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New bridge over Ellen Brook open

A NEW bridge over the Ellen Brook in Ellenbrook-Upper Swan, was officially opened to the public on Friday. City of Swan Mayor David Lucas said the new bridge on Railway Pde north of Apple St would help reduce congestion in ...

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Man caught with 255 abalone

AN Ellenbrook man has been fined after being found with a big quantity of abalone in his possession. Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) metropolitan region compliance manager Todd A’Vard said an early morning roadside inspection of a ...

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Man assaulted in Henley Brook

MIDLAND detectives are investigating an alleged assault on a young man in the Swan Valley Oasis Resort car park just after 3am on Friday, July 27. The young man, who required stitches to his head after the vicious attack, made ...

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Books for Middle Swan college

MOORDITJ Noongar Community College, Middle Swan are set to receive a literacy boost thanks to the Books for Kids campaign.  During Books for Kids week, which finishes on Sunday, August 12, Dymocks stores across the country will donate $1 from ...

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Home for B&B or big family

IN a rural setting at the base of Mount Brown with views over York and towards Mt Bakewell this nine-bedroom, eight-bathroom home sits on a 4202sqm block.  The two-storey, which is run as a bed and breakfast, could also suit ...

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Shire of Mundaring objects to aircraft noise

MUNDARING Shire staff are recommending councillors support the Perth Airport major development plan, despite highlighting noise concerns.  An administrative report, including a letter in support of the new runway and development plan, will be presented at Tuesday’s council meeting for ...

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Private dams vital to research

FARM dams across the Perth Hills are shaping research to better understand the importance of biodiversity in WA’s drying climate. The East Metropolitan Regional Council (EMRC) freshwater biodiversity project will look at dams and streams, mostly on private property, in ...

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