Laura Mills


Biggest whale stranding in Coast history

Haast was today reeling with the biggest mass whale stranding in recorded history on the West Coast, after 38 pilot whales beached at the...

Greymouth’s winning umbrella proposal

Won't you take me to, Umbrella Town? Greymouth resident Annette Burrell came up with the winning idea for revitalising the town.

Inaugural ute muster will be back – with one key difference.

The inaugural ute muster will be back - with one key difference.

Runanga pool closes before Greymouth reopens

Greymouth will again be left without any swimming pool next week after the Grey District Council decided to shut the Runanga Spring Creek Pool...

Tourism West Coast battle goes to Wellington

Representatives of Tourism West Coast and Development West Coast flew to Wellington to meet with West Coast-Tasman MP Damien O'Connor, as a fight continues...

Amelia Earhart car loses number plate on Coast

A vintage car built specially for the famous American aviator Amelia Earhart and still bearing her initials, is touring the West Coast -- and...

Two Coast posties sacked

New Zealand Post has sacked two Hokitika postal workers after recent mail problems, which allegedly include throwing away mail away - a criminal offence.

Coast runner making tracks

Seventeen-year-old Greymouth student Ben Williams has achieved more than someone twice his age.

Second Greymouth hotel facing demolition

Another empty and rundown central Greymouth hotel is facing demolition.

Plunket funding move angers

Former Greymouth Plunket volunteers claim money raised locally over decades has been taken by the national office, while all Westport volunteers quit last week.
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