Officials from Westland Milk Products met with staff and union delegates at the Hokitika dairy factory last week.
West Coaster acquitted for alleged role in second assault on man in the hours leading up to the victim's suspected suicide.
The West Coast has the highest rate of suicide in the country. A new group wants that to change.
A West Coast man denies being part of a second group assault on another man in the hours leading up to the victim's suspected suicide.
The arrest of an online predator in New Zealand led to 31 children being rescued around the world and another 17 arrests.
New research will look at the impact of a region wide power cut on the West Coast in the event of an Alpine Fault earthquake.
West Coast man not guilty of supplying alcohol to teenager who later drank himself to death at a lakeside party.
Families will argue the money former Pike boss Peter Whittall's insurer gave them amounted to "blood money".
Families were told an underground fire destroyed everything in the mine. But new video appears to show otherwise.
Man left permanently disabled after he was struck with a baton-like weapon at a New Year's Eve party.
West Coast farm owners paid migrant workers less than the minimum wage and illegally deducted living costs.
An oil tanker rolled on State Highway 6 on the West Coast causing significant traffic delays.
OPINION: Surely we can come up with more creative ideas for reviving a region than building a big, ugly road through a natural treasure.
A West Coast man has appeared in court after police discovered a suspected meth lab.
Acclaimed snow park builder Tom Campbell was headed to Wanaka for the ski season when his car plunged off a bridge.
36 new toilet blocks are coming to our beauty spots to help keep them clean.
The group watched in horror as a car in front went off a bridge, killing the driver.
Local workers capture video of fishing vessel Kutere being driven from where it ran aground on a West Coast beach.
Snow to 600m in parts of the South Island, while the deep south escapes with fine weather.
The Westland District Council has completed its review of contracts granted to an Auckland company.
A man watched his father die after finding him down a ravine with head injuries during a West Coast hunting trip.
A boil water notice has been lifted at West Coast tourist hot spot.
Contractors waited for the tide to recede before the digger could begin pushing the beached vessel away from the surf.
The biggest water bottling operation in NZ will go to whoever comes up with the money first.
Fisherman Matthew Fisher was asleep in a berth underneath as the boat went across the bar with no-one at the helm.
OPINION: As humans, as parents, we feel the father of a drowned 2-year-old should not be prosecuted. He's been through enough. But our instinct is wrong.
His little girl was swept away when he tried to drive across a river. Almost a year on, he's charged over her death.
Delays expected on main highway between Canterbury and West Coast as oversized trucks move materials for major bridge project.
TUNNEL VISION: From Patriot's Day to Jean Batten, interesting history was presented on the screen.
Marlborough's rural fire boss Richard McNamara has landed one of the top jobs in the new amalgamated fire service.