Eagles visit adds excitement to Auskick

Little footy fans got a visit from their heroes on Tuesday when two former West Coast Eagles players turned up at Auskick training at the Kevin Scott Oval. Sam Butler and Bradd Dalziell were in town as part of the Naitauni Academy and the V Swans Kicking Goals programs and stopped in at training to inspire some future stars. Butler, ...

Read More »

Funding to go into rescue upgrade

Hedland’s Volunteer Marine Rescue Service has bolstered its funding for a major overhaul of its rescue boat later this year. Marine rescue was nominated for the $5000 grant by the Pilbara Ports Authority this month, ahead of an expected $200,000 of the service’s main response vessel later this year. Commander Zac Slaughter said upgrades and maintenance could include new radios, ...

Read More »

Toxic lick to cut feral cats

Feral cats could lick themselves sick in the Pilbara, as inventors trial a feline-specific toxic device in the region. The microwave-sized devices, created by South Australian environmental consultancy Ecological Horizons, are placed in outback locations and identify feral cats or foxes, administering a specific poison to their fur, which is then ingested through grooming. Dr Judy Dunlop, of the WA ...

Read More »

Performer enjoys ‘rewarding’ experience

Students from St Cecilia’s Catholic Primary School have been treated to a workshop by Loose Ends frontman Jens Altheimer. Jens was in town for a one-night show at the Matt Dann Theatre and stopped off at St Cecilia’s to teach the children a bit about what happens on stage and how machines can come to life with just a little ...

Read More »

Sex And The City sold my generation of women a LIE

Sex And The City sold my generation of women a LIE: by CRISTINA ODONE, who for years fell for its fantasy that casual flings could be as fulfilling as commitment Cristina Odone debates Sex and the City’s impact on the sociological landscape She says the show’s stars were role models and ground-breaking feminists  She worries women bought a promise they ...

Read More »

Evidence suggests Russians are growing fed up with Edward Snowden

This month marks fifth anniversary of Edward Snowden’s escape from Hawaii He revealed almost all US telephone firms handed the NSA their phone records But now, it appears even the Russians are becoming tiresome of Snowden  By Richard Pendlebury for the Daily Mail Published: 22:33 BST, 20 June 2018 | Updated: 00:12 BST, 21 June 2018 This month saw the fifth ...

Read More »

Love Island Australia's Erin Barnett reveals she was sexting a Hollywood star before the show

By Benge Nsenduluka For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:03 BST, 21 June 2018 | Updated: 00:17 BST, 21 June 2018 She’s the self-described ‘stubborn’ Melbourne nurse, who has fallen head over heels for Eden Dally on Love Island Australia. But before finding love on the show, Erin Barnett, 23, was admittedly obsessed with a Hollywood actor. Speaking to OK! magazine on Thursday, ...

Read More »

Uploader Films Funnel Cloud Near Denver, Colorado

A funnel cloud was spotted near Denver, Colorado, on Tuesday, June 19, while portions of the state were under severe thunderstorm and tornado warnings. The uploader was in Bennett, Colorado, when he spotted the storm. This video shows horses grazing in a field in Adams County while a funnel cloud developed in the distance. Severe storms brought hail to the ...

Read More »

Traffic at Standstill as Multi-Vehicle Collision Shuts Down Washington Bridge

Traffic at Standstill as Multi-Vehicle Collision Shuts Down Washington Bridge0:30 Travelers stuck in standstill traffic got out of their vehicles on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge connecting Washington and Maryland after it was shut down in both directions on June 20 due to a multi-vehicle collision that resulted in a fire. DC Fire and EMS said their “fireboats” worked to contain ...

Read More »

Flash Flooding Builds Outside Texas Home in Weslaco

Flash flooding began to accumulate around houses in southern Texas on Wednesday, June 20, after the area received several inches of rain. This video shows flood waters that rose overnight outside the uploader’s home and started lapping over porch steps when the video was taken. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for portions of Hidalgo and Cameron ...

Read More »