Price finishes top five in off-road champs

Young Clare motorcycle racer, Will Price, went head to head with some of the world’s best, finishing in the top five at round one and two of the Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) in Toowoomba, Queensland, on March 9-10. Price said with “legendary talent” returning to the field and reigning 2018 AORC Champions venturing into […]

Four hopefuls keen to break Ramsey’s grip on Grey

FOUR candidates have now confirmed their intentions to run against incumbent Member for Grey, Rowan Ramsey, in the upcoming Federal Election. Labor has announced Whyalla woman, Karin Bolton, as its candidate, while fellow Whyalla resident, Richard Carmody, will be running as an independent.     Read the full story in our online edition:

Rotary Club supports young people

The Rotary Club of Clare is continuing its support in the development of young people. Currently, the Rotary Club is seeking interest from local Mid-North high school students aged between 14 and 17 years, for a well-known and established developmental program called RYPEN (Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment).   Read the full story in our […]

Motorcycle Club development on track

Preparation works have begun on an upgrade of facilities and track at the Clare Motorcycle Club’s George Wade Memorial Off-road Park. The Clare Motorcycle Club Community Facility Upgrade is expected to boost junior development as well as female participation. The project has been made possible through a $50,000 Federal Government Sport Australia Community Sport Infrastructure […]

Drought funding success for Wakefield communities

Wakefield Regional Council (WRC) has been successful in receiving grant funding for three of the five projects applied for under the Federal Government’s Drought Communities Program. Falling under three key initiatives, 14 community projects across the WRC region have secured the funding under categories of Sustainable Region, Community Wellbeing and Road Access Improvements for Farm […]

Duncan and Shirley build family foundation

The Stanley Flat Hall was the meeting place for loving couple, Duncan and Shirley McKendrick, in 1956, first laying eyes on each other at a local dance followed by supper, and well the rest is history. Recently celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary, Duncan and Shirley (nee Robinson) spent their courting days attending countless dances, going […]

Swimmers chosen for championships

MID NORTH Primary school aged swimmers from Brinkworth, Burra, Clare High, Clare Primary, Horizon Christian, Koolunga, Manoora, Owen, Riverton, Saddleworth, St Joseph’s, Vineyard Lutheran and Watervale met at the Clare swimming pool last Monday, February 25 to select the SAPSASA District swimming team.   Read the full story in our online edition: