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Sun set to shine

Wednesday, 16th September, 2015

Jett Xavier Jackson Gabelloni Jett Xavier Jackson Gabelloni

The prolonged winter weather may finally be at an end with the onset of a string of sunny days. According to the Bureau of Meteorology, the temperature should remain in the low 20s over the next week. One local who stepped outside to enjoy the fine conditions was Jett Xavier Jackson Gabelloni. The three-year-old is shown with the pretty flowers growing outside his grandmother’s house yesterday afternoon.

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Grand finals beckon

Saturday, 3rd December, 2011

CRUNCH TIME: The Outback Odyssey’s Jasmin Simmons (left) and Chelsea Masclet from Outback Chargers will go to head-to-head in the Under 14 Girls grand final tomorrow at RK Sanderson Stadium. CRUNCH TIME: The Outback Odyssey’s Jasmin Simmons (left) and Chelsea Masclet from Outback Chargers will go to head-to-head in the Under 14 Girls grand final tomorrow at RK Sanderson Stadium.

 Basketball’s Spring competition is about to reach its climax with the grand finals being played tomorrow at the RK Sanderson Stadium.

To start the day rolling, the U/8 and U/10 teams will play their grand finals from 11:30am and they will be followed by the U/14 and U/16 games.

BH Basketball Association President Graeme Semmens predicted the U/16 boys final between the Sharks and Extreme would be a close one.

“It should be a real arm wrestle,” Mr Semmens said.

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Spring sprang some surprises

Thursday, 1st December, 2011

FAREWELL SPRING: Three-year-old Emmy Matten enjoys the last day of spring in Sturt Park. FAREWELL SPRING: Three-year-old Emmy Matten enjoys the last day of spring in Sturt Park.

 By Kurtis Eichler

 The city has recorded a hotter than average spring and scorching temperatures are being forecast for summer.

Broken Hill broke its long-term average temperature for spring, recording a low of 15.9C and top of 29.6C. Last spring was cooler by more than four degrees in comparison.

Another unusual feature of the season was the three powerful storms that lashed the city last month.

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