Teens empowered to make positive changes in community

A group of Kalgoorlie teenagers began the new school term with messages of strength and self-confidence, thanks to a Project Empower workshop by Country to Canberra. The not-for-profit seminar group is undertaking a four-month, national tour of regional Australia, talking to more than 3000 girls about leadership, career aspirations and …

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Meth addict behind bars | The West Australian

A Kalgoorlie-Boulder man who has previously spent time behind bars for trying to manufacture methamphetamine has been jailed for two years after he was caught with 13.8g of the drug. Tremaine Desmond Reid, 33, appeared in Kalgoorlie District Court yesterday and pleaded guilty to being in possession of meth with …

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Putting Aboriginal models on world stage

Two aspiring Kalgoorlie-Boulder models will feature in an upcoming promotional campaign for a leading Australian indigenous talent management company, after appearing in an on-the-fly photo shoot in the city last week. Former Kalgoorlie-Boulder resident and now Global Indigenous Management head make-up and hair stylist Bianca Karena approached landscape photographer Brenden …

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Local community key in search for roaming dog

A boxer dog who spent six days roaming beaches and park-land between Madora Bay, Secret Harbour and Baldivis has been reunited with his owners. It is estimated Hunter covered at least 35km between Sunday, July 1 and Friday, July 6. Hunter’s owner Lochy Moody took the week off work to …

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