West Coast

Hollyford to Haast loop road plan stirs reactions

Hollyford to Haast loop road plan stirs reactions

''Ambivalent'' is the word Haast garage operator Eamonnd Johnston says best sums up his thoughts on the prospect of a new road linking South Westland with Fiordland.

Next step towards highway

Next step towards highway

Resource consent applications for the proposed Haast-Hollyford Highway should be lodged in April, its promoter says.

Examining case of child on car roof

Examining case of child on car roof

The details of an the ''appalling'' alleged incident of a child riding on the roof of a Dunedin vehicle on a West Coast road will be sent to Dunedin police today for further investigation, Hokitika police say.

Fire guts historic West Coast building

Fire guts historic West Coast building

One of the oldest buildings on the South Island's West Coast, built at the height of the gold rush, has been gutted by a fire overnight.

Arthur's Pass mouse plague wanes

The Arthur's Pass mouse plague has abated, with one resident saying he is relieved to be catching just nine or 10 a day, rather than 30 or 40 at the height of the plague.

Body found down hole on West Coast

Body found down hole on West Coast

The death of a man found in a deep hole on the West Coast today is not believed to be related to this morning's earthquake in the region, police say.

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