Royals to be evacuated from London if Brexit prompts riots

British officials have revived Cold War emergency plans to relocate the royal family if there are riots in London if Britain suffers a disruptive departure from the European Union next month. “These emergency evacuation plans have been in existence since the Cold War, but have now been repurposed in the …

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Local teen living the dream as fashion model

While she will always be a Boulder girl at heart, model Georgia Potts has her eyes set on a life in New York as a high-fashion runway model. The 16-year-old beauty will jet off to New York tomorrow, where she will walk the runway for her third New York Fashion …

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Cats, Roos start AFLW journeys with wins

Expansion teams Geelong and North Melbourne enjoyed historic wins and the promised free-flowing play was in evidence more often as the third AFLW season kicked off in fine style. The Cats got the ball rolling on Saturday night, No.1 draft pick Nina Morrison starring with 22 possessions in a 3.6 …

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Cook blames hospital woes on Barnett

Health Minister Roger Cook has blamed the Barnett government for conditions at Kalgoorlie Hospital that saw several mental health patients absconding from the facility and attempting suicide. The comments came after the Miner questioned Mr Cook on his actions after revelations nurses were forced to use “dangerous” amounts of the …

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