Archive for January, 2014

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Mt Helena footy club fire fund raiser

Mt Helena footy club fire fund raiser

Hills community footy club – Mount Helena Lions are hosting a quiz night to raise funds for those affected by […]

January 21, 2014 ×

community, Probus

Mundaring Probus Club

Mundaring Probus Club

Probus is an association for active retirees who join together in clubs, to keep their minds active, expand their interests […]

January 20, 2014 ×

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parkerville fire: western power could be responsible

parkerville fire: western power could be responsible

Compared to other fire disasters, Western Power managed to blame an 82 year old resident for the Parkerville fire that […]

January 20, 2014 ×

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Alban: Government to cover clean up cost

Alban: Government to cover clean up cost

   “We have heard tales of bravery and courage, and have been reminded of just how strong our communities can […]

January 16, 2014 ×

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“I hope our men are alive”

“I hope our men are alive”

As fire raged through the Hills on Sunday – amongst the chaos – a father and son chose to fight […]

January 16, 2014 ×

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residents allowed to return home from 6pm

residents allowed to return home from 6pm

DFES have announced residents affected by fire will be allowed to return home from 6:00pm. Stuart Wade from DFES has urged returning […]

January 15, 2014 ×

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56 homes destroyed

56 homes destroyed

Residents are expected to be offered an escorted tour of their properties within the fire ground today. DFES have confirmed […]

January 13, 2014 ×

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fire residents frustrated at lack of information

fire residents frustrated at lack of information

Some residents affected by the Parkerville – Stoneville fire voiced frustration, some walking out of an information meeting held at […]

January 13, 2014 ×

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parkerville fire relief fund

parkerville fire relief fund

Donations to the Parkerville Fire Appeal can be made over the counter at any BankWest branch or agency to the […]

January 13, 2014 ×

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dfes: 44 homes lost in fire

dfes: 44 homes lost in fire

DFES have confirmed that 44 homes have been lost to fire. It is also expected the number may be higher. […]

January 13, 2014 ×

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DFES: 27 homes confirmed lost in hills fire disaster

DFES: 27 homes confirmed lost in hills fire disaster

UPDATE: 8:40am DFES: 44 homes now confirmed destroyed. Information meeting scheduled for 10:00am at Brown Park, Salisbury Rd., Swan View. Fire […]

January 12, 2014 ×

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second fire burns near John Forrest National Park

second fire burns near John Forrest National Park

A second fire is burning near the south west corner of John Forrest National Park. DFES have downgraded the alert […]

January 12, 2014 ×