Mr Long has worked on council since 2011, serving two years as deputy mayor before landing the top role in 2014 as the City’s first mayor
Local businesses and organisations were likened to Murujuga for their uniqueness and role as the backbone of the community at this year’s annual business awards night.
Tuxedos and glitter dresses filled the Red Earth Arts Precinct for the 2021 Karratha and Districts Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Business Excellence Awards on October 23.
The Pilbara’s homegrown theatre star is playing American founding father James Madison and Hercules Mulligan in the Australian production of Hamilton the Musical.
Rebuilding the community’s trust was the top priority for outgoing Exmouth Shire president Matt Niikkula when he was elected four years ago.
Ms Corby revealed to Instagram she had snuck in a trip to WA’s Pilbara back in June while borders were open before the Eastern States was hit by fresh waves of COVID-19
About 30 players competed in the 18-hole Stableford competition on Saturday, the second-last round of the winter competition.
The Nickol Hawks survived an early scare by the Dampier Taverners to claim a strong 47-run victory in round four of the West Pilbara Cricket Association 40 over competition.
After a six-year hiatus the Gascoyne Games returned with 500 athletes in Exmouth over the weekend to compete across 12 different sporting disciplines.
The beautiful landscape of Deep Reach in Millstream-Chichester National Park was transformed into a runway for a fashion shoot featuring local girls last month.
The round one clash took place at Millars Well Oval last Tuesday with the Kats batting first.
The second round of the Karratha Water Polo season went off without a hitch last Thursday as each team stepped up to help, both in and out of the water.
An exhibition aimed at introducing and connecting the community through art has opened in Exmouth.
What if that was just the beginning in terms of reduction potential of this applied technology? You’d been keen to understand more, writes Rob Carruthers
Hydrogen is big news these days as it is seen as a key part of the solution for storage and transport of renewable energy, writes Peter Long
With international and State borders closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, tourists have been exploring regional WA in large numbers.
Pilbara residents can now access free plumbing services as part of the Water Corporation’s 2021-22 Waterwise Towns program.
South African author and activist Sisonke Msimang will share her story with Roebourne residents when she visits the Pilbara next month.
Advocates from a not-for-profit organisation have spoken about ways children with disabilities could be better supported in a recent visit to Karratha.
A Chamber of Minerals and Energy WA COVID-19 response readiness campaign raised $5.2m to fund the new plane, with the Federal Government tipping in an extra $2m
The hard work and dedication of a local non-profit to save animals in the North West has been recognised at the recent RSPCA awards.
The commitment of a Pilbara-based contracting company to provide employment and training opportunities for the people of Roebourne and the wider community has been recognised.
The town is considered to be the most contaminated site in the southern hemisphere and has more than 2000 deaths linked to its blue asbestos mining operations in the 1960s.
The six-month Resourceful Mind trial has Lifeline crisis supporters dial in virtually to train people on site identified as natural listeners seen as go-to people when other colleagues need advice
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