A Kiara man accused of killing a WA dad during a violent altercation outside a South Hedland home will stand trial to defend the allegation.
A man is in a serious but stable condition in Exmouth after being attacked by a lemon shark while fishing off a remote Pilbara island overnight.
North West Central MLA Vince Catania has labelled Australia Post’s decision to cease the local post service as “abdicating its responsibility”
Foster parent Daniel Roy said the shortages meant children had no choice but to be relocated to Perth.
Several landowners of the historic ghost town have offered their blocks up for short-term use by caravanners for no financial gain this year.
Last year the State Government announced a Building Bonus in conjunction with the Federal Government’s Home Builder grants, to give homebuyers a possible $45,000 funding boost.
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The funds were used to support ongoing projects including the Keep Exmouth Clean day and to hold a litter audit at Town Beach.
Rose Barton, living and working on Ngarluma and Yindjibarndi ngurra, said the grant would give her time to work on her art.
While a man with links to the Rebels bikie gang said there were innocent reasons for weapons and ammunition found in his donga, a magistrate had other ideas.
The application for the proposed daycare centre at 3 Walkington Circle, Millars Well was first received on December 10 2020 but was refused.
City of Karratha Mayor Peter Long said the revised policy was prompted by the over-crowding at Dreamers Hill.
City of Karratha Mayor Peter Long said the funds would boost the City’s regular bushfire mitigation program.
Pilbara long-distance runner Guy Schweitzer completed a 27-hour ultramarathon from Port Hedland to Marble Bar on Saturday, a 203km trek from the Pier to the Iron Clad Hotel.
The Karratha Kats remain the form team after they dispatched the Falcons in a one-sided contest in the latest round of the North Pilbara Football League Women’s competition.
Kate Southam guided Scenic Lord to victory in the annual Roebourne Cup at the Nor West Jockey Club on Saturday.
The Dampier Sharks extended their winning streak to 12 games after dismantling the Wickham Wolves in the latest round of the North Pilbara Football League to win 12.14 (86) to 8.9 (57).
Held at the Karratha Leisureplex, the competition ran over three days from July 23-25, with teams from Karratha, Newman, Broome, Port Hedland and Tom Price competing
It was a Saturday afternoon to remember for Zana Bodey as she recorded her first win as a footy coach with the Hedland Blazers, as they defeated the Ashburton Thunder 10.11 (71) to 0.2 (2).
The South Hedland Swans achieved back-to-back derby victories with a 11.8 (74) to 9.8 (62) win against cross-town rivals the Port Hedland Rovers at Kevin Scott Oval on Friday
The Port Hedland International Airport general manager, who has announced his resignation after 35 years from his Pilbara post, said the town had a “soul” you couldn’t resist.
In a victory that was 30 years in the making and with her son caddying by her side every hole of the 36, Teresa Fairclough won her first Pilbara Ladies tournament
The full-time plumber took the coveted award and a $10,000 cash prize for his portrait, canvassed on a rusted copper car door, which depicted his friend and colleague “Pikey” relaxing with a beer.
Officers from the Major Crash unit are seeking information from witnesses of a fatal crash on Dampier Highway yesterday morning.
A wildfire mitigation program incorporating traditional principles and modern technologies on country has seen a 70 per cent drop in damaging fires which ravage wildlife habitats and cultural sites.
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