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Historical Society steps up

The Broken Hill Historical Society has donated $1,000 to the Milton Lavers Mineral Collection fund. Recently a call was put out for contributions to buy at least some of the fabulous collection amassed by Mr Lavers from the mines of Broken Hill. The Lavers Mineral Collection Action Group is a committee made up of members of the public, mineral collectors and council employees.

Far West connection spurs Cobar trainer

Cobar trainer Allan Prisk is hoping some Far West camaraderie can be the tonic for success at today’s Silver City Cup. In the main race Prisk has entered Teraset which he recently acquired from Broken Hill trainer Mick Wayman. Apart from sharing horses, the two are more than keen to lend each other a hand.

Central hub for women’s health

All women’s health services in the city will be under the same roof after a move from the hospital. Women’s Health nursing services at the hospital will next week be provided from the Child and Family Health Centre in Oxide Street. The move will make the services more easily accessible and support a wellness and early intervention focus.