While Dad Lleyton Hewitt prances the practice court in preparation for the start of the Australian Open on Monday, the rest of the clan is close by.January 16, 2010, 12:02 pm
West Coast will adopt an unusual leadership structure under captain Darren Glass for the 2010 AFL season.January 16, 2010, 10:51 am
A 59-year-old Main Roads contractor was taken to hospital with minor injuries and concussion after he was hit while moving cones on the Mitchell Freeway early this morning.January 16, 2010, 10:04 am
Despite being anything but conventional, businesswoman and former Penthouse Pet Bree Maddox will wed long-time partner Adultshop.com chief executive Malcolm Day in a lavish ceremony full of tradition, including a customary white wedding gown.January 16, 2010, 9:59 am
It's 5.40am when Christopher Rucco stirs, sits up and peers out into the Hay Street mall from the alleyway he spent the night in.January 16, 2010, 9:53 am
Fire crews were mopping up last night after battling a blaze that burnt out 5ha of coastal scrub and threatened homes at Mindarie, north of Perth.January 16, 2010, 9:45 am
A woman has been taken to Royal Perth Hospital suffering smoke inhalation and minor burns after a house fire in Mt Lawley this morning.January 16, 2010, 9:38 am
Hundreds of firefighters are preparing for the hottest day in Perth for a year as it emerged that scores of homeowners in the most fire-prone areas of WA have been fined for failing to protect their properties.January 16, 2010, 2:45 am
Girls have expanded their domination of Year 12 subjects to include the trades, maths and science courses where boys traditionally shine, an analysis of Curriculum Council figures has revealed.January 16, 2010, 2:35 am
A lot of nice people can be met on a night out in Leederville - if you dare to navigate vomit and glass-strewn streets and out-manoeuvre the wild punches of drug-addled young men.January 16, 2010, 2:35 am
Confidence is returning to the top end of the real estate market, with latest figures showing a resurgence in suburbs that were hit hard last year.January 16, 2010, 2:25 am
WA's incoming director-general of health says keeping the State's health budget out of the red will be one of his critical priorities.January 16, 2010, 2:15 am
Main Roads WA will improve a section of Forrest Highway where seven crashes occurred in less than four months, including Tuesday's horrific crash that killed an elderly Busselton couple.January 15, 2010, 7:51 pm
As rescue crews arrive in Haiti, besides dealing with the devastation of a major earthquake they face widespread insecurity that forces them to stop work at nightfall, since they lack weapons or armed guards.January 15, 2010, 4:29 pm
Ricky Ponting’s fifth double-century, a double Peter Siddle breakthrough and two calamitous run-outs set Australia on the path to a record 12th straight Test win over Pakistan on Friday.January 15, 2010, 3:30 pm
Electric cars could be given priority on Perth's freeways to encourage motorists to drive zero-emission vehicles, WA Opposition leader Eric Ripper suggested.January 15, 2010, 3:14 pm
A grass fire burning near a major power substation in Cannington resulted in 6000 households losing power and a brief drop in power levels across the metropolitan area.January 15, 2010, 1:45 pm
Almost 48 hours after the shattered concrete ceiling of her cousin's dress store crashed down upon her, Maryse's faltering cries galvanised a crowd of rescuers digging through the rubble.January 15, 2010, 12:55 pm
Dozens of Mandurah and Peel business owners, employees and people from tourism groups gathered at Mandurah train station this morning to protest against a partial closure to the railway which begins tonight.January 15, 2010, 12:11 pm
A dangerous child rapist sentenced to 11 years jail for offences including the abduction, rape and bashing of a two-year-old will stay behind bars after a Supreme Court ruling today.January 15, 2010, 10:14 am
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