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Mystery over Rolf Harris plaque in Kununurra

Adrian Beattie A mystery vandal has stolen a plaque marking a visit by Rolf Harris to the East Kimberley town.

Woman, 37, to face murder charge in Kununurra court

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Aleisha Orr A woman has been charged over the death of another woman in WA’s north earlier this week.

Woman allegedly stabbed, killed in front of police in Kununurra

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Liam Ducey Two Kununurra police were forced to draw their weapons on a woman after she allegedly stabbed and killed another woman in front of the officers in the car park of a shopping centre in the Kimberley...

Man dies after Kununurra home disturbance

Robyn Preston A 41-year-old man has died after he was found seriously injured following a disturbance at a Kununurra home, in Western Australia’s Kimberley region, on Saturday night.

Kununurra murder charge: 'murdered' man knew his 'killer'

A woman, charged with murder is due before Kununurra Magistrates Court on Tuesday.

Aleisha Orr A woman has been charged with murder over the death of a man in the state’s north on the weekend. The man was found by police after being called to the house at 9.45pm.

GG punts on bush footy to boost work

Sir Peter said he was 'blown away' after attending an AFL training session in WA's north.

The Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove is eager to bring indigenous football stars to northern Australia to inspire local Aboriginal boys.

Pubs come to aid of the thirsty World Cup fan

There will be some bleary eyed fans following Wolrd Cup because of the time difference.

Liam Ducey Guus Hiddink has a lot to answer for. For 28 long years, the FIFA World Cup did not feature prominently on Australia’s sporting calendar.

Huge crocodile traps Kiwi kayaker on remote WA island

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A New Zealand kayaker has had an amazing escape after being trapped by a huge crocodile on a remote WA island for two weeks.

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Kimberley crocodile rescue one of many

Ryan Blair New Zealander chased by a crocodile.

Moments after ferrying a Kiwi kayaker who had been stalked by a giant crocodile on a remote Australian island to safety, local Don MacLeod went to the rescue of another hapless adventurer.

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Ultramarathon victims still learning full extent of their injuries on anniversary

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Courtney Trenwith The state government is still yet to receive the insurance details for the ill-fated Kimberley ultramarthon a year after the event left two women with catastrophic burns.

Runners faced becoming 'human fireballs'

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Aja Styles An ultramarathon runner, who was trapped in a bushfire that engulfed their competition course in Western Australia's Kimberley region, has described how he and three other competitors faced becoming...

PM highlights Kimberley's food credentials

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Rebecca Le May Prime Minister Julia Gillard has highlighted the potential for Western Australia's Kimberley region to become the food bowl of Asia on the final leg of a three-day media blitz in the state.