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Something special for South West

Something special for South West Australia singer-songwriter and Something For Kate frontman Paul Dempsey will perform in Bunbury before returning to the studio. Image supplied. Paul Dempsey, the singer, guitarist and principal songwriter of Something for Kate, will perform his first ever
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Funding to develop Barwon libraries

The Bogan Library is one of seven libraries in the Barwon electorate which will receive part of $650,000 under the Public Library Infrastructure grant program. Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries and Minister for the Arts Don Harwin announced the funding on Thursday. Mr Humphries said these grants will provide substantial public benefit and significantly improve public
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Central West a hot spot for renewable energy

The NSW Government has identified 77,000 mega watts of renewable energy potential across the state, with the Central West NSW on the list in the top three for most suitable locations. A total of 5,906 mega watts of renewable energy potential has been earmarked in the Central West, with space for 13 million solar panels and 555 wind turbines. Renewable energy will lead
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Call for tough talks on sharks to save tourism

The cancellation of the Margaret River Pro could leave local businesses at a financial loss, according to Margaret River Chamber of Commerce and Industrys Rebecca Young. The international surfing event was cancelled on Wednesday, April 18 after surfers were concerned for their safety following two shark attacks in one day. After the announcement, tourism minister Paul