Laura Mills


Hoki catches slashed

Greymouth fish factory Westfleet says it is unaffected by an industry decision yesterday to slash hoki catches off the West Coast, having just landed...

WMP final payout revealed

Westland Milk Products has held back profits to give farmers a final season net payout of $6.07 a kilo of milk solids, which it...

Coast logs shipped overseas

The number of raw logs being trucked straight off the West Coast for exporting from the Port of Lyttelton -- without going near a...

Large Brethren hall approved

A new hall with seating for 510 people has been approved for the Greymouth Brethren congregation - a decade after plans were first mooted.

Man terrorised by rock thrower

A Cobden house has again come under fire from rock throwers operating under the cover of darkness as the terrorised family cowers inside.

Whitebaiters rally against bill

Whitebaiters from around New Zealand are joining forces with the West Coast Whitebaiters Association in a bid to have the Conservation (Indigenous Freshwater Fish)...

Reefton man runs for mayor

Buller's longest-serving councillor, Deputy Mayor Graeme Neylon, is putting his hand up for the top job.

Who’s back in business in Blackball?

The old Blackball pub the Club Hotel is getting a new lease on life with a couple of familiar faces.

Verdict in – Lonely Planet releases new guidebook

The latest edition of the Lonely Plane guidebook describes Greymouth as a "refuelling and shopping pit stop" for locals and a portal to tourist...

Footage shows ‘terrifying’ tanker crash

A drunk driver was responsible for a "potentially lethal" crash when he forced the driver of a fully-laden fuel tanker to take evasive action...
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