DFES has completed emergency preparations for ex-tropical Cyclone Lincoln as residents in the Pilbara and Gascoyne are urged to brace for horrific weather.
The newly minted Spoilbank Marina boat ramp will now be behind lock and key between 6pm and 6am, a decision by Pilbara Ports after multiple breaches of the facility out of access hours.
An inquest into the death of Phillip John Allen, an inmate at Roebourne Regional Prison, has revealed significant shortcomings in the supervision of the 47-year-old prisoner on the night of his death.
Premier Roger Cook has implored pilots and Qantas to use a sudden break from industrial action to put down their swords and come to an agreement so the State’s resources sector can keep moving.
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A Karratha father accused of trying to drown his young son in the ocean was not trying to kill the child but was instead trying to ‘baptise’ him when three good Samaritans intervened.
West Pilbara residents are being warned to prepare for heavy winds and rain over the coming days as ex-tropical cyclone Lincoln heads West off the Kimberley coast and is set to re-develop.
In a move aimed at propelling Australia to the forefront of the global clean energy market, the State and Federal governments have finalised a $140 million deal to establish a hydrogen hub in the Pilbara.
The Karratha Falcons have moved to first place in the West Pilbara Cricket Association 20-over competition after securing a three-wicket victory over the Baynton Lions.
The City of Karratha has been dealt a $400,000 financial blow after Cecel Filipino and Asian Food, the tenant of a prime property at The Quarter HQ, went belly-up.
Qantas has scrapped its Port Hedland to Brisbane route just six months after introducing it, citing low passenger numbers as the catalyst behind the move.
In a brewing conflict concerning operations at the Beadon Creek port facility in Onslow, tensions have flared between Onslow Marine Support Base and the Shire of Ashburton.
Pilbara Ports has committed $200,000 to Marine Rescue Port Hedland to support the establishment of a new training centre and operations base.
Port Hedland councillors have passed a motion of no confidence against mayor Peter Carter while delivering a scathing assessment of his leadership style.
The Town of Port Hedland has unveiled an exciting line-up for its upcoming 2024 Odyssea Festival, set to feature renowned Australian acts Eskimo Joe and Dan Sultan.
In a collaborative effort between various local stakeholders and the Federal Government, the Pilbara Designated Area Migration Agreement has been expanded to cover the East Pilbara.
The City of Karratha has begun its search for the next Cossack artist-in-residence, calling for artists from across Australia to immerse themselves in the historic charm of the ghost town.
A gruelling 120km wheelbarrow race dreamt up as a wager between two mine workers at a Pilbara pub in the 1960s is the inspiration for the latest Pilbara-based feature film.
The hunt is on to find a WA kid to play the lead role in the new feature film Red Rock Run, which has just been greenlit for production in the Pilbara later this year.
Pilbara youngsters have shone brightly at the Basketball WA Country Championships in Perth, picking up two championship division titles and a slew of impressive results.
The historically embattled Port Hedland council will this week vote on whether they still have confidence in Mayor Peter Carter — despite it having no real power to remove him.
The Port Hedland Chamber of Commerce and Industry is gearing up to celebrate International Women’s Day with a special event honouring women in business.
Average Karratha and Port Hedland residents can expect to be more than $1650 better off after the Federal Government’s decision to backflip on an election promise to leave stage three tax cuts untouched
The spirit of community service and dedication was celebrated at the 2024 City of Karratha Community Awards, where local role models and grassroots heroes were honoured for their contributions.
A new scientific approach to group training will be introduced to the North West in the coming months with the Yard Gym set to take over F45 locations in Broome, Karratha and Port Hedland.
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