird

Viv Logie
- Thursday, 08 December 2016

West Coast Fish and Game have come to the aid of the Paringa Salmon Farm and cafe, which lost as many as 13,000 salmon after intruders tampered...

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 13 September 2016

The company behind the Queenstown and Rotorua gondolas and the Christchurch Casino has announced investigations into a gondola to view the...