Christmas arrived early at the Area C iron ore mine yesterday afternoon, with more than 150 wives and children flown to the operation north-west of Newman to see family members for a big festive bash.December 25, 2010, 9:01 am
Customs has intercepted a suspected asylum-seeker vessel north-east of Ashmore Island.December 25, 2010, 9:58 am
A 44-year-old man from Port Kennedy has been charged with a string of traffic offences after he allegedly attempted to flee from a booze-bus operation in Warnbro last night.December 25, 2010, 9:55 am
A fire at the Bassendean Mini Mart last night caused $100,000 damage.December 25, 2010, 9:13 am
A fire has ravaged a family home in Como earlier this morning, causing about $100,000 worth of damage.December 25, 2010, 8:52 am
Should Australia regain the Ashes, they can look back to an event deep in the bowels of the MCG change rooms on November 19 as the pivotal moment of the summer.December 25, 2010, 8:11 am
A woman who survived the Christmas Island boating disaster still has no word on the fate of her husband and seven-year-old son who were standing next to her on deck when the vessel started to break up in heavy seas 10 days ago.December 25, 2010, 2:35 am
Fears are held for the safety of 97 asylum seekers missing after their boat left Indonesia on November 14 bound for Australia.December 25, 2010, 2:30 am
A prominent Perth horse trainer could face a ban from the industry after zapping one of his stablehands with an illegal "mobile phone" stun gun.December 25, 2010, 2:25 am
Government House is set for a $2.2 million spruce-up in case the Queen attends next October's Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Perth.December 25, 2010, 2:20 am
Education Minister Liz Constable's handling of her portfolio is under renewed fire after Treasury flagged a likely budget blowout for the Education Department this year.December 25, 2010, 2:15 am
Beachside property prices in the holiday centres of Dunsborough and Eagle Bay took a battering in the financial crisis, but the market is on the move again after hitting rock bottom, according to real estate agents.December 25, 2010, 2:10 am
The family of a missing 27-year-old mother of four still hope to have her home in time for Christmas.December 24, 2010, 5:34 pm
People in the Murchison River catchment area and Kalbarri have been warned to prepare for possible flooding after heavy rainfall over the past week.December 24, 2010, 4:51 pm
Police say they have launched a manhunt for four men who they believe entered Mumbai to carry out a terrorist attack.December 24, 2010, 4:28 pm
Official tests have revealed that a South West organic beef and grain farm has been accidentally contaminated by genetically modified canola plants nearby.December 24, 2010, 2:54 pm
A car has collided with a section of guard rail on the Kwinana Freeway in Success.December 24, 2010, 2:45 pm
A worker has died at Fortescue Metals Group's Cloudbreak mine this morning.December 24, 2010, 1:10 pm
Three Indonesian crewmen who were on board the boat that broke up and sank at Christmas Island last week have been transferred to the Perth Immigration Detention Centre.December 24, 2010, 12:46 pm
Leighton subsidiary John Holland has been awarded a $152 million contract for stage two of the design and construction of the new Albany Health Campus.December 24, 2010, 12:14 pm
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