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Summit students inspired to aim high

Three students from Karratha Senior High School have been left empowered and motivated after attending the 2018 Women in Mining Summit. Year 10 students Viollette Otto, Aarinne Apletree and Jailiegh Hansen attended the conference held in Perth on Thursday, September 13, where they listened to guest speakers and completed design …

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Spaniard a PB for Tracey

Tracey Turner caught this Spanish mackerel, weighing in at 15kg, near Point Samson late last month. Husband Kim said the catch was a personal best for her and she was “absolutely stoked”. Have a great fishing photo? Send it to news@pilbaramedia.com.au and you could see it in print.

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Treasury minister mixes debt with deficit

Assistant Treasurer Stuart Robert has confused Australia’s debt with its deficit, underquoting how much the country owes by a cool $332 billion. Mr Robert made the embarrassing mistake on Thursday as he attempted to sing the government’s praises for financial management. “We saw a great result reflecting on the 17/18 …

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Seal smashes monster octopus into kayaker’s face

West Regional News Thursday, 27 September 2018 8:58AM VideoThis isn’t something you see everyday. Kyle Te Kiwi was kayaking in New Zealand waters when a seal launches itself out of the water, smacking him in the face with an octopus. The entire thing was caught on camera. Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail …

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Pies defend title on night to remember

Busselton were crowned 2018 South West Netball Football League champions with a 53-38 victory over Bunbury at Eaton Recreation Centre on Friday night. In front of a 500-strong crowd of vocal supporters, Busselton had already won the 15s and A-reserve grand final and were looking to complete a memorable hat-trick. …

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Looking again: West Coast’s last premiership

Toby HusseyAlbany Advertiser Thursday, 27 September 2018 9:45AM Camera IconMELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – SEPTEMBER 30: West Coast Eagles players celebrate after winning the AFL Grand Final match between the Sydney Swans and the West Coast Eagles at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on September 30, 2006 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Mark …

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