The road to Jackson Bay was reopened to the public yesterday
after being closed for 11 days following a series of slips.
A drunk 14-year-old boy spent the night in the care of the
Greymouth police after they found him in a "very intoxicated"
state in Cobden.
A proposal to reconfigure a section of the Around the
Mountains trail that a proponent says would avoid a looming
Environment Court battle has previously been ruled out by the
Southland District Council.
Sizzling temperatures on the West Coast - unofficially
reaching 43degC in inland areas - have people questioning the
accuracy of the cool and wet El Nino forecasts.
The 31-year-old man who fell to his death on a South Island
mountain face has been named as Gergo Verhas, a Hungarian who
lived in Auckland.
A climber has died on Mt Rolleston in Arthur's Pass National
Park after falling 50 metres down a sheer rockface.
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