As hot temperatures cause raging bushfires across WA, a marine heatwave predicted by the CSIRO has been confirmed by real-time observations sparking fears about ecosystem impact.
North West Central MLA Vince Catania is calling for a massive investment in land development to reverse Carnarvon’s population decline.
A drink-driver who was distracted by his mobile phone when he ploughed into another car, seriously injuring five people and himself, has been sentenced to 18 months in prison.
The proprietor of Golden Dragon Chinese Restaurant has copped a $8000 fine for repeated food code violations last year, but said the business was “trying to improve” since health officers took notice.
A Mid West grandfather could die in prison after he was jailed for 15 years over the decades-long sexual abuse of his own daughter, granddaughter, and the daughter of a family friend.
Police say an e-cigarette was behind a destructive car fire on Saturday afternoon that damaged seven vehicles in a suburban shopping centre carpark.
Police are investigating possible foul play after a fire engulfed a nature strip near a Geraldton Boating Camping and Fishing store last night.
The Kalbarri Community Australia Day Fireworks look set to go off with a bang, despite fears the show would draw more visitors than organisers could handle.
The Geraldton man accused of strangling and punching a woman outside the Geraldton Police Station on November 28 in a self-styled “citizen’s arrest” has pleaded not guilty.
Preparing children for the new school year is a big job for parents, with labelling alone likely contributing to thousands of premature grey hairs on heads across Geraldton and beyond.
Would you pay $9 for juice? I never considered myself the type but Go Health in Stirling Central has me second-guessing myself.
Some students taking a “relaxed” approach to ATAR exams after receiving early university offers could explain why last year’s exam results were down across Geraldton high schools.
Whether it’s a natural wonder or something or a quirky landmark, Geraldton boasts many stunning backdrops that will more than impress anyone’s Instagram followers.
Elise Van Aken & Lisa Favazzo
The decades-long wait for Geraldton shoppers is nearing a close, with the revelation Kmart is just a few months away.
In the first part of our Greener Geraldton series, we have put together your one-stop list of local recycling options to help with your 2021 eco-resolutions.
Elise Van Aken
A Geraldton-raised YouTube star boasting millions of viewers has announced she is expecting her second child.
Upset about the breakdown of a 37-year relationship, a Waggrakine man has spent a night in police custody after allegedly threatening to kill his ex-wife at her house on Wednesday.
A part-time art teacher at Nagle Catholic College, Jackey has run art therapy classes through Avivo, a home-care and service provider, for four years.
He’s a self-professed “VB” bloke who loves VB the brew.
It is now compulsory to wear a mask at Geraldton Airport, and passengers yesterday appeared mostly to be sticking to the new rule.
Reuben Carder & Elise Van Aken
The race meeting scheduled for Geraldton Turf Club on Saturday has been abandoned because extreme weather temperatures.
The organiser of a major event in Carnarvon says sail- and kiteboard racing won’t be able to go ahead due to a poor wind forecast, but family activities will still go ahead in the town.
A couple of the organisers of the races, which attracted eight to 16-year-olds from Perth, Busselton, Esperance and the Mid West, were told yachts once raced on inland lakes surrounding Carnamah.
Lara Dalton has pledged $90,000 towards children’s play facilities if she becomes the Labor member for Geraldton at the March State Election.
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