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By Nicholas McBride
- Thursday, 16 May 2013

The West Coast has its own touch of San Francisco with the Taramakau Bridge’s new red colour scheme inspired by the Golden Gate Bridge.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Thursday, 16 May 2013

Hokitika police were honoured by the New Zealand Defence Force yesterday afternoon, winning a gold award for being a top employer.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Thursday, 16 May 2013

The Environment Court has overturned a Westland District Council decision to stop a beachside paper road in Hokitika.

By Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 15 May 2013

West Coast historian and author Les Wright has been reported missing in the North Island.

Picture: Viv Logie
- Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Greymouth songbird Cheyney Anderson shows off the Trinity College London certificate she recently received after achieving the top marks in New...

By Christine Linnell
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Two Greymouth cafes closed due to economic troubles are set to reopen.

By Nicholas McBride
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Tears of sadness were replaced by tears of joy last night as the West Coast’s newly discovered singing star Jackie Thomas continued her roller-...

By Lee Scanlon of the Westport News
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

One of New Zealand’s oldest residents has died just three weeks short of her 107th birthday.

By Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

The Westland District Council has not been including full audit reports in its annual reports since at least 2008, unlike other councils.

By Julian Lee
- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Hokitika business owner James Steward, of Total Automotive, has stepped into the parking fray with his own act of civil disobedience, posting a...

By Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 13 May 2013

About 1000 people were knocked out by the high quality action at the Seaside Showdown at Paroa on Saturday night.

By Viv Logie
- Monday, 13 May 2013

The Grey District Council says it will prosecute the owner of the bull mastiff dog that ripped a large chunk of flesh from an elderly Runanga man’...

By Tui Bromley
- Monday, 13 May 2013

Trustpower says its proposed $185 million hydro power scheme on the Arnold River, east of Greymouth, will get built but not this year or next.

By Nicholas McBride
- Monday, 13 May 2013

Greymouth's newest singing sensation Jackie Thomas is back in the fray in the countdown to the winner of X-Factor after being welcomed back last...

By Viv Logie
- Friday, 10 May 2013

The tent is up, the ring set and the competitors are primed for the start of the Seaside Showdown charity boxing event at Paroa tomorrow night.