Communities along Pilbara’s coast are bracing for a severe tropical cyclone to batter them with destructive winds and heavy rain on Friday.
DFES Kimberley Acting Supt Glenn Hall said while there was nothing of note slated for the next week, residents had a prime opportunity to make sure they were prepared with emergency supplies.
The court was told Barry was at a Guy Street apartment with his then-partner and other family members on the morning of December 5 when the pair got into an argument over jealousy.
A former child actor accused of breaching his protective bail conditions has been allowed back on the street after mistakenly thinking he could contact his ex-partner.
Cameron Haynes was pulling up craypots while on a fishing trip with his mate Corey Smith off Geraldton on December 27 when they were both thrown from the boat.
The emus had escaped from their home at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and roamed through the streets of Broome.
Broome Police have charged a person with acts likely to endanger the health and safety of a person following an investigation into a serious assault near Broome’s Chinatown precinct.
The commitment forms part of the Plan for the Kimberley that was unveiled by the Premier in the region today.
The new trial is set to combine the Banned Drinkers Register and a Takeaway Alcohol Management System that will require residents to produce photo ID every time they purchase alcohol in the Kimberley.
The fire caused damage to areas of the base’s main building used for treating patients, administration and storage of equipment and medical supplies.
Lifesaving signs that would assist beachgoers in emergency situations are likely to be installed across the Kimberley after two recent shark attacks.
The species of shark that attacked surfer Sam Heseltine on Broome’s Cable Beach last week has been confirmed.
According to police, there has been a dramatic rise in the number of thefts across luxury accommodation in the Cable Beach area
Naomi Steenson was just 26-year-old when she lost her beloved baby boy to whooping cough and has spoken of her emotional return to Broome.
A Broome surfer who narrowly escaped with his life after a Cable Beach shark attack has described the heart-stopping moment he ‘felt a massive bump’ as the predator hit his board.
Carly Laden & Sarah Steger
A surfer has been left ‘freaked out’ but uninjured after a shark attack at Broome’s Cable Beach, the second in less than three weeks.
Sarah Steger and Carly Laden
A surfer has narrowly escaped a shark attack at Broome’s Cable Beach, the second in less than three weeks.
Sarah Steger and Jakeb Waddell
The stretch of red dirt road had been the site of fatal accidents and caused communities to become cut off from critical health services and supplies.
His decision comes after The West Australian revealed Premier Mark McGowan and eight of his senior ministers had all rejected invites for the meeting
Many paint a picture of Broome as an idyllic tropical paradise and they are certainly not wrong. But festering beneath that is years of crime that has seemed to have escalated in viciousness recently.
Jakeb WaddellNorthern Papers Editor
Neither Mark McGowan nor any of his Cabinet ministers will attend a community safety forum in Broome next week, having rejected an invitation from the tourist mecca’s council.
Lynne Bunney has been involved with the Shinju Matsuri festival since 1979 and is taking on the president role for the first time.
Four of Broome’s best boxers were in for the fight of their fledgling careers when they travelled to Geraldton recently to compete in an action-packed event.
Phil Robinson was presented with a coin and certificate commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of the war by Major Matthew Jones, of the Norforce Kimberley squadron, last month.
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