The State Government has agreed to stop charging part of a commercial fishing licence fee after a parliamentary committee ruled it was a tax.March 31, 2010, 10:40 pm
A boatload of asylum seekers claiming to be near Christmas Island has made contact with Australian authorities after making a triple zero emergency call, according to WA Police.April 1, 2010, 12:12 am
Perth's median house price is tipped to hit $500,000 mark in the March quarter amid burgeoning confidence, according to the Real Estate Institute WA.March 31, 2010, 4:06 pm
Liver transplant patient Claire Murray is undergoing surgery at a Singapore hospital this afternoon for what sources claimed was a routine procedure to correct a blood clot.March 31, 2010, 3:58 pm
Two Islamic college leaders were this afternoon found guilty of fraudulently claiming millions of dollars from the State and Federal governments to help get the school out of financial trouble.March 31, 2010, 3:55 pm
Pop sensation Lady Gaga will strut her stuff on the Burswood Dome stage tomorrow night but it was someone else entirely trying to pull a swift one on her adoring Perth fans today.March 31, 2010, 3:27 pm
The City of Gosnells has instructed its lawyers to start legal proceedings against Thornlie tree protestor Cameron Johnson after he failed to meet a noon deadline for removing an illegal platform.March 31, 2010, 2:49 pm
A man who claimed he had been sleepwalking when he kicked to death his elderly parents has been convicted of wilful murder.March 31, 2010, 1:30 pm
New Zealand in the end offered only modest resistance to Australia's pace attack and the greater competition could come from within ahead of the Ashes.March 31, 2010, 1:26 pm
The father of AFL star Daniel Wells has been released from jail after serving almost two years for the brutal assault of a policewoman at Meekatharra.March 31, 2010, 12:33 pm
Two men have been charged over a violent home invasion in Rivervale in the early hours of this morning.March 31, 2010, 12:22 pm
A Noranda man who allegedly chased a woman and her two young sons through suburban streets in a terrifying road rage incident on Saturday night has been charged and his sports car seized.March 31, 2010, 12:13 pm
A tourist found dead at Kalbarri National Park this morning died of suspected dehydration, police said.March 31, 2010, 11:25 am
The financial cost of the storms which battered Perth last week has soared to $650 million, making it the most expensive catastrophe in WA.March 31, 2010, 11:25 am
Conservationists and scientists are calling for better protection for the weedy sea dragon, a seahorse-like creature found only in the temperate waters of southern Australia.March 31, 2010, 11:18 am
The Royal Flying Doctor Service is transporting two truck drivers injured in a head on crash in Norseman this morning to Perth.March 31, 2010, 10:23 am
Australia will bid to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast.March 31, 2010, 8:57 am
Claims the Australian economy is strengthening have been dealt a blow after key figures showed sharp falls in retail sales and building approvals through February.March 31, 2010, 8:45 am
Firefighters stumbled across a suspected drug lab in Warnbro this morning while fighting a scrub fire this morning.March 31, 2010, 8:30 am
Two company directors involved with the $15 million development of the old Sandringham Hotel site in Belmont have been charged over theft and money laundering offences worth more than $2.5 million.March 31, 2010, 7:52 am
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