Shell Australia has apologised to its Perth customers, after its metropolitan fuel stations were hit with another fuel shortage.December 17, 2010, 12:59 pm
Hundreds of cats are facing euthanasia this Christmas as an increase in births and lack of people taking them as pets has WA's biggest cat shelter facing a crisis.December 17, 2010, 11:08 am
Lloyd Rayney's bail application on a charge of wilful murder has been adjourned until next Thursday after the prosecution delivered 67 pages of material to the defence this morning.December 17, 2010, 10:34 am
A two-year report card on alcohol restrictions in Fitzroy Crossing has found a reduction in the benefits experienced during the first year, including a spike in domestic violence, mostly attributed to the lack of support services in the town.December 17, 2010, 8:58 am
James Hardie Industries NV has lost its appeal against the corporate regulator for telling the market that it had sufficient funds to cover its asbestos claims.December 17, 2010, 8:18 am
James Hardie Industries NV has lost its appeal against the corporate regulator for telling the market that it had sufficient funds to cover its asbestos claims.December 17, 2010, 7:37 am
A suspicious fire ripped through the Nollamara Shopping Centre last night, causing $1 million dollars damage.December 17, 2010, 7:33 am
A 28-year-old woman has died and her two children were flown to hospital after a car rollover in Quinninup.December 17, 2010, 7:21 am
Australia's selection gamble in promoting two out-of-form batsmen with poor WACA Ground records has backfired badly as England moved within several days of retaining the Ashes.December 17, 2010, 5:40 am
An engineer involved in developing the radar system which monitors Australia's northern waters has cast doubt on the Government's claim it would have been "nigh on impossible" to detect the asylum boat.December 17, 2010, 5:39 am
Police Commissioner Karl O'Callaghan has blasted a questionnaire being circulated to officers by the WA Police Union on behalf of a weekend newspaper.December 17, 2010, 5:38 am
The casual visitor might think the Year 4 and 5 students of Baler Primary School were enjoying a winter wonderland in the lead-up to Christmas.December 17, 2010, 5:37 am
WA's biggest tourist cave will reopen tomorrow after $3 million was spent trying to slow the impact of a changing climate on its prehistoric creatures.December 17, 2010, 5:37 am
Schools were very different when Bert Kralevich, 70, started teaching in the Wheatbelt town of Kulin on a hot February day in 1960.December 17, 2010, 3:00 am
Christmas Island resident Glenn Gibbs helped rescue the only asylum seeker who was able to swim to shore.December 17, 2010, 2:55 am
On the shores of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra, there is a collection of 353 white poles that snake down to the water's edge. Every pole has two plaques on it - one with a Middle Eastern name, the other with the name of an Australian church or school.December 17, 2010, 2:50 am
Christmas Island detention centre was on a knife edge last night as asylum seekers in the compound realised friends and family members were among those killed and injured on Wednesday.December 17, 2010, 2:49 am
A rapid rise in cases of dengue fever in WA has prompted health authorities to warn people travelling to Bali and South-East Asia about the heightened risk of infectious diseases.December 17, 2010, 2:45 am
The popular amusement park Adventure World is the latest Perth venue to introduce a complete ban on smoking under a one-year, $80,000 sponsorship deal with Healthway.December 17, 2010, 2:35 am
International and interstate tourists could fly directly to Busselton to enjoy the State's South West after a council decided to pursue a controversial $30m-plus airport expansion.December 17, 2010, 2:25 am
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