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* The NBN rollout is underway in Broken Hill, with some property and infrastructure inspections already taking place.
* Broken Hill's latest artist in residence says the city is the perfect inspiration.
* A Broken Hill councillor is calling for more funding and power to be restored to local councils, in particular those in the outback.
For the last 25 years Ron Page has been urging the state and federal governments to restore funding to councils and since being elected back onto council he is ramping up his efforts.
* Promising local basketball player Meg Butcher's hard work has been rewarded with selection in the South Australian Country Under 16 side.
* It will be an action-packed weekend of sport, with two football games and rugby back on.