New police test kits nab drug-drivers

Police have sent a stern warning to drug-drivers in the Narrogin region: if you drive under the influence you’ll receive a date with the magistrate. Narrogin police have new drug-testing kits which means that every police car on local roads is not only a booze bus but a drug-testing station …

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Woman jailed for biting WA officer’s arm

A woman who bit a police officer while being escorted out of a WA music festival has been jailed. Amina Robert Lowoja was this week sentenced to a mandatory six months behind bars for her attack in December 2016. Ms Lowoja had been at the Origin NYE festival when she …

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Task to unite metropolis, country

Wagin Woolorama’s rural ambassador Michael McKenzie wants to use his new position as a platform to bring people down to the bush. Mr McKenzie grew up in Darkan and Wagin but now lives in Perth working in corporate affairs at P&N Bank after studying at Christchurch Grammar and the University …

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Orienteering comp to draw hundreds

Narrogin will play host to two events in this year’s Australian Orienteering Championships, expecting to draw 500 people to town in April. The Australian Sprint Orienteering Champions is set to be held at Narrogin Senior High School on April 26. Orienteering WA expects the 3km to 4km course will draw …

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