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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.

A walk to remember

THE Guildford Association is encouraging parents to take their children around the Guildford Anzacs poppy walk trail during the school holidays from April 14 to 29. The trail, a part of the Guildford Anzacs project, displays brass and enamel poppy ...

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A run of epic proportions

RUNNING 1000km can only be described as “epic” by two friends preparing to complete WA’s famous Bibbulmun Track from Albany to Kalamunda. The real kicker, the pair aim to battle the bush trail in 12 days, beating the current record ...

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Who is Midland’s $10m ticket holder?

SOMEONE who bought a lotto ticket from newsXpress in Centrepoint Midland is walking around with $10 million in their pocket.  At the time of publication, the winner of last week’s OZ Lotto jackpot was yet to come forward to claim ...

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Policy for trees in Mundaring

A POLICY to improve tree coverage within the Shire of Mundaring is out for public comment. The draft policy aims to increase tree canopy cover creating more shade and minimize heat absorption within the Shire’s road reserves, support biodiversity and ...

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Audio recording policy splits council

THE decision to amend an audio recording policy split the Shire of Mundaring council this month. Deputy president Lynn Fisher’s amendment sought to define which reasons the chief executive could execute his authority to withhold all or part of council ...

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Debunking cancer myths

ONE in three cancers are preventable, says Cancer Council Midland regional education officer Mikala Atkinson, but often myths about preventative food and lifestyle choices can be misleading. The Cancer Council aims to debunk some of those myths as part of ...

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Exhibition returns to Midland Junction

MORE than 150 artists feature in this year’s annual In Focus exhibition at Midland Junction Art Centre. The inclusive exhibition represents beginner artists to experienced creatives well-known in the community, with many of the artists living in the Eastern Region ...

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