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Author Archives: The Editorial Team

Echo News gives readers an alternative to other media outlets in WA and enjoys a very high rate of readership in its distribution area. Our Echo News team are a small group of devoted individuals who work hard to give the local community an easy to read, yet intelligent mix of local community stories.

Continued help for friends of the falls

A STATE Government grant towards the rehabilitation of the upper Lesmurdie Falls area was gratefully received on Monday. The Friends of Upper Lesmurdie Falls president Mike Robinson gathered at the site with group members, Agriculture and Food Minister Alannah MacTiernan ...

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Tracks not safe for selfies

TRAIN tracks are not the place for your post nuptial shots says Midland photographer, businesses owner and resident Tom Mucciarone. His comments were made in response to the Public Transport Authority’s new campaign targeting people illegally posing for photos on ...

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Dogs on-leash results due Tuesday

TRAIL users for and against dog exercise areas within the Railway Reserve Heritage Trail can hear the results of public consultation on the issue at the Mundaring Shire Council meeting on Tuesday. A review of dog exercise areas sparked debate ...

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Environmental art full of colour

A RECORD number of entries are on display at the 2017 Shire of Mundaring environmental art project which kicked off at the Mundaring Arts Centre (MAC) this week. The exhibition features a stunning display of artwork created by over 1000 ...

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Mundaring numbat naturalist

WHEN Tamara Wilkes-Jones saw her first numbat in the wild 16 years ago at Yookamurra Wildlife Sanctuary in South Australia, it ignited a passion that has now become an integral part of her life. Her initial encounter with a numbat ...

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Swan telco complaints rank highly

COMPLAINTS made by Swan View residents in regard to the quality of telecommunications and internet services they were receiving feature strongly in the latest national Telecommunications Industry Annual Report. The 2016-2017 report released last week by the Australian telecommunication industry ...

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Swan Valley finalists in tourism awards

SWAN Valley businesses and tourism attractions have been the big winners across the board with the Swan Valley Visitor Centre (SVVC), Sandalford Wines and Entopia Wines, Whiteman Park and The Maze at Outback Splash all named as finalists in the ...

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