A 400-metre slip continues to block the road to Whataroa and the West Coast glaciers.
Some vehicles were trapped between two arms of the slip.
"He pulled the wool over their eyes."
"If it's not a cover-up and it was negligence, then so be it. Just tell the truth."
The families are shocked a potentially vital piece of evidence into the explosion has gone missing.
But if critical evidence is found they could deploy staff before the drift recovery.
"The council have effectively set up a campground in competition to us, with our taxpayers' money."
It won't support the Zero Carbon Bill until it gets its evidence.
If you want to avoid the summer heat this week, here's where you need to go.
It could be the town's last race day if a recommendation to slash race tracks across the country is seen through.
The eight-year-old was missing for six hours, but found safe and well.
He is the second man to be kicked out in just over a week.
He's been accused of speaking to people outside the religious sect.
He's defending a decision to lend $10m to a West Coast milk company.
$140 million is being invested from the Government's Provincial Growth Fund.
But experts fear it could be too late, with hundreds of tracks already closed due to the disease.
"There's a lot of people in National that are going to have egg on their face."