Craig Thomson is away this week so I'm in the editor's chair.
It's been a busy week for Dubbo Regional Council with two extraordinary meetings. One decided the council's response while the other elected our mayor and deputy mayor for the next 12 months.
Journalist Ryan Young took an in-depth look at Dubbo College as people came forward with allegations of bullying. A former teacher, parent and former school captain all came forward with their stories.
Meanwhile, Kim Bartley has been digging further into the water crisis.
If you're looking for something lighter for the weekend, Taronga Western Plains Zoo welcomed a baby zebra! The zoo is also running a competition to name their baby rhino.
Thanks for reading.