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- Thursday, 13 June 2013

A West Coast company, Moir Farms Maimai Ltd, was convicted in the Greymouth District Court last week after admitting seven dirty dairying charges...

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Maritime New Zealand has decided to not prosecute the Nelson tramper who activated his emergency beacon because he was running late.

By Nicholas McBride
- Wednesday, 12 June 2013

A West Coast reunion for the Ministry of Works is being considered, 25 years after the once familiar government department was privatised.

- Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Westpower threw the switch yesterday on the Amethyst River hydro electric power scheme, at Hari Hari.

By Tui Bromley
- Tuesday, 11 June 2013

The Runanga Residents’ Association came under fire at a Grey District Council meeting last night for potentially exposing ratepayers to a massive...

By Tui Bromley
- Monday, 10 June 2013

Eighty percent of submissions to the Grey District Council’s draft annual plan meeting tomorrow which relate to History House museum are in favour...

By Julian Lee
- Monday, 10 June 2013

Otira residents are furious with the Westland District Council for planning to take their waste trailer bin away, leaving them with a 114km round...

By Viv Logie
- Thursday, 06 June 2013

Grey district aquatic centre staff were astonished this morning when a four-year-old boy arrived for an early morning dip.

By Laura Mills
- Thursday, 06 June 2013

A stone from Waiuta will be laid over the grave of a West Coast airman shot down over The Netherlands during World War Two.

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 05 June 2013

A dog that has been on death row since ripping the flesh from a Runanga pensioner’s arm last month was busted out of the Greymouth pound yesterday...

By Tui Bromley
- Wednesday, 05 June 2013

The entire West Coast sports community is in mourning following the death on Monday of former New Zealand Rugby Union president Ron Messenger.

Picture: Julian Lee
- Wednesday, 05 June 2013

Jim Keenan, known around town as ‘Gentleman Jim’, was honoured yesterday by a ceremony to rename the Sewell Street pensioner flats after him.

Picture: Julian Lee
- Wednesday, 05 June 2013

An Opus team tests the ground beneath St Mary’s Catholic Church in Hokitika with a cone penetrating tester.

By Viv Logie and Nicholas McBride
- Tuesday, 04 June 2013

Lady luck smiled on Greymouth at the weekend with a first division Lotto win and more national success for Greymouth singer Jackie Thomas — but...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Tuesday, 04 June 2013

Ngati Waewae members prepare to remove the jawbone and teeth of a 15m-long sperm whale that washed up at Serpentine Beach, on Sunday.