Just one simple word describes the north Queensland town of Tully in the aftermath of cyclone Yasi - hammered.February 4, 2011, 2:55 am
Two men have died in a crash just north of Myalup.February 4, 2011, 5:16 am
WA's biggest taxi operator, Swan Taxis, has launched an iPhone application that will allow customers to book a taxi online and track its progress with Google Maps.February 4, 2011, 5:16 am
Insurance companies have caved in to Federal Government pressure over their tough stance towards flood victims, agreeing to establish a standard definition of flooding and remove confusing jargon from policies.February 4, 2011, 2:45 am
Attorney-General Christian Porter is fighting a $40,000 compensation award to a sexual assault victim, arguing the woman is not entitled to a payout because she was smoking amphetamines with her attacker when the offences were committed.February 4, 2011, 2:35 am
Clubs WA said yesterday it would apply to put poker machines in up to 430 venues if the Gillard Government went ahead with its threatened takeover of electronic gaming regulations.February 4, 2011, 2:25 am
The 140-year-old Busselton jetty will celebrate its reopening this weekend after a $27 million restoration which marks a tumultuous history including floods, fires and cyclones.February 4, 2011, 2:15 am
In a WA first, Royal Perth Hospital is using a radical new treatment for high blood pressure which destroys nerves around certain arteries.February 4, 2011, 2:15 am
Update, 6.45pm:Two men have died in a crash just north of Myalup.February 3, 2011, 6:40 pm
Nine West Australians have now been diagnosed with legionnaires' disease contracted in Bali in the past six months.February 3, 2011, 4:50 pm
The State Opposition has slammed the Barnett Government for failing to support businesses not involved in the mining sector following Quickstep's decision to quit its North Coogee base and head to New South Wales to take up a landmark $700 million defence deal.February 3, 2011, 4:50 pm
Premier Colin Barnett has warned that a possible Federal takeover of electronic gaming regulation could overturn the State-wide ban on poker machines in WA's pubs and clubs.February 3, 2011, 3:00 pm
A notorious teenage sex offender considered so dangerous he is under 24-hour supervision avoided being sent to an adult jail today when he was handed a suspended prison term for molesting an intellectually disabled woman.February 3, 2011, 2:54 pm
The State's largest taxi operator, Swan Taxis, has launched an iPhone app that will allow customers to book a taxi online and track its progress using Google Maps.February 3, 2011, 2:28 pm
The WA health system is set to benefit from a big spike in graduate nurses, with almost 700 registered and enrolled nurses starting work at the state's hospitals in the next six months.February 3, 2011, 2:25 pm
The murder trial of Cameron Mansell has been locked in to begin next month with the Supreme Court today told that lawyers were trying to cut down the number of prosecution witnesses, which had started at 271.February 3, 2011, 1:07 pm
Dairy farmers suffered another blow in the supermarket price wars after Coles announced a short time ago it would slash the costs of home-brand butter and cream by more than a third.February 3, 2011, 12:20 pm
The weather bureau has warned more severe thunderstorms could hit the Wheatbelt, after an intense storm ripped through Mukinbudin late yesterday.February 3, 2011, 11:56 am
WA canoeist and West Australian Institute of Sport athlete Michael Baker has been hit with a two-year ban for failing a doping test.February 3, 2011, 11:39 am
Iron ore heiress Gina Rinehart has eclipsed Fortescue Metals Group boss Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest as Australia's richest person, according to Forbes Asia.February 3, 2011, 11:06 am
Today's forecast: Mostly sunny
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UPDATE: A 19-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a 57-year-old woman in her home. #PerthNews http://t.co/x629wAo12B
Premier Colin Barnett won't be rushed on new laws. #PerthNews http://t.co/dQ2gJYSC5r
Cook out. Bowled Johnson, 3. England 1/9. http://t.co/E5GvQn4vKV #ashes
Premier flags tough new line on sharks. 'Protection of human life comes first.' http://t.co/dU3g9h8pZE #perthnews
Corrupt uni lecturer avoids jail after admitting he took thousands of dollars in bribes. #PerthNews http://t.co/bgC8AEBizi
Australia declares at 9/570. #ashes http://t.co/E5GvQn4vKV
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