Lisa writes about tourism, business, health, education and human interest news happening in the Mid West and Gascoyne for The Geraldton Guardian and Midwest Times.
When I sat down to write this review, I wondered how heavily I should lean into the French romance trope.
A Northampton teen has described how he clung to a tree for more than two hours, waiting to be rescued, after fleeing his sinking car in floodwaters east of Geraldton and being washed 300m downstream.
Whether they’re kicking goals on the footy field, keeping the community healthy, speaking up for the vulnerable or raising the next generation of leaders, these Mid West women are an impressive bunch.
Lisa Favazzo & Phoebe Pin
Less than a week after emergency workers escorted the Yamaji Art Centre team into their damaged store to salvage their art, they can be heard chuckling in the store temporarily housing their work.
A dung beetle monitoring project is helping Mid West farmers graze better and piquing the curiosity of agricultural minds across the region.
Elise Van Aken & Lisa Favazzo
Earlier this month, O’Malley told me Profit Moon, the new Xhalisse EP, would be bigger, heavier and more energetic than her previous work. Well, I think she’s hit the nail on the head.
If only I’d known about Greenough Cafe sooner, where a date with an alpaca is part of the breakfast package.
Just half of Geraldton locals surveyed in a straw poll this week are willing to take the COVID-19 vaccine.
Long-term caravan park residents forced to leave their homes are trying to clean up the mess it left behind, with one person reporting five of the 14 vans were “completely written off”.
“Smooth talker”, “family man”, “charged with manslaughter” — these are just some of the words used to describe the man who built a Geraldton primary school when his great-grandson came to town.
Bella, the 10-year-old Staffordshire bull terrier, was the last of her litter to find a home. Now, she is the most popular dog in Geraldton — well, at least in terms of her name and breed.
Almost 900 concerned Geraldton residents have urged the City to make the foreshore water park and playground area safer, with councillors considering the matter at tonight’s council meeting.
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