Two men have been killed in separate crashes in WA’s Great Southern region this week.
Cameron Newbold & Liam Croy
More than 50 new water tanks are set to be constructed across regional WA, with more than 20 allocated to Wheatbelt shires including Wagin, Williams, Wandering and Narrogin.
Tom Shanahan & Isabel Vieira
Katanning is being pushed towards the forefront of Australia’s renewable future on the back of a bold new energy strategy aiming to give the community “ownership” of its energy.
GNP 360’s Horsepower Highway was recognised at the Tidy Towns Sustainable Communities Awards at the weekend for the project’s contribution to community wellbeing.
Australian country musician Tom Curtain has hit the Great Southern Highway with his We’re Still Here show this summer.
The Lake Grace Community Men’s Shed, the Lake Grace Community Resource Centre and the Lake Grace Artists’ Group have been announced as recipients in the latest round of Federal funding.
Early on Sunday, November 14, an offender or offenders broke into a St Johns Ambulance volunteer’s home on McLeod Street in Kojonup after they were called out.
Kendenup were restricted to 104 batting first on their home deck before Tambellup chased down the total with ease, securing victory in the 26th over.
Australs suffer nine-wicket defeat to Broomehill and remain winless this season after seven rounds.
The roof of the stone building collapsed, with the fire causing an estimated $250,000 worth of damage.
Arthur Jones was the only Great Southern footballer taken in this year’s national and rookie drafts, selected with pick 43.
Great Southern police launched a safety standards of operation last week in partnership with the Department of Transport, Main Roads WA and WorkSafe to ensure vehicles meet required standards.
Local photographer and artist Colin Thorne has opened his debut show, Back of Beyond and Rodwood Arts, an exhibition featuring photographs taken from across the region and beyond.
The Katanning Police Station Community Open Day will take place from 10am to 1pm on Wednesday, December 1, to unveil $1.6 million worth of upgrades.
The Shire of Lake Grace has welcomed the announcement that its 107-year-old old James Dam has been added to the State Register of Heritage Places.
Former Ireland international Jacob Mulder was snapped up as the No.1 pick by Elders Avengers in the draft.
With two out of three Indigenous people in the Great Southern still not fully vaccinated, St Luke’s Family Practice has started providing weekly Pfizer walk-in clinics for the Indigenous community.
Tom Shanahan, Jacinta Cantatore & Briana Fiore
Third win of the Great Southern Cricket Association season for Kendenup after thrilling win.
The dangerous combination of Jedd Herbert and Flynn Cristinelli were in superb touch for the reigning premiers.
Blight said post-race that it was a real thrill to be back behind the wheel.
The six existing Legislative Council regions — half of which are in the country — will be replaced with a single “whole-of-State” electorate, from which all 37 MPs will be elected in future.
Tom Shanahan, Sarah Makse & Peter Law
In March this year, Tucker was caught in the act when he sent indecent images to a police officer posing as a juvenile girl.
WA’s previous grain harvest record was 18.2 million tonnes in the 2016 season.
Kojonup Police allege two male offenders smashed their way into Hillview Roadhouse and Motel around 2am this morning.
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