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Auctioning off heritage

AN auction to sell off historical artefacts from the Midland Railway Workshops to the highest bidder next month has been slammed by Midland MLA Michelle Roberts as a fire sale to fund Premier Colin Barnett’s� pet projects.� The Midland Railway ...

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Calling all leaders

LOCAL government leaders from the cities of South Perth, Canning and Fremantle will head to Kalamunda next month to share their experiences in a bid to entice everyday ratepayers to stand as candidates at the October council elections. Resident Jane ...

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Locals rally to improve Toodyay Rd

FOLLOWING a triple fatality on Toodyay Rd last month more than 300 locals held a meeting at the Gidgegannup Town Hall to discuss safety concerns along the stretch of road and the urgent need for a carpark at Gidgegannup Primary ...

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Free parking pulled

THE Midland Public Hospital, Governor Stirling SHS and Lloyd Street were all winners in the State Budget but free parking at the Midland train station has become a casualty with a daily fee set to come into effect next year. ...

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Wandering for 40 years

WANDERERS from Walliston will shortly celebrate 40 years of enjoying some of our most remote spots and the uniqueness of our farming communities with an auction for the Royal Flying Doctor Service. The annual camping event, which raises funding for ...

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Top chocs in the valley

IT always helps to think outside the square when trying to develop new chocolate recipes, says Matt Zimmermann. The chocolatier, who has worked for the Margaret River Chocolate Factory in West Swan for seven years, said then once you have ...

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Parks budget winners

Sport and Recreation Minister Terry Waldron with Forrestfield MLA Nathan Morton, Forrestfield FC member Terry Davidson, John Ferguson from Forrestfield Flyers Tee Ball Club and Tricia Lovell from Kalamunda Hockey Club. HARTFIELD Park and Kostera Oval were big winners in ...

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