Posts From Madeline Lewis

Cowra Magpies support Leukaemia Foundation

The Cowra Mapgpies will play their part in raising awareness for the Leukaemia Foundation this weekend in their clash against Bathurst St Pats. The event will take place on Sunday

Simplot partners up with Woolworths in Bathurst

Vegetable processor Simplot has entered negotiations with Woolworths in regards to a partnership, as the Bathurst plant risks closure due to falling profits. Woolworths Managing Director Tjeerd Jegen says the

Latest technology helps police fight crime

Police in the Chifley Local Area Command are using new portable finger print scanners to identify criminals who have committed multiple offences. The scanners are being used by police in

Evocities campaign pulls in city slickers

The Evocities Campaign continues to lure people from the city, with Bathurst as one of the most sought after destinations for a tree-change. The campaign launched in September 2012 as

Central West petrol prices some of the best

Orange and Bathurst fuel prices are among the cheapest in New South Wales, according to the National Roads and Motorist’s Association’s bowser buster ranking system. For the week ending July

Fruit to the Phillipines made easier

The Central West’s fruit market is set to receive a boost as the Australian government signs an agreement with the Phillipines to enable the export of fruit to the country.

Diabetes spike in the Central West

New figures have been released just in time for Diabetes Awareness Week, which reveals the Central West rates for diabetes, some of the highest in the state. The Australian Diabetes

Protect your windscreens…with a doona!

Car owners are being urged to protect their windscreens this winter, alongside a warning that pouring water on a windscreen is going to cost them. A run of sub zero temperatures

Harness Racing a growing sport in Bathurst

Harness racing is spreading its roots in Bathurst with developments starting on brand new facilities in the town. Harness Racing NSW is confident the town will lead the way, as it

High tech license recognition could be the way to go for Bathurst Base Hospital

Bathurst Base Hospital could see timed public parking limits if council decides to install number plate recognition technology. Parking limits would also be heavily enforced on streets surrounding the facility,