A fire at a Como pub caused damage estimated at $100,000 last night.November 18, 2010, 7:42 am
Five bandits brandishing a sledge hammer smashed their way into several Lotterywest kiosks, ATMs and stores across the metropolitan area last night, stealing a large amount of cash and property.November 18, 2010, 8:37 am
Developer Finbar has signed a joint venture with landowner Heyspring International to build a 190-apartment building in East Perth.November 18, 2010, 7:55 am
Firefighters are battling an out-of-control blaze that has razed 700ha near Lancelin, amid high winds and temperatures which are expected to 37C.November 18, 2010, 7:38 am
UPDATE: Federal MPs will gauge the views of their electorates on same-sex marriage, after the Australian Greens succeeded in convincing Labor and three independents to back a motion in Parliament.November 18, 2010, 7:32 am
Three juveniles have been charged with assaulting a public officer after a bus driver was attacked in Rockingham last night.November 18, 2010, 7:14 am
More needs to be done to encourage new mothers to breastfeed, according to experts who say the number of WA babies who are breastfed at six months is still well behind recommended targets.November 18, 2010, 6:02 am
People who damage or destroy heritage buildings will face fines of up to $1 million under tougher penalties proposed in State Parliament yesterday.November 18, 2010, 5:52 am
Fans young and old will be a little shell-shocked after last night's Perth premiere of the latest Harry Potter film, which takes a bold, troubling and occasionally exhilarating leap into the adult world.November 18, 2010, 5:50 am
Gypsy Joker bikie Graeme Slater was arrested outside the Danny Green fight at Challenge Stadium last night.November 18, 2010, 5:49 am
A portrait depicting former AFL star Ben Cousins battling through a sleepless night, sold for $18,000 at a prestigious art auction in Sydney this week.November 18, 2010, 5:35 am
Royalists have hailed Prince William's engagement as a move that will breathe fresh life into the royal family and give it new relevance in Britain and Australia.November 18, 2010, 5:30 am
Consumer group Choice says shoppers buying gift vouchers are wasting their money.November 18, 2010, 5:28 am
AFL chief executive Andrew Demetriou has eased fears that West Coast and Fremantle games would be sold to pay-TV, saying the league was determined to protect the fans in the next broadcast deal.November 18, 2010, 5:26 am
Champion Danny Green was taken the distance for just the sixth time in his 34-fight career in retaining his International Boxing Organisation cruiserweight title against game American BJ Flores at Challenge Stadium last night.November 18, 2010, 4:52 am
The State Government has revived its failed plan to pay private hospitals to perform operations on hundreds of public patients who have waited too long for elective surgery.November 18, 2010, 2:45 am
Teachers have raised concerns that parts of the applied information technology exam which Year 12 students sat yesterday did not match the syllabus.November 18, 2010, 2:35 am
Schools caught cheating in national literacy and numeracy tests will be named and shamed to counter concerns some teachers and principals tried to manipulate results for the Federal Government's My School comparison website.November 18, 2010, 2:30 am
The family of a WA youth ambassador who was kidnapped and tied to a tree at gunpoint with two friends in Papua New Guinea while bandits raped their female companion yesterday told of the horror of the ordeal.November 18, 2010, 2:30 am
A savage fare war is expected on the Perth to Exmouth and Geraldton air routes from March in one of the biggest shake-ups of WA’s turbulent airline industry.November 18, 2010, 2:25 am
Today's forecast: Showers
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