Jacksons Hotel, a West Coast landmark for more than 130 years, will go under the hammer next month with a low $200,000 reserve.
Westport firefighters were last night called to yet another major structural blaze - the latest in a long list of house fires in the past year.
The owner of the derelict Revingtons Hotel has been ordered to secure the building immediately after the Grey District Council ruled it was dangerous and insanitary.
Two horses on the loose have been killed in a horrific crash on the outskirts of Hokitika.
The search has been called off for a Swedish man missing in the mountains of South Westland.
The West Coast search for missing Swedish hunter Hans Christian Tommarch has been abandoned due to bad weather.
The man who allegedly set his dog to attack a bar manager and patrons in Greymouth has been denied bail.
Searchers have found a campsite and belongings used by a Swedish man missing in Karangarua, south of Fox Glacier on the West Coast.
A search is on for a Central Otago-based hunter overdue from a hunting trip on the West Coast.
Squatters have taken over the once grand Greymouth hotel where Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip once stayed.
Angry West Coast senior doctors say the Government's plans for a public/private partnership to fund Westport's new integrated family health centre (IFHC) will suck millions of dollars from health...
University of Otago researchers are involved in a surprise discovery of a geothermal resource which could transform the West Coast's economy.
A popular venue for New Zealand music for at least 40 years has been shut down after a noise complaint from a neighbour.
A cat has not stopped purring since being reunited with its owner in Greymouth - two and a-half years after it went missing.
A dog used by its owner to attack the bar manager and patrons at the Railway Hotel in Greymouth could be destroyed.
Greymouth police are continuing to investigate a series of tyre-slashing incidents involving 34 vehicles.
A new 1080 poisoning technique, including doubling the drop, will be trialled near Haast this winter.
A Greymouth bar manager had to be taken to hospital after a patron allegedly set his dog on the man.
Two new heliport ventures are proposed at Fox Glacier as stakeholders race to get a foothold in the booming aviation tourism industry.
Both the Otira Tunnel and a shortage of extra carriages have been cited by KiwiRail as reasons why it cannot expand its flagship Tranz Alpine service to Greymouth.