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Laura Mills
- Friday, 16 September 2016

Nine years after Westpower first proposed a hydro-electricity scheme on the Waitaha River, the Department of Conservation said today it had given...

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 15 September 2016

Smelly water regularly ponding under some central Greymouth homes was a vexed question at the Grey District Council meeting this week.

Colin Williscroft
- Monday, 12 September 2016

State highway 6 just north of Punakaiki will probably stay closed for a second day after a slip smothered the road at the Meybille Bay bluffs...

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 09 September 2016

Wandering stock from a Jacksons property, endangering traffic on State highway 73, has been an issue for at least two years and local residents...

Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 08 September 2016

A rural Buller homeowner arrived home in the nick of time yesterday to find his house on fire after a lightning strike.

- Wednesday, 07 September 2016

An out-of-work goldminer yesterday pleaded guilty to mining gold on his own property.

Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Two traffic controllers - including one from Electronet - say they were caught in a drift of 1080 dust during an aerial poison drop in the...

Colin Williscroft
- Monday, 05 September 2016

A touch of the Real Housewives of Auckland glamour reality show came to Greymouth at the weekend in the name of Father's Day.

Laura Mills
- Friday, 02 September 2016

A Department of Conservation programme to boost numbers of the world's rarest kiwi, the Okarito rowi, has been so successful they are now running...

Laura Mills
- Thursday, 01 September 2016

Aerial 1080 drops have been completed in the Taramakau Valley, Paringa and Haast-Arawhata, prompting warnings for whitebaiters and dog owners to...

Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Development West Coast doubled its business loans in the past year to $14.4 million.

Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Optimism is riding high for the West Coast whitebait season, which opens on Thursday.

Viv Logie
- Monday, 29 August 2016

Lack of interest is hurting the West Coast Whitebaiters Association, at a time when outside interests are calling for a radical review of the...

Brendon McMahon
- Wednesday, 24 August 2016

A local cyclist was killed in a collision with a light truck just north of Hokitika this morning.

Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 23 August 2016

A very happy dog was reunited with its owner yesterday after being rescued from a tight, 10m-deep limestone crevice in the hills behind Greymouth...