Police are probing a suspicious house fire that yesterday gutted a South Boulder home causing an estimated $250,000 damage.
A detailed analysis of employment demand in mining points to a flourishing industry in WA that is powering through the coronavirus pandemic.
Despite COVID-19 restrictions suspending the travelling BreastScreen WA van’s regular visit to Esperance, almost 1500 women attended the unit for their free mammogram.
Kalgoorlie’s York Hotel owner Dayle Dickhart said the hotel only ever increased prices once, at the beginning of the year if they needed to.
Homelessness is more than just people who are sleeping on the street, and is a lot more common than many people might think, Salvation Army Kalgoorlie-Boulder Corps Lt Jodie Jones says.
A Manylok Malek masterclass was the catalyst for Goldfields’ comprehensive 87-76 win against Kalamunda at Niels Hansen Basketball Stadium on Saturday night.
Locals and tourists now have a new way to see the sights in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, with a horse-pulled wagon ride business opening at the weekend.
The financial stress and isolation experienced during COVID-19 restrictions was tough on many, particularly those who rely on support from disability service providers.
“Shop to Share is not something we do every year but we thought with it being winter and the coronavirus pandemic, we thought we would do our bit to help out the community”
When asked how she feels about an imminent letter from the Queen, she shared concerns about everyone in the world knowing she was 100.
“We have so much hate in the world, so we might as well find something to enjoy and make us laugh”
Historic land clearing has left the three endemic species under threat — a tragedy which earned them a listing in the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act.
If it wasn’t for the strangers who rushed to her side when she was struck by a vehicle and pinned against a veranda post in Kalgoorlie, Elaine Nickoll believes she would not be alive today
WA Ports Minister Alannah MacTiernan yesterday visited the facility, which exports nickel, iron ore and grain, and unloads container freight and agricultural products.
The ballpoint pen artist has recently resettled on the west coast and has come to join her husband in Kalgoorlie-Boulder during a contract stint.
Run by the Kalgoorlie Police Station and Goldfields-Esperance Youth Policing, the program aims to help fill a gap identified by police in activities for at-risk youth aged between 12 and 18.
Ryan O’Hanlon’s career spans hospitality, real estate and resources, and has seen him moving across Australia from Darwin to Cloncurry and Brisbane to the Pilbara.
Hill, 58, was sentenced in Kalgoorlie District Court yesterday following a three-day trial where a jury found him guilty of three charges of endangering the life, health and safety of a person.
Spacey Jane, above, and hip-hop artist Drapht, inset, are two of the four names who will be packing their bags and rolling out to the regions for a string of shows.
Expected to be completed by early next year, the campus will provide a base for students to complete practical components of their degrees while discovering the advantages of working regional
It will never be completely erased, but CME WA CEO Paul Everingham believes 98 per cent of mine workers can and should live in the State
Both falls — one recent and one from late-2019 — were captured by The Desert Fireball Network team which uses cameras across Australia to observe shooting stars and predict where meteorites land.
ACorp Construction Goldfields manager Sam Turner said the company’s local knowledge meant the special challenges of building in Kalgoorlie-Boulder had not come as a surprise.
Pegasus defeated YMHC 2-1 on Saturday, with goals to Nick Leedman and Ned D’Sousa for Pegasus and Kameron Rigby for YMHC. D’Sousa was best for Pegasus, and Daniel Ace-Heaton led the way for YMHC.
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