Hedland’s West End waterfront apartment dream is dead

A long-desired apartment development in Port Hedland’s West End is dead in the water after the State Government announced it will cap the area’s population in response to health concerns about dust levels. The State Government announced last Monday it will prevent any further residential development, and possibly seek to …

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No one hurt in suspicious house fire

Tamra CarrGeraldton Guardian Monday, 22 October 2018 12:26PM Camera IconPolice have cordoned off the site while investigations take place.Picture: Tamra Carr Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon A house fire early this morning on Eastern Road has been labelled suspicious by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services. The house, located …

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ASIO boss Duncan Lewis warns of ‘existential threat’ to Australia

Monday, 22 October 2018 12:43PM Camera IconASIO director-general Duncan Lewis. Image/Lukas CochPicture: AAP Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon Australia’s spy chief has warned unprecedented levels of foreign interference and espionage poses an existential threat to the country. ASIO boss Duncan Lewis says work by foreign intelligence agents which may appear …

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Timorese national charged after allegedly being found with child porn

A Timorese national will appear in court today on accusations child exploitation material was found on an electrical device he owned. Australian Border Force officers allegedly found seven videos depicting alleged sexual abuse of children after examining the 35-year-old’s baggage after he arrived in Perth from Denpasar, Indonesia late Saturday …

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City has no plans to remove seaweed at Middleton Beach

Jessica CuthbertAlbany Advertiser Monday, 22 October 2018 12:55PM Camera IconSeaweed and sea wrack has built up at Middleton Beach.Picture: Benson, Laurie Benson Albany Advertiser Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon The City of Albany will not be removing a build-up of seaweed at Middleton Beach despite complaints. In recent weeks the …

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Cottage avoids demolition | The West Australian

Albany’s historical Colgate Cottage has avoided the threat of demolition. The cottage, owned by the Department of Education, can be found on the premises of Albany Senior High School and is used as a uniform shop. It is not heritage-listed. In a Facebook post earlier this month, Ian Tarbotton, a …

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PM apologises to child sex abuse victims

Child sex abuse survivors cried, yelled and clapped with raw emotion as they received a historic national apology for the pain inflicted upon them. “I believe you, we believe you, your country believes you,” Prime Minister Scott Morrison told parliament on Monday. He then read the official apology to survivors …

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Carolina’s Eric Reid hits out at Philadelphia’s Malcolm Jenkins following pre-game scuffle | NFL News

Last Updated: 22/10/18 8:18am Eric Reid confronts Philadelphia safety Malcolm Jenkins Carolina’s Eric Reid had to be restrained by team-mates after confronting Malcolm Jenkins and accusing the Philadelphia Eagles safety him of selling out the players’ movement protesting social injustice. Reid’s former team-mate at the San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaepernick …

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