IN THIS EDITION:
* A Menindee man who engaged in sexual conversation with a fictitious boy has been punished in the District Court with a suspended jail sentence.
* Several awards were presented after the city’s Christmas Pageant last Saturday and the prize for the Grand Champion float was won by a local organisation that made a really big splash, and there was some real toe-tapping from the winners of the Best Christmas Spirit award.
* Community groups across the Far West are invited to apply for certain heritage projects, with grants of up to $50,000 available.
* Menindee residents will soon vote on a proposal that was recently announced by local member for Barwon, Mr Kevin Humphries, regarding the Menindee Lakes water-saving saga.
* Fill in the COUPON ON PAGE 20 to win a double pass to see a Broken Hill-born actress perform a major role in a stage adaption of a classic Alfred Hitchcock film, in Adelaide.