Australia's second-largest credit union has welcomed banking reforms unveiled on Sunday, declaring the reforms will even up the playing field in the financial sector.December 12, 2010, 10:29 am
The Fire and Emergency Services Authority says a bushfire in Pickering Brook in the Shire of Kalamunda is now under control.December 12, 2010, 11:45 am
The arson squad is investigating a fire which caused $200,000 damage to John XXIII College in Mt Claremont overnight.December 12, 2010, 9:37 am
A 21-year-old man is recovering in hospital with shoulder lacerations after being stabbed at the Kingsway City Shopping Centre yesterday afternoon.December 12, 2010, 9:32 am
Exit fees from banks will be banned for all new home loans from mid next year and $4 billion in funds will be pumped into specialist securities in a bid to boost small lending institutions under major banking reforms unveiled by the Gillard Government today.December 12, 2010, 8:32 am
Vodafone mobiles across WA have remained silent for much of today following a major network outage.December 11, 2010, 2:53 pm
Two people are dead and another four seriously injured after a single-vehicle car crash in the Pilbara earlier today.December 11, 2010, 2:36 pm
Opposition Leader Tony Abbott says his task for the next 12 months is to convince the independents to change sides and bring down the Gillard Government.December 11, 2010, 2:10 pm
UPDATE: The mother of a seven year-old boy whose leg was severely broken in a hit-and-run accident in Success has made an emotional plea for the driver to come forward and explain what happened.December 11, 2010, 1:14 pm
UPDATE: BHP is refusing to comment on reports that the mining giant lobbied the Australian government hard to bring down a proposed $A21 billion deal between its rival Rio Tinto and China's Chinalco.December 11, 2010, 11:30 am
In the hours after learning of his death in Bali, family and friends paid tribute to Mitchell Gillam.December 11, 2010, 8:50 am
Three men have been charged with grievous bodily harm following the death of a man in a house in Girrawheen yesterday.December 11, 2010, 7:59 am
Gemma Lauder may only be 11 years old but her heroic actions in rescuing her babysitter when he stopped breathing in a backyard swimming pool last summer has earned her a prestigious bravery medal.December 11, 2010, 3:15 am
Authorities in Bali are struggling to piece together the final hours of Mitchell Gillam, 20, who was found dead on the island on Thursday.December 11, 2010, 3:00 am
Troy Buswell's imminent return to State Cabinet is emerging as an electoral headache for Colin Barnett, with a Westpoll revealing one in three voters is less likely to support the Liberal Party because of the decision.December 11, 2010, 2:55 am
With a record of political scandal that would make a British Tory blush, Troy Buswell would not find today's Wespoll surprising.December 11, 2010, 2:50 am
WA burns expert Fiona Wood is well-known for her signature strands of pearls but now she is part of a group of scientists hoping to harness a by-product of the gemstones to help regrow skin and nerves.December 11, 2010, 2:45 am
In its major environmental assessment of the impact of the $30 billion James Price Point gas precinct, the State Government has revealed there could be detrimental impacts for the surrounding marine ecosystem.December 11, 2010, 2:35 am
A former acting manager at the State parole board complained nine months ago about the "outrageously abusive" behaviour of the Supreme Court judge who heads the board, accusing her of intimidating and belittling staff.December 11, 2010, 2:25 am
Nic Trimboli, a pioneer of WA's restaurant and bar scene for the past 25 years and the man behind celebrated restaurants Balthazar, Il Lido and Duende, has become the latest victim of the Barnett Government's crackdown on the liquor industry, with his application to open a high-end restaurant and wine bar in Northbridge rejected last week.December 11, 2010, 2:15 am
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Pro and anti live export protestors face off in Fremantle. http://t.co/532TqbdeW7 #perthnews
A 60yo woman is missing from Bentley Hospital. Police are concerned for the welfare of Ah Moy Ng. http://t.co/0Hq6aXagak #perthnews
Grease the musical is coming to Perth next year. http://t.co/PPNaQsl1LF #perthnews
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