News archive

This is an archive containing every news story ever posted on the BDT website. If you’re looking for a specific article, try the search box at the top right hand side of this page. Otherwise you can just browse the archive by selecting a year and month below.

December, 2016

Magistrate deplores domestic violence ‘scourge’

Originally published: Saturday, 3rd December, 2016

Men who beat their wives or threatened to kill them in front of their children must go to jail and realise that they would keep being sent there if they did it again, a magistrate told the Local Court yesterday.

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Enough’s enough

Originally published: Saturday, 3rd December, 2016

The Silver City Cinema is calling for the community’s support to help identify a group of kids who have been harassing customers. 

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Roos ripe for win

Originally published: Saturday, 3rd December, 2016

Local cricket resumes today after bye for the Adelaide Test match with South taking on North at the Alma Oval.

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Heavy hitters

Originally published: Saturday, 3rd December, 2016

Broken Hill’s cricket heavyweights do battle tomorrow at the Alma Oval as Central play West in a top of the table clash. 

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Headspace finds home

Originally published: Friday, 2nd December, 2016

The Far West headspace youth mental health initiative is a step closer with a two-year lease being signed to operate from a prominent location in Broken Hill with plans to open by February.

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Ambassador has the WOW factor

Originally published: Thursday, 1st December, 2016

 A local woman has had one word on her lips since Saturday - ‘Wow’ - after she was named the Ambassador for the Far West Region.

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