A 24-year-old man has been charged with murder over the death of his flatmate in the south-eastern Perth suburb of Camillo.February 4, 2010, 3:16 pm
Kimberley region funeral director Imelda Agars has rejected criticism of her practice of using an unrefrigerated hire car to transport bodies over hundreds of kilometres.February 4, 2010, 2:58 pm
Authorities have intercepted another boat load of suspected boat people off the coast of WA, bringing the Christmas Island detention centre to breaking point.February 4, 2010, 2:35 pm
A father of six who was the first parent in WA charged for not sending his children to school has been found guilty of breaching the Education Act.February 4, 2010, 1:31 pm
A notorious child sex offender who was jailed indefinitely last year for breaching his release conditions today pleaded guilty to indecently dealing with a child under 16.February 4, 2010, 1:15 pm
A paranoid schizophrenic man has been jailed for five years for an arson attack on Joondalup Police Station that left police $1.5 million out of pocket.February 4, 2010, 12:58 pm
The board tasked with running WA's biggest superannuation fund, GESB, as a private sector entity has quit in apparent protest at the State Government's plan to scrap the "mutualisation" process.February 4, 2010, 12:35 pm
A plane carrying seven police officers and lawyers headed for court was forced to return to Warburton Airport mid-flight this morning due to engine failure.February 4, 2010, 12:34 pm
Premier Colin Barnett has signalled the fulfilment of a long-awaited election promise by announcing the formation of a mental health commission.February 4, 2010, 12:29 pm
2008 AFL Rising Star Rhys Palmer is set to miss round one of the 2010 AFL season as Fremantle attempts to give him a full 12 months to recover from a knee reconstruction, coach Mark harvey said yesterday.February 4, 2010, 12:17 pm
A shark tried to grab a dog at a beach south of Perth this morning.February 4, 2010, 12:06 pm
The partner of high profile Perth bikie Troy Mercanti has today denied stealing from a trust fund account established to benefit the children of a Coffin Cheater bikie murdered at the height of WA’s bikie war.February 4, 2010, 10:28 am
UPDATE 9.10am: Traffic on the Mitchell Freeway southbound is slow into the city from Karrinyup Road through to Scarborough Beach Road.February 4, 2010, 9:10 am
A couple were startled when a block of ice that apparently fell from a plane tore a hole in the roof of their garage and shook their house in a Las Vegas suburb.February 4, 2010, 9:00 am
Tourism operators in Queensland's Whitsundays are selling everything from luxury-boat charters to three-night cruises and daytrips to Whitehaven Beach from $1.February 4, 2010, 8:44 am
The Reserve Bank's decision to leave interest rates on hold has been vindicated after new figures showed a sharp fall in retail sales in the run-up to Christmas.February 4, 2010, 8:43 am
Aussie pop group Men at Work ripped off an Australian folk tune in their 1980s smash hit Down Under, a Federal court judge has found.February 4, 2010, 7:57 am
Two Baldivis fires that broke out yesterday have been contained and all roads reopened.February 4, 2010, 6:45 am
Motorists travelling on the Great Northern Highway between Auski Roadhouse and Karijini National Park are at risk of exposure to smoke caused by a bushfire and are warned to drive cautiously.February 4, 2010, 6:42 am
The widow of an Albany horse trainer who died after skolling a bottle of tequila as part of a $150 pub bet has made an impassioned plea for a coronial inquiry into her husband's death.February 4, 2010, 2:45 am
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