Reefton residents are horrified at the prospect of losing the only bank in town.
The Civil Aviation Authority has confirmed it is investigating a helicopter accident that happened in Haast last Sunday.
Changes to the medical workforce on the West Coast that have been touted as the answer to the region's GP woes and reliance on locums, will put residents at clinical risk, and cut their access to...
Video showing a mini jet boat "flying" beneath a West Coast bridge has gone viral on social media, racking up millions of views in just 24 hours.
West Coast mayors and chairs have written to Local Government Minister Nanaia Mahuta asking the Government to help fund the combined district plan being drafted for the Coast.
Families of the Pike River miners gathered on the West Coast yesterday, marking 10 years since their loved ones never returned from work.
A decade after the Pike River Mine disaster, the same number of people who died in the mine are losing their lives every four months in New Zealand.
Today marks a decade since the explosions at the Pike River mine on the West Coast took the lives of 29 men.
Miners are nearing the collapsed roof at the end of Pike River mine’s main access tunnel, as the country marks 10 years on from New Zealand’s worst mining disaster in almost 100 years.
A veteran Queenstown musician is lending his voice to today’s commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the Pike River Mine explosion that killed 29 workers.
A decade on from the horror of the Pike River mine disaster, families are learning to live again. Helen Murdoch reports.
An oil drum that had already been damaged was among items of interest found at the burned down workshop of Franz Josef mechanic Clive Raymond Jenkins.
A 10-month-old Hokitika baby suffered fatal and severe brain injuries and had about 30 bruises on his body, the High Court murder trial of the baby's father David Grant Sinclair heard on Monday.
The West Coast District Health Board has apologised to the family of a patient who died after barricading himself in his room at the mental health unit at the old Grey Base Hospital and attempting...
A coronial inquest is under way to determine the cause and circumstances surrounding the death of a Franz Josef mechanic.
Police have released the name of the man who died following a powered parachute crash on the South island's West Coast.
A grieving family have been left angry after a man in his 60s, considered to be a high suicide risk, died after attempting to take his life at a mental health inpatient facility.