Mitchell Plateau mining plans to be axed

A deal to mine bauxite and build an alumina refinery in a top WA wilderness area will be axed, and it will instead be included in a national park.

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  2. Virgin apologises for schedule changes

    Virgin apologises for schedule changes

    Virgin Australia has apologised to Pilbara residents affected by a number of scheduling changes to Bali-bound flights during the first three months of this year.

  3. Finny returns with community focus

    Finny returns with community focus

    The renewed community focus of the Finucane Island Sports and Recreation Club was evident on Saturday afternoon as teams of players took part in a relaxed and friendly darts competition.

  4. Remote lifestyle a choice: PM

    Remote lifestyle a choice: PM

    Tony Abbott says it is not the Federal Government's responsibility to fund the "lifestyle choice" of Aboriginals choosing to live in remote communities.

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