Tuesday marks 20 years since the Cave Creek disaster which killed 14 people on the West Coast.
A West Coast memorial service will mark 20 years since 14 people died in an accident at Cave Creek.
Police are investigating the death of a 15-month-old Greymouth boy.
Police will not investigate sexual abuse allegations at Gloriavale because no complaints have been made.
Alpine Fault earthquake could isolate the West Coast for six weeks, a geologist says.
Tramper who lost 10kg awaiting rescue in the mountains hopes others will learn from his mistakes.
Another former member of the Gloriavale commune has spoken out about "suffocating" conditions inside.
The Gloriavale Christian Community wants to limit public access on the road up to its West Coast property.
Man with dislocated shoulder crawls for seven hours to reach hut after a fall on solo tramp.
Police are investigating the 2012 death of a boy after routine appendix surgery at Grey Base Hospital.
The family of 15-year-old Matt Gunter hold an anaesthetist chiefly responsible for their son's death after an emergency operation to remove his appendix in Grey Base Hospital.
There are signs of recovery on the West Coast, one year after it took a hammering from Cyclone Ita.
Strong gales will hit Banks Peninsula as showers continue throughout Canterbury.
Young driver apologises to police, takes defensive driving course after being caught driving at speeds up to 180kmh.
Court staff had to refer to yellowed records to deal with a 30-year-old warrant that had snuck under the radar.
An alleged car and petrol thief remains in custody 10 days after his arrest.
Haast shaken by magnitude 4.1 earthquake.
Police unlikely to prosecute farmer whose bull escaped and caused a fatal crash on the West Coast.
Driver escaped injury after missing a sharp bend, sending his ute down a West Coast river bank.
West Coast business owners say they have been in limbo for four years over proposed zoning plan.
The future of Hokitika's Wildfoods Festival is in doubt after it failed to break even this year.
A West Coast community will need to consider drastic changes to prepare for an earthquake.
A German tourist, who crashed head-on into a motorcyclist, will pay $13,700.
Long thought to be "benign", the Tasman Sea appears to have faced catastrophic tsunami events.
Documents from a Pike River court file have go missing as families prepare to challenge a decision to drop charges against mine boss Peter Whittall.
A German tourist was on the wrong side of the road when her campervan hit a motorcyclist.
Dead cattle in drains, starved cows with parasites and trapped in mud on West Coast farm.
Honeymoon ends on a sour note for American woman caught drink-driving after Wildfoods Festival.
Rescuers were in a race against time to winch a fisherman to safety on the West Coast.
Katie Milne is New Zealand's Dairy Woman of the Year.