Greymouth Star

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Greymouth Star
Type Daily (except Sunday) newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Allied Press
Founded 1866
Headquarters Greymouth, New Zealand
Circulation 4,333[1]

The Greymouth Star, formerly the Greymouth Evening Star is a daily newspaper published in Greymouth and circulated in Westland, New Zealand from Westport to Haast.[2] It is New Zealand's sixth oldest daily newspaper and was founded by James Snyder Browne as a four-page daily on March 18, 1866.[2] The newspaper celebrated 125 years in 1991 and in the same year Dunedin media company Allied Press purchased a majority shareholding.[2]

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  1. ^ "Press Audit Results". 30 September 2012. Retrieved 26 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c Greymouth Star on Allied Press website, viewed 2012-01-10.
  3. ^ West Coast Times on Allied Press website, viewed 2012-01-10.
  4. ^ West Coast Messenger on Allied Press website, viewed 2012-01-10.

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