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Speed fine disputed

Simon Dennis shows the speed camera picture of his wife’s car which he believes was taken in a 60km/h zone. Picture: Bruce Hunt d429407

POLICE are investigating if a speed camera on Great Eastern Highway in Mundaring was wrongfully catching motorists. more »

Simpson drops hammer

Local Government Minister Tony Simpson has given the Shire of York 21 days to respond to the notice.

LOCAL Government Minister Tony Simpson yesterday dropped a bombshell on the Shire of York by issuing a “show cause” notice, asking why the local government should not be suspended for up to six months. more »

Fire fight goes online

Kwinana police station Sergeant Gavin Lang and Constable Jason Webber

FOR the first time, residents in Rockingham and Kwinana can use social media to fight arson as disturbing figures show firebugs deliberately lit more than three fires a day last year. more »

Youth worker honoured by award

Matthew Bartlett won a WA Youth Award.

OCEAN Reef Senior High School chaplain Matthew Bartlett's passion for helping young people was recognised at the 2014 WA Youth Awards last night. more »

Busking for a good cause

Levi Steltman. Pic by Jon Hewson. 429600b

LEVI Steltman might only be 10-years-old but he has a big heart and an admirable capacity for giving. more »

Boredom may have caused vandalism

The Ar Rukun Mosque was splattered with paint some time on Sunday or Monday, but the reason for the vandalism is unclear.  Pictures: Elle Borgward www.communitypix.com.au   d429590

POLICE are investigating an act of vandalism at Ar Rukun Mosque in Rockingham. more »

Free movie magic

Creche supervisor Janet Bramwell with Margaux, Paolo and Gabby Sison at Darius Wells Library and Resource Centre. Picture: Elle Borgward d429528

ENJOY a typically balmy summer night, popcorn and a free movie as part of the City of Kwinana’s new Summer Outdoor Movie Series that kicks off next month. more »

Man leaves all to animals

RSPCA WA chief executive David van Ooran with Charles and (inset) one of the properties. |Picture: Dominique Menegaldo www.communitypix.com.au   d372238

A “QUIET and humble” Cooloongup resident who died recently has left two properties to the RSPCA, Cat Haven and Perth Zoo in a generous final gift. more »

Staff salaries in the spotlight

THE City of Rockingham’s annual report has revealed chief executive Andrew Hammond earned more than $270,000 last financial year with 31 City staff earning more than $100,000. more »

‘Moment’ waits to be captured

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