Already 1-0 in the series, the hosts’ campaign to win back the coveted urn is in turmoil due to another top-order batting collapse in the third Test at the WACA Ground.December 16, 2010, 6:00 pm
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
Qantas' market stranglehold in Australia is set for the most dramatic challenge since the demise of Ansett after the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission gave approval for Virgin Blue's comprehensive alliance with Air New Zealand.December 17, 2010, 2:25 am
The State's environmental watchdog has been inundated with submissions over a contentious plan for a coalmine in Margaret River.December 17, 2010, 2:15 am
One person has been killed and two children injured in a road accident near the South-West town of Quinninup.December 16, 2010, 10:44 pm
UPDATE: A passenger on the train which derailed near Mandurah station this afternoon has described Transperth's handling of the incident and the evacuation of the train as a "total shambles".December 16, 2010, 7:30 pm
A female physical education teacher at a Pilbara high school today admitted to having sex with two teenage students, with a court told she often traded sex for affection and wanted the boys to like her.December 16, 2010, 5:48 pm
A 39-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman are being questioned by police about a suspicious in Forrestfield today.December 16, 2010, 5:45 pm
A Geraldton bakery which has been labelled a "serial offender" by WorkSafe for breaching WA's fatigue management laws in relation to its drivers has been fined $60,000.December 16, 2010, 3:29 pm
A West Australian man took just 20 minutes to terrorise five people in Snowtown, north of Adelaide, but is unfit to stand trial.December 16, 2010, 2:17 pm
Meteorologists from the weather bureau have predicted an "unofficial" temperature of 29C for Christmas Day.December 16, 2010, 1:15 pm
Two people have been arrested by police following a siege at a Midland home today.December 16, 2010, 1:14 pm
A policewoman involved in a fight with Kevin Spratt along with four colleagues at the Perth Watchhouse in 2008 told internal investigators excessive force was used on the prisoner.December 16, 2010, 12:39 pm
Prominent Perth bikie Troy Mercanti pleaded guilty this morning to charges he refused to answer questions from an Australian Crime Commission examiner.December 16, 2010, 12:25 pm
Another helicopter has been called in to help in the search for Albany man Eddie Shackleton, missing near Bluff Knoll since Sunday morning.December 16, 2010, 12:06 pm
Lawyers today called on the Federal Government to set up a judicial inquiry into the asylum seeker tragedy off Christmas Island.December 16, 2010, 11:55 am
The father of a boy who burnt to death while he was trapped in a car, says he is anxious for answers.December 16, 2010, 11:52 am
A 34-year-old Pilbara teacher accused of re-breaking a teenager's arm as he tried to force him inside a classroom will go on trial in February after pleading not guilty to one count of assault occasioning bodily harm yesterday.December 16, 2010, 11:23 am
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RT @G_Parker: Buswell expects the policy to be controversial among environmental groups. http://t.co/b61oEXSzxo #perthnews
State Government reveals new shark policy. http://t.co/JgoJpmNSxb #perthnews
RT @G_Parker: Buswell reiterates that government is reducing the risk, not removing the risk.
RT @G_Parker: This does not represent a policy of culling, Buswell says. He spoke to Greg Hunt this morning.
RT @G_Parker: WA wants to open dialogue with commonwealth about Not releasing large sharks caught as byproduct of domersal gill netting.
RT @G_Parker: There may be a link between increased seal populations and greater shark numbers. More research needs to be done in that area.
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