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- Tuesday, 25 June 2013

It is almost 105 years since it ran aground at the Grey River mouth but the spiny skeleton of the steamship SS Hawea has again emerged from its...

By Janna Sherman
- Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Hokitika war veterans ejected from their earthquake-risk headquarters a fortnight ago, have been taken in by the Hokitika Volunteer Fire Brigade...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Tuesday, 25 June 2013

The Westland District Council is expected to revoke its controversial freedom camping bylaw on Thursday.

By Janna Sherman
- Monday, 24 June 2013

The embattled Westland District Council has axed two of its most senior positions.

Picture: Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 24 June 2013

The looping corner at Serpentine Hill, on State highway 6, is being widened to extend the nearby passing lane.

By Christine Linnell
- Monday, 24 June 2013

The bell from one of Greymouth’s most famous shipwrecks will find a new permanent home at the Blaketown tiphead — right where it all happened 101...

By Laura Mills
- Friday, 21 June 2013

As winds howled around Wellington and snow fell on Christchurch today, the sun was shining in Greymouth, which managed to completely avoid the...

By Janna Sherman
- Friday, 21 June 2013

Westland High School teachers have urged students to “stay strong” after one of their peers was seriously hurt in a car crash at the weekend.

By Laura Mills
- Thursday, 20 June 2013

The Grey District Council has won the decade-long legal battle over the Blaketown leases, a dispute that has so far cost ratepayers $800,000 — and...

By Nicholas McBride
- Thursday, 20 June 2013

Half of the Whataroa store roof was blown off, and a flight into Hokitika had to be turned around, as gusting winds buffeted the southern West...

By Julian Lee
- Thursday, 20 June 2013

The Hokitika Chartered Club has offered the RSA a free home after Westland District Property Ltd tried to kick the veterans out of their clubrooms...

By Laura Mills
- Wednesday, 19 June 2013

The West Coast District Health Board has apologised after it posted two pages of a woman’s private medical records to the wrong person.

- Wednesday, 19 June 2013

The former Department of Labour, which wanted former Pike River Coal chief executive Peter Whittall’s case heard in Greymouth, says it is “...

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 19 June 2013

Three wheelchair-bound women made history on the Tranz Alpine train trip from Christchurch to Greymouth this week after Kiwi Rail installed hoists...

- Wednesday, 19 June 2013

Christchurch police have released a photograph of a 55-year-old Christchurch man missing since last Friday, saying it is possible he is somewhere...