Things remained tight at the top of the women’s A-grade ladder in Geraldton water polo after last weekend’s matches, with Demons sitting top only on goals scored.
The Mullewa men’s championship fours have wrapped up in Batavia Bowls League club news, while there was strong competition as Geraldton’s ladies’ championship ended.
There was a big turnout for the first official race of the Geraldton Triathlon Club season last Sunday with 68 competitors turning out, close to a club record.
Mick Wall won administrator of the year at the Geraldton Guardian Mid West Sports Awards in 2005 while he was president of Mullewa and also a player for the footy club.
Aztecs netballers Paula Wilson and Michelle Taylor were both coming back into the game, from injury and an interstate move, and ended up as season MVPs.
Surprise results were a feature in round four of the Batavia Bowling League women’s pennants last Thursday.
It’s a long way from Mauritius to Geraldton, but jockey Keshaw Dhurun was the man of the moment for local trainers at Geraldton Turf Club last Thursday.
A 65-year-old Geraldton woman has escaped a serious crash with minor injuries after she flipped a car onto its roof in the Geraldton CBD on Wednesday afternoon.
The location and date of the trial of a Geraldton masseur accused of indecently assaulting several of his female clients is still up in the air.
The population of Carnarvon is on the rise after a more than 10-year decline, with more housing needed to support future growth.
Dantu Charandasi, India’s highest-ranking diplomat in WA met members from the Midwest Multicultural Association and Midwest Indian Cultural Society at a morning tea on Saturday.
A Mid West marine rescue group says the culture around wearing life jackets needs to change if new boating laws are to work effectively.
Outraged communities will again take to the streets in the Mid West and across Australia on Thursday to protest the acquittal of a police officer who fatally shot an Aboriginal mother two years ago.
Around 100 of people gathered outside Geraldton MP Lara Dalton’s office on Friday to protest against the State Government’s recent “no jab, no job” mandate.
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If high-octane rock ‘n’ roll music is your jam then prepare to strap yourselves in for a night of guitar-fuelled madness when The Southern River Band tour Geraldton this week.
A Geraldton man was fined $1300 for smashing a guitar over his sister’s head during an argument.
Wanderers lead the Geraldton Bendigo Bank Cricket League after beating Sportsmans in a run-laden game at Wonthella on Saturday.
Sarah Prickett’s return heralded a solid Sportsmans win over Chapman Valley-Northampton in Sunday’s Young Motors Women’s Cricket League.
The thrill of chasing dangerous slab waves deep in the Southern Ocean is at the heart of a new film starring Mid West big wave surfer Kerby Brown, which will screen in Geraldton on November 28.
A small section of Point Moore is set to be closed to vehicles after feedback from residents showed support for the protection and rehabilitation of sand dunes.
Youth organisations from across the Mid West will meet in Geraldton early next month to explore the key issues affecting young people in the region.
A 25-year-old woman will appear in court next week charged with unlawful wounding after she allegedly glassed a 16-year-old girl in Karloo on Friday night.
Frustrated protesters have stamped handprints on the walls of the Geraldton Police Station after a local police officer was acquitted over the fatal shooting of an Aboriginal mother.
The WA Police officer who fatally shot an armed Aboriginal woman in a suburban Geraldton street has been cleared of her murder.
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