Fire cripples Walpole

Thursday, February 19, 2015
“IF it were the Vasse Highway, heaven, hell and high water would be moved,” says Walpole Nornalup Visitor Centre president Rod Burton about the closure of South West Highway crippling business in Walpole.  Read More ...

Son a lifesaver says dad

Thursday, February 19, 2015
CARL Woodhams escaped death when his son Troy, 12, called an ambulance after Carl fell from his motorbike and drove home despite suffering torn spleen.  Read More ...

Signs of the old times

Thursday, February 19, 2015
THE Shire of Denmark is more vigilant than about erecting and removing warning signs on Wilson Inlet than the City of Albany whose signs from 4-5 years ago are still in place.  Read More ...

Strong westerlies foil paddler

Thursday, February 19, 2015
DENMARK kayaker Jenni Harrison and a team including three Perth men were forced to abandon an attempt to paddle from Esperance to Albany last month when they struck strong westerly winds.  Read More ...

Local drinking water safe

Thursday, February 19, 2015
DENMARK’S water supply has a level of total dissolved salts about 578ppm, a little more than the Water Corporation and Environmental Protection Agency target of 500ppm.  Read More ...

WICC focus on inlet species underthreat

Thursday, February 19, 2015
A WILSON Inlet Catchment Committee community workshop held last month explored the past and future efforts to conserve the biodiversity values of the coastal catchment environment.  Read More ...

Community chest funds boost Taste coffers

Thursday, February 19, 2015
TASTE Great Southern has received $20,000 from the Great Southern Development Commission’s Community Chest for the event which last year 16,500 tickets were sold.  Read More ...

Blackberry choking inlet catchment area

Wednesday, February 04, 2015
RAMPANT blackberry weed, with some individual plants as big as a room, is invading ever-increasing areas of the Wilson Inlet catchment area.  Read More ...

Firey takes a break to receive award

Wednesday, February 04, 2015
‘FIREY’ Lez Baines was announced Shire of Denmark Citizen of the Year at the annual Breakfast in the Park on Australia Day.  Read More ...

Bronnie takes bus blow-out in her stride

Wednesday, February 04, 2015
DENMARK seniors look up to hospital bus driver Bronnie Wallace as a hero after the Mitsubishi Rosa bus she was driving blew a front tyre returning from Albany last month.  Read More ...

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