The pilot of the helicopter that crashed in Broome had reported unusual vibrations in the aircraft one day before it lost three key tail parts and fell to the ground, safety experts have determined.
After months of development and a delay due to COVID-19, the NRL WA North West Cup has finally kicked off, with the South Hedland Cougars getting themselves off to a great start out of town.
St Mary’s College dance students recently took to Reddell Beach and were filmed for a special dance film project the school plans to showcase in various avenues.
An East Kimberley mine will partially resume operations but is set to axe a quarter of its staff, with its chairman blaming COVID-19 restrictions for the cuts.
Elise Van Aken
The siblings have admitted to assaulting a 50-year-old taxi driver after a verbal argument was taken too far.
The helicopter that crashed in Broome on Saturday — killing two people — went into a spin just after receiving clearance to take off, the head of the nation’s transport safety watchdog says.
The 24-year-old woman currently fighting for her life following a helicopter crash in Broome is Mandurah education assistant Maddison Down.
WA’s northern pastoral industry has stabilised after a crippling dry spell last year caused record fire sale of cattle to the live export market.
The pilot who died in a tragic helicopter crash in Broome helped create one of the region’s bucket-list tourism experiences.
The pilot who died after a tragic helicopter crash in the State’s North yesterday has been revealed as a beloved Broome business identity.
Update: A witness has recounted hearing the helicopter crash which tragically claimed the lives of a man and girl in Broome this afternoon.
Emergency services have rushed to the scene of a helicopter crash after the chopper carrying several people came down just 10 minutes from Broome this afternoon.
A pair of Kimberley art collectives have teamed up with the WA Museum to capture what life was like in the regions during the COVID-19 crisis.
Peter de Kruijff
Aboriginal Affairs Minister Ben Wyatt announced the new title in Derby this morning and said it would now reflect the cultural history of the lands.
COVID-19 might have put a hold on their traditional music festival but campers will be able to enjoy a good old-fashioned Saturday night out, 140km south of Broome.
The annual budget that will guide the Shire of Broome’s spending over the next year is likely to be altered in coming months after a clear picture of COVID-19 hardship for ratepayers is painted.
Families looking for a sunny getaway in the school holidays are expected to pack out Broome’s hotels and caravan parks over the next fortnight and pump desperately needed dollars into businesses.
WKFL has announced they will be hosting a social AFL 9s competition as an alternative in response to making the difficult decision to cancel the traditional season due to the impact of COVID-19.
Shire councillors will tomorrow night decide whether or not to reallocate funding for the festival, which was pulled in April amid the pandemic.
Broome Police are calling on the public for help in identifying and finding a driver accused of hooning at Gantheaume Point in close range of other beachgoers.
Less flights and a big distance have all but killed off the East Kimberley tourist season, threatening livelihoods in the north.
Peter de Kruijff and Jakeb Waddell
The transformation would include a new clubhouse, pro-shop, restaurant and function space.
Sun-Nin Jack Chan and Brett Austin Clifton appeared in the Broome Magistrates Court on Monday charged with attempting to pervert justice in relation to one of Mr Chan’s previous convictions.
The Worrorra artist will be presenting his solo exhibition Yornadaiyn Woolagoodja: Gerwarlee Waidju (Donny Woolagoodja: Mine, The Way I Do It) from June 19-July 9 at Short Street Gallery.
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