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Grumpy’s fishing report

3 months ago - 20 April 2018 | Columns

Grumpy Gramosky, Outdoor Centre With a weekend of rough water behind us, more and more big seas can be expected as the winter swell will surely arrive soon. This is not all bad...

Invest in local musicians

3 months ago - 06 April 2018 | Columns

Leandrea Louw We've become a society that's constantly expecting 'freebies'. An issue personally close to my heart is that of event organisers who expect musicians to perform for free, or simply for exposure. There is...

Die monument

3 months ago - 29 March 2018 | Columns

Soos dit mos maar elke lokasie betaam, is daar die een plek wat se reputasie hom vooruit loop. Vroeër jare was dit die alombekende “Cowboy Bar” hier by ons in Narraville. Die plek was die...

Grumpy’s fishing report

4 months ago - 23 February 2018 | Columns

Grumpy Gramowsky, Outdoor Centre Namibian sharks have been fairly scarce during the month of January but February certainly has made up for earlier experienced absence. The kob seem to be heading north slowly...

Recycle, reduce and reuse

5 months ago - 09 February 2018 | Columns

Otis Finck [email protected] has the capacity to play a very meaningful role in our society, the country and for the world as a whole. It can become a means of creating much needed jobs...

No classroom space for 1 200 Grade 1 learners

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

The inspector of education for the Walvis Bay ­circuit, Monica Gawises, says schools in the town are faced by a serious shortage of classroom space...

WAKA, Ahoi!

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Leandrea LouwsubbedThe 7th annual Walfisch Karnevalsverein (WAKA) kicked off last week with the Prinzenball on Friday and the Wakika on Saturday. This year's theme is...

Governor calls for heroes’ tribute

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Adolf KaureThe governor of the Erongo region, Cleophas Mutjavikua has called for heroes who fought the countries liberation to be remembered.Mutjavikua made the remarks as...

Cleaning up Walvis Bay

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Otis Finck The Solid Waste Section of the Walvis Bay municipality has started with additional cleaning programmes, which takes place every Friday. Two...

Another residential extension planned for Walvis Bay

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Otis Finck The municipal council management committee (MC) put forward a recommendation for the need and desirability of the establishment of a township...

Curbing Walvis Bay’s water woes

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Otis Finck Walvis Bay residents can anticipate several water disruptions or certain areas could experience low water pressure due the construction of a...

Catch the municipality on social media

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Otis Finck Members of the Walvis Bay municipal council Public Relations Section recently attended a workshop on the approved Government Communications Plan and...

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Letters

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Erongo School sport Robert from Swakop writes:We here at the coast can be very proud of the sporting achievements of our local school teams.Too often...

Afrikaans, my taal!

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Leandrea Louw Nog nooit het iemand so gou in my hart gekruip soos Riamekee Tjiraso, ‘n graad 7 leerling by !Nara Primêre Skool in...

Grumpy's fishing report

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Grumpy Gramowsky, Outdoor CentreSo the full moon had troubled our waters the past weekend and very few catches were reported. I can tell you that...

Project 29 kick off ...

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Leandrea Louw Subbed Leandrea LouwProject 29, a youth mentorship programme, kicked off last week.Over 90 pupils aged 14 to 16 from different schools received...

Duneside celebrates golden jubilee in...

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Contributed Duneside High School recently celebrated their 50th birthday. The celebrations kicked off with a family braai, where the misty weather could not keep...

Cleaner with hopes to become...

11 months ago - 10 August 2017 | Columns

Leandrea Louw Erica Gauises (53) has been a cleaner at the !Nara Primary School for the past seven years and has always had the...

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