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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.

Bushmead lots appeal to buyers

LAND sales at Bushmead are attracting some interest with 91 blocks already sold. Developer Cedar Woods officially opened a sales office at Bushmead in June. The opening was attended by more than 150 people with six lots sold during that ...

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Less haste for More Aces

BULLSBROOK trainer Jim Taylor says jockey Jason Brown will try and have More Aces in the box seat in the Get the Tabtouch Handicap (1000m) at Belmont on Saturday, July 29. In the Zizou and London Road gelding’s previous start ...

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Swan not keen on more tiny lots

A CITY of Swan report has recommended the council does not allow an increased number of 80sqm lots to be created in the Ellenbrook town centre. The proposal to increase the number of micro lots – 80sqm to 99sqm put ...

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Heaven doesn’t need your kidneys

MIDLAND receptionist Tracey Fox needs a kidney transplant soon if she is to avoid end stage kidney failure. Her kidneys are only functioning at about 16 per cent and soon she will need dialysis unless a suitable donor comes forward. ...

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Wine makers approve of WET rebate changes

SWAN Valley Winemakers generally approve of changes to the wine equalisation tax rebate as they limit the rebate to small producers, according to the Swan Valley & Regional Winemakers Association. President John Griffiths said the changes were generally supported by ...

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Family hideaway in Kalamunda

TUCKED away near the end of a quiet cul-de-sac this colonial brick and iron home has a bush outlook. The home’s outdoor entertainment area includes an outdoor bar, a barbecue area, seating areas and an undercover spa. Inside the four-bedroom, ...

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Haines wins selection for world championships

CYCLIST Jade Haines of Kalamunda is one of four Western Australians in the Australian team for August’s Junior Track World Championships in Italy. Cycling Australia announced its 15-member squad this week, which includes sprint duo Kye Bonser and Matt Richardson ...

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Getting ready for fire season

NUNS at the Dhammasara Buddhist Community in Gidgegannup have been making sure their 200ha property is ready for the summer fire season. They have been conducting controlled burns with the help of City of Swan volunteer bushfire brigade members and ...

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Jess Anstiss wins silver medal

NETBALLER Jess Anstiss of Maida Vale is part of the silver medal-winning team, which lost to New Zealand in the Netball World Youth Cup in Gaborone, Botswana on the weekend. The U21 New Zealand team defeated the Australian team 60-57. ...

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