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Anita Mcinnes received a highly commended in the 2009 WA Media Awards suburban section for her reporting. Two of her sons were born at Swan District Hospital and for many years she was a partner in a small business, which operated in the Gingin-Muchea-Bullsbrook area. As a mature age student Anita studied journalism at Curtin University before working in Busselton, Dunsborough and Rockingham with West Regionals. She says the best part of her job is meeting eastern suburb residents and visiting the many attractions in the area.

New way to control stable fly

RESEARCH is pointing to a quick, low cost, non-chemical solution to control the declared pest stable fly, which could improve business profitability at the same time. Researchers said they found burying vegetable crop waste after harvest and then compacting the ...

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Man hurt in West Swan fire

A WEST Swan man suffered serious burns to an arm after a fire started in his shed on Monday, April 10. Up to 50 firefighters attended the fire, which was believed to have started in a roll of hay. A ...

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Students question polls at Pearce forum

BULLSBROOK College, Northam Senior High School and Swan Valley Anglican Community School students attended the inaugural Pearce Young Leaders Forum during the first week of the school holidays. Hosted by Pearce MHR Christian Porter, the forum was held at Clarkson ...

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Hills footy back this weekend

THE four 2016 Hills Football Association finalists face off in round one this weekend, which is also the Anzac round. Mundaring host Parkerville and will be looking for an improved effort on their most recent encounter in last season’s first ...

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Eastern Suns score a hat trick

THE Kalamunda Eastern Suns sides play their next two games at home, taking on the East Perth Eagles on Saturday night followed by an Anzac clash with the Willetton Tigers. The men’s basketball team has emerged as one of the ...

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Markovic motivated for Forest Rally

KALAMUNDA rally driver Brad Markovic will be motivated by a sense of unfinished business when he takes on round two of the CAMS Australian Rally Championship, the Make Smoking History Forest Rally, this weekend. At last year’s event, Markovic had ...

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Anzac Day assembly at Ellenbrook college

RETURNED & Services League of Australia WA Branch operations manager Martin Holzberger was a guest speaker at the Ellenbrook Secondary College Anzac Day assembly on April 5. Former student Hannah Fooks sang the Australian national anthem as well as the ...

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Showjumping at Brookleigh

IT was all action at Upper Swan’s Brookleigh equestrian centre as hundreds of showjumping riders and horses competed at Swan River Showjumping Club’s first event of 2017. Competitors from as far south as Dunsborough put their mounts at Equestrian Western ...

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