Firefighters battle Gnangara Pine Plantation blaze

Staff writers with AAPThe West Australian Wednesday, 9 January 2019 2:19PM Camera IconA warning has been issued as a bushfire burns through a pine plantation in northern Perth.Picture: File Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail UsLink Icon UPDATE: Firefighters have managed to contain a bushfire in Perth’s north that was threatening …

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Cleveland Browns promote Freddie Kitchens to head coach | NFL News

By Reuters Last Updated: 09/01/19 8:50pm Freddie Kitchens had a positive impact on Baker Mayfield The Cleveland Browns are promoting offensive coordinator Freddie Kitchens to head coach, according to multiple reports. Kitchens, 44, becomes the 17th full-time head coach in franchise history. He replaces Hue Jackson, who was fired in …

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Busy time for sea rescue volunteers

A busy start to summer for Bunbury Sea Rescue volunteers has prompted renewed calls for boat owners to check their vessels before heading out on the water. The Bunbury crew responded to 11 call-outs alongside three false alarms during December, with most around the Christmas and new year period. The …

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English town told to stop feeding the fatberg

A 64-metre “fatberg”, a mass of congealed waste has been found in a sewer under the British seaside town of Sidmouth, in the southwestern county of Devon, a water company says. “Devon’s largest fatberg has been discovered in Sidmouth,” South West Water said on Twitter on Tuesday. “It’s a whopping …

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Kemerton lithium refinery approved | The West Australian

With the final State and Federal Government hurdles now cleared, two key Harvey figures have welcomed news that preliminary work has started on Kemerton’s long-awaited lithium refinery. Last week global lithium and chemicals giant Albemarle announced to the US stock exchange that earthworks had begun after receiving the final tick …

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