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Paige lands US softball scholarship

Paige heads to the US.

By Morgan de Smidt  MIDLAND girl and sporting extraordinaire Paige Smith recently scored herself a softball scholarship in the United States. The two-time Midland and Perth NAIDOC sportsperson of the year kicked off her studies at McCook College in Nebraska ...

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Special Wooroloo Bushfire coverage

Wooroloo Bushfire edition, one year on - 2022

By Claire Ottaviano THE Wooroloo Bushfire has become more than just the thousands of acres it burnt and the number of homes it destroyed – ask anyone who lives in the worst hit communities of Gidgegannup and Wooroloo and they ...

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Hills COVID scare

COVID scare in the Hills 2022

By Morgan de Smidt  A COVID positive patient put a High Wycombe doctor’s surgery on red alert last week and sent one staff member into quarantine. Staff at Stirk Medical on Edney Road were treated as casual contacts after the ...

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Scottish comedians head to the hills

Kalamunda Fringe Festival 2022

By Morgan de Smidt  SCOTSMAN David Callan, one of three Scottish comedians in WA, is headed to Kalamunda Fringe World Festival in February. The comedic storyteller is a familiar face for local comedy lovers that have attended his shows at ...

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Michelle’s Midland milestone

Michelle Roberts in Midland

By Claire Ottaviano A LIFE in politics has led to many achievements for Australia’s first female Police Minister and the WA Parliament’s first female Speaker of the Legislative Assembly, but Michelle Roberts says 25 years representing Midland had yielded some ...

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We are one

Moe family Australia Day 2022

By Claire Ottaviano GOOD schools, fantastic work opportunities and a well-rounded life is what drew the Moe family from India to life in Perth’s eastern suburbs ten years ago. Three of the family-of-four will be among 70 City of Swan ...

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Becoming aussie

Australia Day 2022

By Rebecca Peppiatt  SHIRE of Mundaring will be home to 29 new Aussies next week as residents from around the world confer their status to Australian citizens at a private Australia Day ceremony. The Greenwood family will be among them ...

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