: West Coast Tasman MP Damien O'Connor and Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones at Shanty Town at Greymouth last week.

The Greens battle NZ First for the Coast

Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones dropped some heavy hints yesterday indicating he is determined that so-called DoC stewardship land on the West Coast continue to be available for mining. A…
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: Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage

Endangered birds come home to roost

The previous  Government’s endangered birds came home to roost yesterday as Opposition MPs clashed with the Conservation Minister at a Select Committee over conservation funding. At an at-times tense Env…
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Cows are not the only problem for Parker

The Prime Minister displayed a slightly more diplomatic approach than her environment minister when asked yesterday whether New Zealand had too many cows. Sher dodged answering that directly at her weekly p…
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