Winter has well and truly arrived in Geraldton, with the cold, drizzly weather expected to continue for much of the week.
Shane Van Styn will be travelling to Kalgoorlie for a rematch of his April Fists of Fury fight and ring debut.
It wasn’t just Josh Kennedy in Northampton – another AFL flag winner was planning to make a special guest appearance at a GNFL match on the weekend.
Boxing is no longer a male preserve, as women fighters are now part of the scene, but women are pioneering elsewhere in the sport.
A former Geraldton schoolteacher who was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia at the weekend says the community is full of people going the extra mile for a good cause.
A woman who attacked her sister with a torch has been ordered to pay her $1000 for the “shocking” incident in Geraldton last year.
One of three Geraldton men accused of a violent home invasion last year after which a man was rushed to Perth with a cracked skull has told a court he intends to plead guilty.
Geraldton Police’s new officer in charge says holding the office of OIC feels like a juggling act every day, with the first week in his “really rewarding” new role feeling like a month.
Sen. Sgt Chris Martin
Just two months after his family home was destroyed in Cyclone Seroja, you couldn’t wipe the smile from one young footy fan’s face as he met his hero.
Geraldton Buccaneers fans have a double chance to watch their team this weekend, as the Buccs work to capitalise on an opportunity to put some points on the board.
It’s not ideal to be out of GNFL finals contention already, but Towns coach Dale Baynes sees a light, not a tunnel.
The Geraldton man accused of violently robbing a taxi driver last year will go to trial in August after denying the incident.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has worked closely with Recfishwest to introduce changes from July 1 to help preserve the State’s valuable groundfish stocks.
Elise Van Aken
Local conditions turned it on for the second round of the Geraldton Board Riders season last month.
Outrage over higher-than-normal power bills for some cyclone-affected residents and businesses in Kalbarri and Northampton has prompted energy retailer Synergy to offer those customers a $363 credit.
Phoebe Pin & Kate Campbell
Just one practitioner and one nurse in the Mid West region have registered for mandatory training to deliver voluntary assisted dying services when legislation comes into effect in two weeks.
It may be tempting to stay out of the cold and snuggle instead, but your new winter coat is dying to be shown off and then tossed on the table as you boogie to local and touring bands.
A State Government fish nursery project that would create more than 1000 jobs in the region has been delayed and put under review because of a lack of operators committed to buying the fish.
A former taxi driver faced fury from his alleged victim’s family outside court yesterday after pleading not guilty to slicing a passenger’s throat and leaving him on a Beresford Street.
Liam Beatty & Elise Van Aken
The State Government has refused to say if it will commit to funding workers’ accommodation in Kalbarri to aid cyclone Seroja recovery efforts.
Cheese, wine and art — furnish me with Kmart throw pillows and colour me “basic”, but I can’t think of a better way to spend a Friday night.
Tell me, dear reader, did the current Walkaway bridge replace an existing one?
Geraldton act Good Strife will take over the Freemasons Hotel with upbeat home-grown pop, laced with power vocals and primed for dancing.
I don’t have a problem with police using the QR code system as an investigative tool. If you’ve got nothing to hide, you shouldn’t either. It’s the issue of being kept in the dark that’s the problem.
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