Foley pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated burglary, five counts of stealing a motor vehicle, and one count of endangering the life of an officer
Pilbara long-distance runner Guy Schweitzer completed a 27-hour ultramarathon from Port Hedland to Marble Bar on Saturday, a 203km trek from the Pier to the Iron Clad Hotel.
On May 10, 2019, Upkett was stopped by officers for a breath test in South Hedland and provided them with his brother’s personal details, including his name and date of birth
Held at the Karratha Leisureplex, the competition ran over three days from July 23-25, with teams from Karratha, Newman, Broome, Port Hedland and Tom Price competing
It was a Saturday afternoon to remember for Zana Bodey as she recorded her first win as a footy coach with the Hedland Blazers, as they defeated the Ashburton Thunder 10.11 (71) to 0.2 (2).
The South Hedland Swans achieved back-to-back derby victories with a 11.8 (74) to 9.8 (62) win against cross-town rivals the Port Hedland Rovers at Kevin Scott Oval on Friday
The Port Hedland International Airport general manager, who has announced his resignation after 35 years from his Pilbara post, said the town had a “soul” you couldn’t resist.
In a victory that was 30 years in the making and with her son caddying by her side every hole of the 36, Teresa Fairclough won her first Pilbara Ladies tournament
Hedland Netball’s Spectres moved closer to the top of the A grade table with a 48-27 victory over the Illusions at Faye Gladstone courts on Tuesday.
The full-time plumber took the coveted award and a $10,000 cash prize for his portrait, canvassed on a rusted copper car door, which depicted his friend and colleague “Pikey” relaxing with a beer.
An elderly man has died in a horror crash in WA’s north on Saturday.
A wildfire mitigation program incorporating traditional principles and modern technologies on country has seen a 70 per cent drop in damaging fires which ravage wildlife habitats and cultural sites.
Footage of long queues of caravans at Sandfire Roadhouse between Port Hedland and Broome shot by blogger We Xplore Travel went viral on social media this month
A total of 21 country town’s will be involves including the Pilbara communities of Port Hedland, Karratha, Newman, Onslow and Paraburdoo as well as those in the Kimberley.
The 29th annual Cossack Art Awards saw more than $80,000 in prize money awarded across nine categories, with more than 270 artworks admired by the crowds.
This love for the country, particularly his current Port Hedland postcode, features in his first book Red Earth Diaries: A Migrant Couple’s Backpacking Adventure in Australia.
Meaning side-by-side in Yindjibarndi language, Ngardamarri brings together senior and emerging artists to shine a light on the stories, talent and artistic diversity in this dynamic community.
The 11-year-old took inspiration from the Dolly’s Dream initiative to prevent bullying and raise awareness of the impacts following the death of 14-year-old Dolly Everett by suicide in 2018.
The BDR program has now been progressed to a hard rollout for two years and Scantek has been asked to build an app which is expected to be available in the Kimberley and Pilbara by October
The road from the 26th parallel to the WA-NT border is long and breathtaking, and there are plenty of great scones to enjoy on the way
A lack of available staff and high turnover in child care has led to the establishment of a not-for-profit organisation’s FIFO childcare program in the North West
Trainer Brian Rogers and jockey Andrew Castle combined for two victories at the Port Hedland Turf Club’s Ladies Day on Saturday
The brothers, along with four other regional students, crafted a Bill titled Maintaining and Raising Regional Population and created a regional home buyers grant scheme
Inaccuracy in front of goal cost the Wickham Wolves, kicking 17 behinds for only five goals as they lost to the Port Hedland Rovers 7.8 (50) to 5.17 (47) at Colin Matheson Oval on Saturday
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