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Pool cuts put council in hot water

A SHORTER season and cuts to operating hours at Mt Helena Aquatic Centre has ignited a fire in the hearts of the community. An online petition to Save Mt Helena Pool gained more than 800 signatures in its first two ...

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Strike Force Vulcan set to target arsonists

WITH one of the first major blazes of the 2017/2018 bushfire season already identified as the work of an arsonist, WA Police, the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) and the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) are ...

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Midland team wins Excellence award

The Midland Police CBD team are the toast of the WA force, taking out the Police Team of The Year award at the Nine News WA Police Excellence Awards on Thursday morning. Midland Constables Ryan Petrie, Damien Kent and Dwayne ...

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‘Mad Dog’ saga takes a strange turn

The case of the Facebook page largely responsible for Midland’s ‘Mad Dog’ Adrian being harassed has taken a strange turn, with a man claiming to be former millionaire Brisbane lawyer Nigel Munt saying he has purchased the page. The Facebook ...

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Community rallies behind ‘Mad Dog’

A GROUND-SWELL of online support for ‘Mad Dog’ Adrian has seen a Facebook site selling merchandise bearing his image and promoting harassment of the Perth icon shut down. Last week, Echo News spoke to Midland OIC Senior Sergeant Jason Longhorn ...

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Midlandia falls victim to tough times

MIDLANDIA was named best independent Fringe World venue in 2014, however its success has been relatively short-lived, with the City of Swan and JumpClimb events agreeing to pull the plug on the iconic event. Midlandia was born under the Fringe ...

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Wattle Grove teacher named best in State

WATTLE Grove Primary School’s incredible run of success has continued, with Carl Sanderson named Primary Teacher of the Year at the 2017 State Education Awards. For the Sawyer Valley resident, it is recognition for the work he has put in ...

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Sandalford wins more gongs

SANDALFORD Wines has won two categories – best modern Australian and best tourism restaurant – in this year’s Catering Institute of WA Gold Plate awards. The Gold Plate awards are sharing cabinet space with gold awards from the Western Australian ...

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