Good morning, early birds. The Top End is about to be hit by its second cyclone in two weeks. Plus, Indigenous children of the Stolen Generations reportedly given criminal convictions for being stolen. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Fairytales on the field and disasters in the natural world got people talking this week.
What we're reading this weekend: the alt-right and Trump, the making of George Christensen, the love of a Bulldogs fan, normalising Hitler, astrological game-changer, the epidemic of loneliness and life on the ground in Syria.
"Sportsball" is incorrect. Let's clear that one up right away.
Why you should go for the Doggies on Saturday, as written by a dyed-in-the-wool Bombers fan.
Thomas Liberatore and Mitch Wallis are more than potential father-son choices for the Western Bulldogs next year, writes Caroline Wilson. They're in a different league.