• There's been anger and frustration over the shock announcement yesterday to axe the school of the air in WA. Minister for Education Sue Ellery says consultation will begin with those impacted in January next year, education experts warn that any move which reduces face-to-face learning time or cuts school camps would be "short-sighted", the State Government's Education cuts also include closing the Moora and Northam and boarding facilities. Eneabba mother Carolyn Bruse says she's not sure what to do with her son at Moora residential college and a daughter who was going to join him in 2018, tribute's are flowing this morning for Kununurra farmer and icon Spike Dessert who passed away this week, the United Nations wants international action on the storage of mining waste in dams and embryo transfer in the horse industry is gathering steam following improved success of the procedure and the potential benefits to breeders of performance and competition horses.