The Hedland Senior High School community has hit back at Education Minister Sue Ellery’s claims the school has received “all the necessary funding”.
The last major two-day event of winter was held at the weekend at the Karratha Golf Club.
The famous Anchovy Flats between Karratha and Dampier are home to many interesting sculptures, but now there is a constant reminder to ask the important question of R U OK?
An after-the-siren goal from Nelson Ansey sent the South Hedland Swans straight through to the North Pilbara Football League grand final after defeating the Karratha Kats by one point.
The local Pilbara community gathered together at events last Thursday for R U OK? Day.
Caitlyn Watts and Alexander Scott
Karratha Kats Ben Main has been crowned the best and fairest in the North Pilbara Football League after a gala vote-counting night in Wickham last week.
Businesses in Exmouth are among those set to benefit from a new campaign encouraging young people to travel and work in regional WA.
The Port Hedland Rovers will be left to rue what might have been after a disappointing loss to Wickham Wolves saw them bow out of the North Pilbara Football League in the first round of finals.
The environmental impact on the Pilbara’s sea and waterways was the focus of a learning program held at schools across Karratha.
Two Pilbara youth groups have been named finalists for a young achiever award, with the winner set to be announced next month.
A 70-year-old tourist was rescued in Karijini National Park last week after suffering a medical episode while swimming in one of the popular pools.
The luxury hotel that is set to be built in the centre of Karratha is finally expected to begin construction in a matter of weeks, putting an end to frustrating delays.
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An outdated sporting pavilion could soon be replaced by a $3 million facility, with the Bunbury City Council applying for almost $1 million in funding to get the project under way.
An Albany man has been jailed after he was caught driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol in his fifth conviction for driving without authority.
A report being tabled at tomorrow’s ordinary council meeting has urged councillors to back the move that would see it snub the Mid West to be included into the Goldfields-Esperance region.
A children’s entertainer, ex-childcare worker and Australia’s Got Talent contestant facing more than 30 child sex abuse charges is behind bars after allegedly being found with children unsupervised.
A WA nurse who contracted coronavirus while working in a Melbourne aged care facility has arrived back in Perth along with six of her colleagues.
Perth is firming as a likely hub destination for this summer’s Big Bash League despite speculation WA would be deprived of any live cricket due to the hard border.
Another former Penrhos College student alleges she was raped by an ex-teacher — bringing the number of women claiming they were sexually assaulted during their time at the elite girls’ school to nine.
Liza Harvey has called for the immediate release of the ‘full health advice’ underpinning WA’s hard border while accusing the WA Government of gagging Chief Health Officer Andy Robertson.
Notorious former Bandidos boss Brett ‘Kaos’ Pechey has been jailed over his ‘bizarre’ yet ‘menacing’ drug-fuelled threats to kill cops — despite apologising to police for his crimes.
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