Author Archives: Erin Williams

Family stranded as outdoor cooking leads to $300,000 damage bill… Fire destroys Waikerie home

A FIRE thoroughly gutted a home in Waikerie on Monday, causing an estimated $300,000 damage and leaving a local family stranded – while fire crews were hard-pressed battling the blaze and ordering passers-by away from the scene.

Just three doctors and Waikerie’s waiting list backed up for over a month… MEDICAL CRISIS

A SEVERE lack of senior doctors available in Waikerie has placed the remaining three doctors practising at both the medical centre and hospital in a “crisis situation”, with waiting lists backed up over a month and likely to remain that way for at least another year.