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Seven decades on the air

TIME served in Kenya with the King’s African Army, 20 years of British Military service across 26 countries, half a life with the State Emergency Services and almost 70 years in radio, Kalamunda’s Norman Campbell is not slowing down.  The ...

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Young councillor steps up to role

MUNDARING new kid on the block Councillor Jason Russell, is proving himself a worthy council member after  receiving a scholarship for Local Government studies.  The 2017-elected 20-year-old law student was recently awarded the WA Local Government Association (WALGA) president’s Local ...

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Artwork brings community together

A NEW Aboriginal art piece celebrating motherhood in Aboriginal culture is now hanging in Mundaring Council Chambers. Aboriginal storyteller Grace Comeagain and Urban Indigenous designer Caitlin Lawton collaborated on the project for the Shire’s 2018 NAIDOC Week community art project. ...

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Bull Mastiff had attacked before

ON August 11, Rosemary Lotstra’s partner John and her nine-year-old granddaughter took Rosemary’s beloved 13-year-old Shih Tzu/Maltese cross Sam out for a walk. Walking through a path connecting Blue Gum Place and Park Road, the pair came across a Bull ...

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Funding for endometriosis no quick fix

FORRESTFIELD university student Brooke Pearce looks like your average, perfectly healthy 21-year-old, but the truth is she, like 700,000 other Australian women, is battling an illness with no clear treatment and no cure. Ms Pearce suffers from endometriosis, a chronic ...

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Win for Kalamunda Kings

DESPITE often beating their rivals on the Kalamunda to Mundaring stage of the Targa West Peter Rullo and his co-driver James Marquet had never managed to win the event until this year. Last weekend Rullo, who lives in Gooseberry Hill, ...

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Spanish grapes great for Pandemonium

PANDEMONIUM Estate has entered six wines in the 2018 Singapore Airlines Swan Valley Wine Show, which holds its awards night next weekend. Winery owners Martin Buck and Loraine Donlevy hope their 2018 savagnin, 2018 moscato, 2014 shiraz tempranillo, 2016 tempranillo, ...

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Calling all community artists

SWAN Christian College is holding its first ever community art exhibition and is inviting talented artists from the community to display and sell their artwork at the exhibition.  All contributing artists will have the opportunity to win a $1000 acquisitive ...

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