Copeland opens career as bowling analyst

Former Australian international Trent Copeland will miss NSW’s Sheffield Shield clash with South Australia so he can work as a bowling analyst during the Test series with India. Copeland, 32, will join the Seven Network with Cricket NSW’s blessing ahead of Thursday’s first Test at the Adelaide Oval. Cricket NSW …

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Roebourne radio presenter wins award for broadcasting excellence

A Roebourne radio presenter has been recognised with a national award for Aboriginal broadcasting excellence. Marion Cheedy, from Roebourne-based community radio station Ngaarda Media, was awarded the excellence in indigenous broadcasting award by the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia at a ceremony last month. She won for her work on …

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Fly-through provides first look at new WA museum

The first glimpse inside WA’s new museum has been revealed with an animated tour to provide an insight into the layout of exhibitions ahead of its expected opening in 2020. Culture and the Arts Minister David Templeman today launched the online “fly-through”, which he said shows the scale of the …

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West Coast duo thrill fans in visit

West Coast Eagles fans had the night of their lives last week when premiership legends Jeremy McGovern and Mark Hutchings turned up in Exmouth and Karratha. The stars went to Froth Craft Brewery on November 26 and Karratha Rec Club on November 27, where they took part in a Q …

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Hundreds stopped as meth van visits SW

More than 400 vehicles were stopped during the Meth Enforcement Van’s first visit to the South West on Thursday. Just days after the State Government deployed its new fleet of meth busting vans, police set up at Bussell Highway near Capel. The vans are purpose-built with cutting edge technology to …

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Hutchison to skipper Country XI

Peel Cricket Association all-rounder Tim Hutchison will lead a strong WA Country XI which is aiming to win next year’s Australian Country Cricket Championship. First-year coach Tim Edmunds and his selectors picked a mix of experience and youth in their 14-man squad which heads to Shepparton, Victoria in early January. …

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