Feral cats and foxes are wiping out vast numbers of native animals in the South-West, with a four-year study linking the introduced pests with the decline and extinction of a variety of species.October 4, 2010, 5:55 am
Banks could not justify raising rates above the official cash rate if the Reserve Bank of Australia increases its rates when it meets tomorrow, Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan said.October 4, 2010, 7:37 am
About 20,000 people each year get an infection while in hospital, according to the Australian Infection Control Association.October 4, 2010, 5:54 am
Lazy beachgoers are polluting WA's coastline with more and more rubbish, a study by litter regulators has shown.October 4, 2010, 5:51 am
One of the bikies involved in a vicious brawl at the Perth Motorplex yesterday had three fingers severed, police have revealed.October 4, 2010, 2:55 am
WA's discriminatory Sunday trading rules are already hurting significant parts of the retail sector, with the peak industry body yesterday warning that some store owners would be sent to the wall because they were prohibited from competing on an equal footing with their rivals.October 4, 2010, 2:45 am
Perth's secondary hospitals are struggling to cope with the number of patients, with new figures showing they are hot spots for ambulances that are diverted away because their emergency departments are full.October 4, 2010, 2:35 am
WA Police Commissioner Karl O'Callaghan has described a corruption inquiry into the Andrew Mallard affair as a "completely pointless exercise" which left him unable to take effective action against two senior policemen.October 4, 2010, 2:25 am
The opening ceremony of the 19th Commonwealth Games in Delhi has officially kicked off amid the blowing of conch shells and a blaze of pyrotechnics.October 3, 2010, 10:08 pm
A feud between rival bikie gangs exploded at the Perth Motorplex today, with a vicious brawl leaving three men in hospital with bullet and stab wounds.October 3, 2010, 8:35 pm
An injury time goal to Rocco Visconte has given Brisbane a deserved 2-1 A-League victory over Perth Glory at nib Stadium.October 3, 2010, 7:30 pm
The monkey which had turned into an ape was flung from the back of St George Illawarra as the Dragons crushed the Sydney Roosters 32-8 to claim the joint venture's first NRL premiership.October 3, 2010, 4:44 pm
Police have issued a warning and are seeking witnesses to an attempted sexual assault on a 23-year-old woman in Fremantle in the early hours of the morning.October 3, 2010, 3:35 pm
Police are searching for a man who threatened and assaulted staff before stealing a backpack full of alcohol at Liquorland in Beldon yesterday afternoon.October 3, 2010, 11:51 am
The State Government has called for public comment on a discussion paper about trading hours for consumer durables such as whitegoods and household furnishings.October 3, 2010, 11:44 am
There were tears, tributes, laughter and the frequent snapping of saltwater crocodiles' jaws in a highly emotional celebration of the life of Malcolm Douglas at his wilderness park outside Broome yesterday.October 3, 2010, 11:31 am
The busy café strip in Mt Lawley has been re-opened after a vehicle ploughed into a store front early this morning following a high-speed pursuit.October 3, 2010, 11:24 am
Police are hunting a man who threatened a staff member with a knife at the Friendlies Chemist in Morley late yesterday afternoon.October 3, 2010, 10:28 am
A 53-year-old Heathridge man suffered serious head injuries when he fell out a window at a Cottesloe pub after allegedly being shoved by a South Australian tourist.October 3, 2010, 10:08 am
A red tide has washed up on Broome's iconic Cable Beach, coating the sand and discolouring the sea with a rusty brown stain.October 2, 2010, 5:38 pm
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