One of Australia’s most remote towns is about to get mobile coverage, and locals are worried

Kalumburu has for years made do with two payphones in the centre of town. The imminent arrival of mobile phone coverage will bring convenience, but locals fear for the impact the devices and introduction of social media will have on the town’s youths.

Escapees feared they’d be shot, brutalised after WA prison break

A lawyer who negotiated the surrender of two inmates who broke out of Greenough Prison last month says the pair feared for lives while they were on the run.