IN THIS EDITION:
* On Thursday from 3pm to 5pm at Sturt Park, Mission Australia along with other Broken Hill services will put on a community event to celebrate National Child Protection Week. The week runs until September 8.
* A woman who was suffering a psychotic episode when she disappeared into the bush on the city’s outskirts two years ago would not have survived long, the Coroners Court was told yesterday.
* As It Happened: Arias in Outback, Page 6.
* The Broken Hill Potters Society will be holding an exhibition tonight at 6pm to showcase some of their best creations. The artworks which have been moulded over the last 12 months will go on display in the former Pellew and Moore store in Argent Street.
People spending more money have helped the national economy to grow, according to economists, but local businessman Peter Nash says that there is still a lot to be done here. More on Page 5.