Two Tamil refugees who spent time in the Christmas Island detention centre allegedly attacked a man at the weekend who arrived in Australia on the same boat as one of the accused pair, a court was told yesterday.November 18, 2010, 2:15 am
Forget the traditional haunts of Dunsborough and Rottnest, this year's leavers are heading to Bali in droves, attracted by cheap airfares and a more relaxed approach to drinking laws.November 18, 2010, 2:05 am
WA Police have admitted the number of officers on patrol during last year's leavers' week fell short of what was needed and have boosted numbers ahead of this year's celebrations.November 18, 2010, 2:00 am
A mechanic has been acquitted of reckless driving in a client's Lamborghini after fighting police claims that he had been speeding 160kmh in the $200,000 vehicle along Reid Highway.November 17, 2010, 3:45 pm
Cancer experts are stepping up their lobbying of the Federal Government to expand the country's bowel cancer screening program, claiming people are dying while there is no long-term funding plan.November 17, 2010, 3:29 pm
A Derby woman has been handed a two year prison sentence, suspended for 18 months, after pleading guilty to setting fire to her rental property during a heated argument in October 2008.November 17, 2010, 1:45 pm
Police are hunting an armed bandit who attempted to rob a McDonalds store with a knife at a drive-through window.November 17, 2010, 1:24 pm
Trishna gleefully swings from her carers' arms chanting "one, two, three, woo" while Moira Kelly holds her twin Krishna, both pretty in pink and oblivious to how significant this day is.November 17, 2010, 12:42 pm
A man has today confessed to a Perth crime spree in September that saw businesses and a vehicle owner threatened with a firearm.November 17, 2010, 11:50 am
A convicted murderer released from jail two years ago, has today pleaded guilty to armed robbery.November 17, 2010, 11:33 am
Police have refused to say whether drug sniffer dogs will be used to search school leavers for illegal substances, as they launched their 2010 Leavers' Week strategy today.November 17, 2010, 11:22 am
A father accused of attacking an umpire at his son's junior football match in Perth's northern suburbs will face a trial into an assault charge next year.November 17, 2010, 10:55 am
The news that cheap housing for low-income workers could be available in Broome by the end of the month is welcome relief to Bohemia for Hair owner Tara Melville, whose hairdressing staff has already been chopped by astronomical rents.November 17, 2010, 10:13 am
The owners of the Guildford Hotel, which was gutted by fire in 2008, have engaged heritage and architect consultants to provide advice on redevelopment.November 17, 2010, 10:11 am
Private schools still are not completely happy with the Federal Government's My School website, despite it being significantly improved.November 17, 2010, 10:06 am
Perth will host the world's biggest liquefied natural gas conference in 2016.November 17, 2010, 8:45 am
The Australian navy has intercepted a very large boat load of asylum seekers off the coast of WA.November 17, 2010, 8:23 am
A routine car stop in the State's South West allegedly revealed a mobile clandestine laboratory operating from a Toyota Corolla last night.November 17, 2010, 7:56 am
A brazen thief brandishing a double-bladed knife threatened staff at a Morley pharmacy before fleeing with a quantity of drugs.November 17, 2010, 7:17 am
A 54-year-old man died after suffering a seizure and crashing his car in Canning Vale last night.November 17, 2010, 7:04 am
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A WA politician and his partner are among the first same-sex couples to be legally married in Canberra. #PerthNews http://t.co/kuo6ypMAr6
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