IN THIS EDITION:
* The Far West Local Health District’s (FWLHD) Chairman has responded to concerns about a local teenager’s death at Broken Hill Hospital in 2017 by saying that the proper workplace processes have been put in place to make sure cases like that never happen again.
* 2DRY FM will be broadcasting a live performance for the first time after they recorded the recent BH Philharmonic Choir’s Concert “Just the Two of Us”.
* Vandals have struck a Christmas light display twice in two weeks. MORE: PAGE 4
* The new Broken Hill Pub is looking to open its doors next month. Renovation of the former West Darling Hotel began in 2015 and the new manager, Leon Cartilage, said the completion was in sight for a “soft” opening January 24.
* Round 9 of the BDCL kicks off Saturday with a double header at the Alma Oval. It is the final round before the break as teams scramble for last minute points before Christmas.