Laura Mills


Man admits killing Greymouth mum

A man today admitted strangling and stabbing to death a Greymouth mother, and then stuffing her body in her car boot.

Cost of storms revealed

Devastating storms in March and December cost the West Coast more than $100 million in damage and lost income.

Ag Fest roads go in

Work has begun to transform the Grey District Council events area at the Greymouth aerodrome with permanent roadways to be ready in time for...

Young entrepreneurs dig deep

Paroa siblings Truan, left, and Tauri Powell are whipping up a treat selling fresh fruit cones at their pop-up ice-cream cart in Greymouth, outside...

Sage delivers welcome news to Coast whitebaiters

The whitebait fishery in New Zealand will be altered to largely follow what already happens on the West Coast, including a shortened season, Conservation...

Former mayor speaks about chainsaw accident

Former Greymouth mayor Tony Kokshoorn has spoken out how he sliced his leg open with a chainsaw, in a bid to stop others from...

Man loses parking dispute

A Napier man who disputed in a defended court hearing the Greymouth parking ticket he copped for his campervan, has lost the argument.

Kumara Races gets green light

The Kumara racetrack has received the all-clear for the annual Gold Nuggets meeting on Saturday, January 11.

Barrytown Hall gets okay

Barrytown Hall has the green light to continue running live music shows without a resource consent after a two and a half year dispute...

Top candidate spend revealed

West Coast candidates in the recent local Government elections spent more than $90,000 on their campaigns. However, their official returns show flashing the cash is...
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