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Laura Mills
- Friday, 20 October 2017

A thumbs up from across the aisle of an aeroplane told West Coast-Tasman MP Labour's Damien O'Connor he was part of the new Government.

- Thursday, 19 October 2017

Winston Peters has just announced he has chosen to go with Labour.
He said he would not reveal details of the negotiations tonight.
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Janna Sherman and Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 19 October 2017

A Ruatapu home was razed by fire early yesterday evening, the latest in a string of house fires that have gutted properties in Greymouth and...

- Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Seventeen additional areas on the West Coast have been included in the Government's ultrafast broadband programme (UFB), Chorus announced...

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 16 October 2017

A 'please explain' from the Grey District Council about slow progress with the Runanga Miners' Hall restoration saw the hall trust making haste on...

Viv Logie
- Friday, 13 October 2017

A Dunollie family is traumatised after their entire flock of 33 chickens - many of them champion show birds - was killed in a frenzied suspected...

- Thursday, 12 October 2017

The Buller District Council announced today it would have to hold a by-election in the Seddon Ward, after learning Cr Martin Hill is not a New...

- Wednesday, 11 October 2017
Brendon McMahon
- Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Rescuers spent several hours in a "bizarre" rescue yesterday evening after two teenage girls became stuck in quicksand up to their waists in the...

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Whitebait was not the only thing running in the Grey River this morning as fishermen dodged an oil or diesel slick - followed by a dump of raw...

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 09 October 2017

Whitebait season tempers have flared again, with West Coast police summonsing three people for "bullying and threatening" behaviour in two...

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 28 September 2017

After a rocky couple of years Westland Milk Products is on the road to recovery but with just a $29,000 profit for the last financial year it...

Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Laura Mills
- Monday, 25 September 2017

Labour has regained a lot of its traditional stronghold on the West Coast, as voters returned Damien O'Connor with an increased majority of 4800...

- Friday, 22 September 2017

A peek inside the new hospital.