High energy guitarist Ben Catley returns to Exmouth tonight to rock the Froth Craft Brewery.
A rogue seafarer found wandering on a Pilbara wharf in the early hours of Wednesday morning has been arrested and flown to Perth hotel quarantine.
A marine research laboratory dedicated to unlocking solutions to the biggest challenges facing the world’s oceans has today opened in Exmouth.
Mining and Pastoral MLC Neil Thomson says the State Government’s Upper House electoral reform is “a betrayal of trust” for regional residents who voted for the party based on COVID success.
Sam Jones and Josh Zimmerman
Six people have been slugged with fines ranging from $450 to more than $2,409 for illegal fishing along the Ningaloo Marine Park.
Lexie Barnetson, one of the participants, was impacted by cancer when her mother was diagnosed with ovarian cancer whilst pregnant in November 2010.
Organised by headspace Pilbara, the Big Yellow Games had teams participating in an egg and spoon race, water balloon fights, a tunnel ball race, and more.
Possible events include a Karratha to Point Samson ultramarathon, trail runs through Karijini, and even the Mother’s Day Classic in Karratha.
The fairytale continued for the Karratha Kats women as they capped off their undefeated season with a grand final victory over the Hedland Blazers at Windy Ridge Oval on Saturday
The Dampier Sharks completed the double with a premiership victory over the Karratha Kats in the North Pilbara Football League reserves grand final on Saturday, finishing off an unforgettable season.
In last Tuesday’s semifinal clash at Karratha Leisureplex, the table-toppers Thunderbolts edged out the second-placed Kats 58-49, with Kats unable to close the percentage gap on the ladder.
Six players were named most valuable player from each of the divisions at the awards held on September 3.
Women chose their partners for the weekend, with handicaps combined and divided by two for their team.
Warriors dominated early on in the round-four clash at the Karratha Leisureplex, with Bandits trailing by 11 points at half-time.
With the reserves premiership already in the bag, the stage was set for the home side to topple the Kats who, for much of the past decade, have been one of the form teams of the competition.
As foreshadowed ahead of this week’s State Budget, Housing Minister John Carey revealed a record $2.1bn social housing investment which would deliver some 275 new homes by mid-2023.
The remote Martu community on the Canning Stock Route 500km east of Marble Bar is home to about 50 people, all of whom have now received one or both doses of the jab.
A $299 cap on one-way flights will apply to those living in the North West, which is classified as zone two of the scheme
State Minister Stephen Dawson praised the resources industry and raised his glass to Port Hedland this morning as he briefed locals on the 2021-2022 Budget.
Cheyanne Enciso and Danielle Raffaele
One FIFO worker admitted there was “a lot of testosterone” in the Pilbara while several residents lamenting difficulties in the dating world
Mr Shales was president in 2017 when then-chief executive Bill Price’s signing of a $1m contract for the Royalties for Regions-funded Ningaloo Centre aquarium was investigated by the CCC
The Karratha and eastern wards are set for a close battle, while once again Dampier’s council seat has been elected unopposed
The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics data on gender ratios shows the Shire of East Pilbara had the second highest male to female ratio in Australia, with 289.8 men per 100 women
Songs for Peace will be held on September 18 and will include an evening of live music, art installations and dance performances.
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