WA’s vaccine mandates are some of the toughest in the world and could be the final push needed to convince thousands of unvaccinated people in the Goldfields to get a COVID-19 jab.
As people who have avoided the COVID-19 vaccine are barred from hospitality venues across WA, a Kalgoorlie-Boulder cafe owner is expecting to get abuse from angry customers.
Concertgoers will be required to prove they are vaccinated against COVID-19 if they want to attend City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Sunset at the Soundshell shows in February.
Parents in Kalgoorlie-Boulder are rolling up to get their children vaccinated against COVID-19, according to a major GP clinic in the city.
Short-stay accommodation and full-time Aboriginal liaison officers at Kalgoorlie Health Campus could have prevented the death of a 16-year-old girl on Christmas Day 2016.
Junior iron ore miner GWR has restarted mining at its C4 deposit near Wiluna in the northern Goldfields.
Greenstone Resources is celebrating its maiden gold pour at its Burbanks project.
Supermarkets in Kalgoorlie-Boulder are preparing for the eventual spread of COVID-19 in the city, as food supply shortages are expected to hit the region when WA’s hard border comes down.
Conservationists have welcomed Toro Energy’s failure to substantially start work at its controversial Wiluna uranium mine before the State Government’s deadline.
Firefighters in the Goldfields-Esperance are wary of increased fire risk as high fuel loads look set to combine with the continuing hot summer months.
Hotels in the northern Goldfields are generally happy with the rollout of the banned drinkers register, but some confusion has been reported among customers.
Community members in Shire of Dundas towns near the WA border are anxious about the State’s border reopening and an inevitable rise in COVID-19 cases.
Ray Finlayson Sporting Complex was chosen for the new COVID-19 vaccination clinic in Kalgoorlie-Boulder to cater for an expected increase in demand for jabs.
Kalgoorlie-Boulder residents are already looking for rapid antigen tests ahead of the ban on sales being lifted next week, according to a major pharmacist in the city.
A new COVID-19 vaccination clinic has opened in Kalgoorlie-Boulder as the Goldfields pushes to avoid extra restrictions on February 5.
“It’s not an offence to be loud in the street. I think crime is definitely better than it was in Mandurah.”
The Kalgoorlie-Boulder fire brigade will include five new members who recently graduated from the WA Fire and Emergency Services Academy.
A desperate search is underway for a missing boy who was last seen in WA’s Goldfields.
Pilbara, Kimberley and Goldfields residents could face tough restrictions if vaccination rates in the regions do not reach the 80 per cent double-vaccination target by February 5.
Lake View player-coach David Forrest was typically philosophical on Sunday — a day after a defeat against North Kalgoorlie meant bowler Shane Wood’s brilliance went unrewarded
Great Boulder’s blend of youth and experience remains an irrepressible force in Eastern Goldfields A-grade cricket — underpinned by impressive batting by players at opposite ends of their careers
A soft launch of banned drinkers register flagged for the northern Goldfields is planned for this month.
The Heart of Gold Australia app will include a virtual reality experience next year so people across Australia can take in the Kalgoorlie Heart of Gold Discovery trail.
“We’re always talking about jobs, well make a job for someone … streetscapes, cleaning up.”
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