My dogs are more than six months old now. Time has flown, but the past six months have been an interesting period, to say the least.
In a first for regional WA, a Bluff Point street will be transformed next month into a 30km/h zone to be shared by motorists, cyclists and pedestrians.
The State Government has a responsibility to communicate clearly to regional West Australians what its proposed electoral reform will mean for rural issues, says Geraldton-based MLC Sandra Carr.
Three decades on, the shame lingers. I admit it — I cheated on a Year 3 maths test. Once obtained, especially as an adult, it’s a tag hard to shake.
Northampton ’s new synthetic playing surface attracted a bumper field for the Murray Criddle threes earlier this month, who were delighted with the way the new green played.
Casuals ran away with the Geraldton A-grade hockey title in a blistering finish, beating Rovers 3-0 on Saturday night in a match that was closer than the scoreline suggested.
Gemma Dix scored twice and Kayley King got one goal as Cardinals beat Murchison 2-1 to win the Geraldton senior women’s hockey title on Saturday.
Geraldton were beaten but not broken in two representative cricket matches against Joondalup at the weekend.
Aztecs finished a stunning season on Saturday night, winning a tense grand final to go undefeated for the entire campaign.
Julian Randolph Stow spent his early years in Geraldton and surrounds, where he soaked up the scenes which he would eloquently describe through various works published throughout his life.
Northampton’s footy oval could echo with the sounds of a WAFL crowd next season as East Fremantle plan to bring a home game to the Mid West town.
A former Geraldton schoolteacher who has pleaded not guilty to sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl will stand trial in March.
A resident of small town Visberg is found decapitated. A cultish hilltop community “celebrates” Pan Night after the apple harvest.
New ticket scalping laws have taken effect that restrict the resale of tickets to a maximum ten per cent mark-up from the original price, and outlaw bots.
The Mid West’s employment shortage in major resources and infrastructure projects is set to more than double and reach up to 5000 roles in the next two years, an expert has warned.
Elise Van Aken
A former Geraldton youth boxing coach is accused of twice sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl in a hot tub at his Rangeway home last year — while one of the alleged victim’s friends was present.
Former air force engineer Mike Reymond has thrown his hat in the ring for the City of Greater Geraldton council elections, less than a year after a serious plane crash.
Many Geraldton residents still see nothing wrong with sharing a sexist joke about women with a mate, according to new local research.
The State Government has announced a new policy which will mandate more Aboriginal employment in the Mid West.
The Mid West Chamber of Commerce and Industry has teamed up with Kai Lani Cafe to host a fundraiser in support of Purple Bra Day.
Olympic FC are triple champions in Geraldton men’s soccer, narrowly missing out on winning all four divisions of the local competition.
WA Police say they have charged a 25-year-old woman from Yalgoo with dangerous driving causing grievous bodily harm after a serious crash in South Murchison last month.
Geraldton’s Inner Wheel club has donated 40 sleeping bags to local welfare groups in recent years, giving the town’s homeless a warm night’s rest, and education to children in Cambodia.
The Geraldton section of the Naval Association of Australia is building back up, offering support and mateship to local veterans.
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