Perth is in the grip of its longest dry spell for 15 years, according to the Weather Bureau.January 13, 2010, 2:38 am
WA will have to commit up to $1 billion to a major new water source within five years if Perth's consumption continues at current rates, the head of the Water Corporation warned yesterday.January 13, 2010, 2:35 am
The mother of champion jockey Damien Oliver is in a stable condition in hospital after being involved in a car crash yesterday in which two people died.January 13, 2010, 2:35 am
East Perth and Busselton have been tipped as WA hot spots for strong population growth and high housing demand in years to come.January 13, 2010, 2:28 am
Perth rents are predicted to increase 11 per cent this year with the average weekly rent hitting up to $400, according to new research.January 13, 2010, 2:25 am
A young Balga resident is in intensive care with serious injuries after he was allegedly bashed by a gang that broke into his home last night.January 12, 2010, 6:22 pm
Five Fire and Rescue crews, nine bushfire brigades and two water-bombing helicopters fought a bushfire in Success.January 12, 2010, 4:55 pm
UPDATE: Two people are dead after a car crash near Lake Clifton this afternoon.January 12, 2010, 3:58 pm
Triple Olympic medallist Eamon Sullivan is in danger of missing this year's Delhi Commonwealth Games because of his latest injury.January 12, 2010, 1:35 pm
The Department of Environment and Conservation has called for a group of youths spotted near a washed up dolphin on a Bremer Bay beach on New Years Eve to come forward.January 12, 2010, 1:27 pm
Esperance residents exposed to lead during the contamination scandal in 2007 will not suffer any short or long-term health risks, according to a new report.January 12, 2010, 1:24 pm
Toodyay shire president Chris Firns is under increasing pressure to stand down while he faces charges that he assaulted his partner.January 12, 2010, 1:19 pm
The estranged wife of Warren Anderson was given special treatment by police who ferried her to and from court and provided her with a private room during proceedings, it was suggested in the Fremantle Magistrate's Court this morning.January 12, 2010, 12:17 pm
Australian golf champion Greg Norman and wife of 18 months Chris Evert have made their split official with a secret, quickie divorce filed in an out-of-the-way Florida courthouse.January 12, 2010, 12:15 pm
Australian opening batsman Simon Katich has been cleared to play in the third and final Test against Pakistan starting Thursday at Bellerive Oval.January 12, 2010, 11:10 am
One of the most fundamental rights a community has is the right to be safe. No one should have to fear they might die while ducking down to the corner shop for milk and bread because they could be hit by a driver who has made a conscious choice to speed.January 12, 2010, 10:26 am
Traffic is slow into the city this morning as more people return to work after holidays during the Christmas and New Year period.January 12, 2010, 8:32 am
A 13-year-old boy has been charged with lighting a fire which burnt through seven hectares of scrub in Jane Brook yesterday.January 12, 2010, 8:10 am
A man died after the motorcycle he was riding crashed on Benara Road near the intersection of Altone Road in Beechboro this morning.January 12, 2010, 7:32 am
Police from Exmouth and the water police continue to search today for a man who went missing off the coast yesterday morning in poor weather.January 12, 2010, 7:02 am
Today's forecast: Mostly sunny
13° - 21°
Volatile scenes at court as supporters turn up for appearance of teens accused of murdering Mandurah man. #perthnews http://t.co/H4V8EEYBRp
Man charged after horror double road fatality http://t.co/NBLHIxrvUZ #perthnews
Body found at Warroora Station believed to be man seen face down in water after his wife's body washed up on beach http://t.co/luoGhcsRVY
Heathrow airport closed after emergency. http://t.co/zfZZmgkmkz
Parents of Saudi detainee meet DFAT. #perthnews http://t.co/dwlaj9FOJQ
Police appeal to caller over 'caustic chips' in Bunbury http://t.co/xfpIdD5qpk #perthnews
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