More veggies less Vegemite at mini Masterchef class

Masterchef mum Liliana Battle dropped into Karratha on March 5 to help local parents fill their child’s lunchbox with alternatives to the Vegemite sandwich. The Port Hedland resident and former...

Crawford Realty fined for lodging bonds late

Crawford Realty of South Hedland has been fined $9,500 and ordered to pay costs of $970 for the late lodging of customer bonds with the Bond Administrator. The company pleaded guilty on February 28 t...

Dampier Art Awards back to add colour to local life

Artists entering the competition can use a literal interpretation on Colour My Life to, perhaps, capture an activity, place or person or they can also try to capture the theme through a feeling or cr...

Railway museum getting back on track

Karratha’s railway museum had seemingly run out of steam since its closure to the public more than 18 months ago. The 6 Mile Museum’s eight locomotives, which were among the earliest trai...

South Hedland 4-star hotel to open this year

South Hedland’s first four-star hotel is expected to be completed and open for business by the end of this year. The 120-room, five storey hotel will overlook South Hedland’s town square ...

Newman man dies in 4WD rollover

Police are investigating a crash near Newman last weekend in which a 25-year-old man died. The Newman died on March 1 from injuries he received when an unregistered red Mitsubishi Pajero wagon rolled...

Scouts in need of adult group leaders

Having held its two-night group camp earlier in the year and with its youngest Cub Scouts heading to Perth for the Enduro jamboree this October, the 3rd Karratha Scout club has had a busy few months.

Bluewater Tackle Exmouth Fishing Report

The sports action this week has been great with reports of boating enthusiasts hooking big GTs, mackerel and billfish. Spring is firing and don’t we all love it!