Concern over a Halls Creek street named after a man whose father is believed to have been involved in an historic Aboriginal massacre has prompted the council to propose a new name for the road.
An estimated 250,000 long-arm and 10,000 handguns which are either unregistered or unable to be registered are believed to be in Australia, as well as prohibited accessories
An employee of Broome Toyota has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $20,000 in vehicle parts and sending them to the NT, in order to “drum up business.”
Legune Station’s Daniel Turnbull has claimed the inaugural Jewel of the North campdraft series title after starring in the 2021 AgXpress Kununurra Campdraft at the weekend.
Boab Metals has expanded its northern Australian footprint after acquiring a new base metal mine near its Kununurra-based Sorby Hills project.
A Broome man has been permanently disqualified from owning a license after he led police on a high speed chase to avoid being caught with six times the legal alcohol limit in his system.
A relative of the 12-year-old girl killed in a car crash in Fitzroy Crossing last month has been denied bail to attend her sorry camp, with the family deemed among the “biggest offenders in town.”
Three people have been flown to Royal Darwin Hospital after receiving critical injuries in a car crash near Kununurra at the weekend.
The crowd came early and rose to more than 4000 during the afternoon, while the seven-event program produced several winning favourites and some exciting finishes.
The Halls Creek Hawks will take on the Ord River Magpies in this weekend’s East Kimberley Football League grand final, after defeating the Waringarri Crows in the weekend’s semi final.
The game could have been a whole lot different had Towns capitalised on their early dominance and set the tone for the match
The Bulls came into the game with a head full of steam having downed the Tigers and Saints in their previous two games and were confident of taking the game to their fancied opponents
The state-owned electricity provider approached the Shire with a proposal to supply and install the farm, with energy generated to be credited against the Shire’s electricity bill.
A year ago Grant Meleisea started sharing his travels in the East Kimberley online. Now his content has been shared around the world, bringing his love of the region to screens from Germany to the US.
A restaurant site overlooking at the entrance to the historic Derby Wharf will be demolished to make way for itinerant food vendors to setup shop in periods of high demand.
The 3.87ha Waterbank Estate on Williams Road comprises a sprawling three-bedroom home, a pool which overlooks Cable Beach, multiple sheds and outhouses, plus a separate and private granny flat
The death of a young girl comes as Fitzroy Crossing residents and visitors raise serious concerns about rampant rock throwing and car thefts by unsupervised teenagers in town
The progress of the Ord Valley agricultural sector was the centre of celebrations at the weekend as Kununurra’s Frank Wise Institute of Tropical Agriculture marked its 75th anniversary.
Fourteen people have been charged as part of a police crackdown on the transportation of illegal drugs and firearms into the East Kimberley.
Speaking in Broome this month after spending time in the region, Transport Minister Rita Saffioti said she would investigate ideas to improve access to driver training and licensing services.
Liam Rogers, 8, was rushed to hospital after stepping on a smouldering fire which had been covered in sand instead of extinguished with water
Work has begun on the first stage of Seafarms’ long-awaited northern Australian prawn farm near Kununurra, where up to 180 people will begin work within the next three months.
An 18-year-old man has been charged for allegedly biting a police officer during an overnight arrest in Kununurra.
Round 13 of the Broome Netball Association division one competition took place at the Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre courts on Tuesday evening, with two nail biting contests.
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