Wednesday 12 September 2018


Barrier Daily Truth Wednesday 12 September 2018




* The local health district has accepted the recommendations of the coroner who conducted an inquest into the disappearance of Christine Young and will employ more Aboriginal Liaison Officers. Ms Young (40) went missing two years ago from the hospital’s mental health ward. FULL STORY Page 3.

* The BIU Band has dedicated an upcoming show to the late Joy Fenton for her services to the band over the years. “We’re quite excited to be able to put on a concert as we haven’t had enough numbers for the past few years,” said Kyla Vine, Secretary of the BIU Band. Details Page 2.

* The North Football Club will undertake major upgrades thanks to a $100,000 grant. It was Announced yesterday that the football club received the funding from the NSW Government as part of the ClubGrants Infrastructure program. More details Page 5.

* The state of the Sturt Park playground had made it unsafe, according to the treasurer of Broken Hill Community Inc. FULL STORY Page 3.