A Bunbury father who “snapped” and swung a metal pole at his heavily pregnant partner has copped a stern warning from a magistrate, saying he could have lost both his wife and child from his actions.
Crisis accommodation provider South West Refuge could see an upgraded heating system in the future, after Bunbury MLA Don Punch announced a re-elected McGowan Government would fund the service.
Several frontline workers from Bunbury Regional Prison were recognised for their long service and achievements at National Corrections Day on Friday.
South West children and health workers have joined forces to help bring the power of art to the rooms of young patients at Bunbury Hospital.
A Capel mother whose son is stuck in Norway has questioned the Australian Government’s protocols.
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A multi-purpose community hub will be a feature of the new Dardanup shire administration, library and community building planned for a 2023 opening in the Eaton Fair Activity Centre.
South West residents want to help conquer cystic fibrosis with a fundraiser next month.
The Shire of Collie’s contamination levels are among the best in the South West after a recent kerbside recycling audit in the shire found a dramatic reduction in contamination levels.
The Summer School for Stirling Street Arts Centre was a huge success after it finished on January 17.
Reggae lovers filled Centenary Gardens on January 17 for the second instalment of the Downtown Music Festival.
A local artist has added a splash of colour to brighten up a toilet block at Dalyellup Beach Surf Life Saving Club.
Blackwood Youth Action hosted a free BMX, skateboarding, and scooter competition at the Bridgetown Skate Park on Friday.
A Yarloop grandmother has lost $30,000 worth of jewellery and heirlooms after her farmhouse was ransacked in a callous burglary just days after Christmas.
The head of St John of God Bunbury Hospital has told staff a morphine blunder that killed a baby boy would affect the hospital’s reputation and they’d have to work hard to regain community trust.
Just a day after Ben Stratton’s last of 202 AFL games for Hawthorn, the three-time premiership star was back where it began in WA’s South West and wondering whether it all really happened.
The Boyup Brook 2021 Ute and Truck Muster has been delayed until November.
The Bridgetown-Greenbushes Shire Council will be purchasing a bird deterrent laser machine to keep the animals from hanging around the leisure centre’s outdoor pool.
A Manjimup timber processing facility is set to be reactivated and receive a $14million upgrade from a Queensland sawmilling company.
One of Brunswick’s oldest families has contributed to an art piece turning heads along Clifton Road in the heart of town.
The Capel Horse and Pony Club has received a $3750 grant from the Capel Shire Council as part of a community support scheme.
A Bunbury man will spend time in jail after hitting his partner in the head with an alcohol bottle, with police warning he was lucky he didn’t cause more damage.
A farm camp for people in the criminal justice system has been proposed along Forrest Highway directly behind Settler’s Road House at Myalup.
The WA Liberal Party dived into its election promises at the weekend when it announced a $3.5 million ocean pool at Bunbury’s Wyalup-Rocky Point.
There were dramatic scenes at the Collie Speedway last night where two drivers collided at high speed.
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