IN THIS EDITION:
* The door remains open for both United and Saints to rejoin the Outback Rugby League competition next year, according to league chairman Des Rumble. FULL STORY: BACK PAGE
* The proposed development of a new animal pound is still in stall mode as Council fails to secure contractors. FULL STORY: PAGE 5
* Students from Burke Ward Public School made waves last week as they battled it out in the pool at their annual swimming carnival. PICS: PAGE 19
* Youth Frontiers program puts the call out for mentors for Broken Hill youth. DETAILS: PAGE 9.