Police have upped their efforts to stamp out the smuggling of illegal goods and substances into the East Kimberley through an operation targeting vehicles carrying drugs, firearms and cash.
Unemployment figures in WA’s north west have fallen to some of their lowest levels in half a decade as the region continues to grapple with a worker shortage.
The Wunan Foundation founder and chairman on Monday became the seventh West Australian bestowed the second highest Queen’s Birthday honour.
Negotiations with Yurriyangem Taam native title holders to finalise the Fitzroy River National Park are expected be completed in late 2021.
A worker from a popular Gibb River Road station suffered serious head injuries after the fall earlier this week.
Stephanie Sinclair and Tom Zaunmayr
If you’ve ever wanted to host 376 of your closest friends for a movie night, now is your chance.
The boys from the East Kimberley were too strong for the West and Central teams in last week’s Kimberley Colts Football Championship.
Four medical students moved to Kununurra in January as part of a Rural Clinical School of Western Australia program, which places over 100 students in towns across WA for 12 month clinical placements.
A Broome man who had already been charged with bestiality and child pornography offences is facing 13 new charges after police concluded their investigation into his online activities.
Spectators at the women’s clash between the Bulls and the Bombers clash could have been forgiven for thinking they were watching a soccer game at the half-time siren, with a one-nil scoreline.
A Kimberley education worker has been charged with illegally accessing confidential information after his office was raided by police last month.
A 33-year-old Broome woman has been charged with animal cruelty after her Mastiff cross-breed was found extremely underweight with a large amount of ticks on her body.
The ILSC Group today announced it had signed an agreement with Balanggarra Ventures to take over management of the tourism facility on Balanggarra and Wanjina-Wunggurr Wilinggin country
Four Victorian tourists have been intercepted trying to cross the border into WA from the NT without a G2G pass.
The week in weird and wonderful news from the Pilbara, Kimberley and Gascoyne regions of WA
A Kununurra family has lost its beloved pet rabbit, after it died from brutal injuries inflicted during a destructive home burglary.
The COVID-19 vaccine roll-out will ramp up across the Kimberley from next week, as the first Pfizer inoculations are administered in the region’s remote Aboriginal communities.
A deadly tick-bourne disease first detected in Australia one year ago appears to have made its mark on the Kimberley’s dog population, with more than 200 confirmed cases across the region.
It’s almost time to fill the cake tin, clean the chickens, and sprinkle the last touch of fertiliser on the tomatoes, with the 49th Kununurra Agricultural Show just around the corner.
East Kimberley-raised artist Richard Wilson was the centre of celebrations last week at the launch of his debut exhibition, Artefacts and Animals, at Waringarri Aboriginal Arts.
Two former Olympians have taken home line honours at the inaugural Ord River Paddle at the weekend
MG Corporation has become the first Aboriginal community-controlled organisation to take over management of the WA Government’s Target 120 program.
Lake Argyle Resort’s infinity pool has been named the second best hotel pool in the world by an online travel website.
A damning new report has found ‘health risks’ in nearly a quarter of WA’s remote Aboriginal communities, with the water supplies of 37 contaminated by toxic pollutants
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