The Kimberley Echo is a Kununurra, Western Australia based community newspaper.
It was founded in 1980 by James O'Kenny (born James Kenny) (died August 15, 2011 in Kununurra)and Brian Cole
It was a fortnightly paper from 1980 to 1993, and then became weekly in 1993.National Library and Battye Library holdings details show changes in publication.
The acquisition of the newspaper by West Australian Newspapers in 2007 attracted Australian Competition and Consumer Commission interest,but no subsequent actions were followed.
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