Tambellup’s Penny Squibb will make her Olympic Games debut this year after being selected in the Hockeyroos team for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics
Katanning Landcare volunteer Bev Lockley has been awarded the 2021 Great Southern Development Commission Medal for her work preserving Katanning’s natural environment.
The brightest young Indigenous stars lit up Katanning Leisure Centre last week at the annual Clontarf basketball carnival.
Great Southern environmentalist Bev Lockley has spent the last 20 years of her life living off grid to dedicate her time to volunteering to help better Katanning’s surroundings.
A Katanning primary school has revealed an all-new monkey bar playground for their students.
The Royal Flying Doctor Service and RAC rescue helicopter were called out to separate crashes in Bremer Bay over the long weekend
Tambellup Police have revealed a decrease in the number of burglaries and damage offences in the Shire largely thanks to the community taking security awareness advice on board.
Katanning residents were able to get their COVID jab last week as part of the WA Department of Health’s regional rollout of the Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines.
Reigning premiers Williams handed Katanning their first loss of the 2021 Upper Great Southern Football League season on Sunday
An 15-and-under Katanning Netball Association team have tasted success at the Fuel to Go and Play Association Championships in Perth at the weekend.
Tambellup’s own Richard Goyder has shown that anything is possible for those in the Great Southern by being named as this years Western Australian of the Year.
Tom Shanahan, John Flint & Kate Emery
Two former AFL greats will face-off this month in one of the most anticipated WA Country Football League matches of 2021 — all under the umbrella of regional men’s health
Experienced regional police officer Sergeant Simon Bickers is relishing the challenge of being the new top cop in Wagin
Katanning Wanderers are the only unbeaten team in the Upper Great Southern Football League after a comprehensive 44-point win over Brookton-Pingelly in the top of the table clash on Sunday
Tom Shanahan & Andrew Pritchard
The Katanning Netball Association had a smashing final round before the long weekend ahead, but not all players will get a weekend off to rest
Katanning’s Piesse Park is set for a lakeside cafe and learning centre thanks to a local volunteer environmental group taking ownership of the project.
Ladder leaders Gnowangerup held rivals Jerramungup scoreless in their round seven Ongerup Football Association fixture in Gnowangerup on Saturday
Vandan McKezzie’s Weird Art exhibition is set to premier to a confused crowd in Lake Grace this week as he has deliberately designed his artwork to not make sense.
One of WA’s major sheep show and sale expos has been given the green light to go ahead with organisers confident it will follow last year’s successful event.
Wagin recorded their first victory of the 2021 Upper Great Southern Football League season with a terrific come-from-behind triumph against Wickepin on Sunday
Cranbrook farmer Ian Walsh has shared how winning the Great Southern Development Commission medal in 2019 has helped his salinity trial, ahead of the announcement of the 2021 medal winner next week.
Newly appointed Katanning Senior High School acting principal Denise Robinson has been welcomed into a relatively new-look leadership team following principal Carolyn Cook’s secondment.
A body of water running through the centre of a Great Southern country town is being assessed for a potential listing under the Aboriginal Heritage Act.
A 44-year-old male and 42-year-old female had to be extricated from their vehicle and then airlifted to Royal Perth Hospital with serious injuries after their car hit a tree near Williams
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