Perth will host Australia's richest golf tournament with the State Government today expected to announce a three-year, $7.2 million deal to secure the world's best players.December 7, 2011, 4:18 am
Motorists have been warned to avoid the area around a serious traffic crash near Warnbro this morning.December 7, 2011, 4:40 am
The international village at the $20 million ISAF sailing world championships has been described as disappointing as thousands of promised visitors ignored Fremantle amid atrocious weather.December 7, 2011, 3:56 am
The head of police on Rottnest Island has launched a scathing attack on the Rottnest Island Authority's management of "juvie leavers".December 7, 2011, 3:42 am
The State Government botched the process of compulsorily acquiring land for the proposed $30 billion gas hub at James Price Point and will be forced to start again in the wake of a Supreme Court judgment handed down yesterday.December 7, 2011, 3:28 am
Young voices soared yesterday as students from across WA - taking in more than 130 schools - attempted to crack the Guinness World Record for the biggest number of carollers at multiple venues.December 7, 2011, 3:15 am
Perth golden girl Jessica Marais was every bit the glowing mum-to-be at the 40th birthday party of WA jewellers Linneys in Sydney yesterday.December 7, 2011, 3:00 am
UPDATE 9.05am: Chief forensic pathologist Clive Cooke has arrived at the scene to begin a preliminary examination.December 7, 2011, 2:50 am
Mother-of-three Heather Glendinning was locked in a bitter four-year battle with former partner Harley Cuzens and his parents over hundreds of thousands of dollars of assets.December 7, 2011, 2:48 am
A 26-year-old man stabbed to death in East Cannington had gone to speak to his alleged killer who was earlier involved in a domestic dispute.December 7, 2011, 2:46 am
WA tennis legend Margaret Court has slammed the push to legalise gay marriage, saying she wants to "protect families".December 7, 2011, 2:40 am
Perth Airport has descended into chaos for a second day as delays caused by yesterday’s electrical storms are compounded by an overloaded baggage belt.December 7, 2011, 2:30 am
Firefighters oversaw the arrival of a South African Airways airliner after it was hit by lightning on its approach to Perth yesterday.December 7, 2011, 2:28 am
Perth was treated to a spectacular lightning storm as the city recorded its wettest December day in almost three decades yesterday.December 7, 2011, 2:26 am
Mortgage holder hopes for a Christmas with all the trimmings are under threat from the nation's big banks, which this morning were yet to follow the Reserve Bank's move and cut interest rates.December 7, 2011, 2:20 am
The Christmas tree is up in Sydney's Martin Place, not far from where the Reserve Bank board held its final meeting of the year yesterday.December 7, 2011, 2:18 am
WA retailers welcomed yesterday's rate cut but Retail Traders Association chief executive Wayne Spencer fears it is too little too late to revive disappointing consumer spending over Christmas.December 7, 2011, 2:16 am
Calculators should be banned from maths classrooms until students are aged about 10, according to Education Minister Liz Constable.December 7, 2011, 2:10 am
UPDATE, 3.55pm Two men had to be rescued while boating off Rottnest Island this afternoon after wild weather made navigation difficult.December 6, 2011, 3:48 pm
Two cars have collided at the intersection of Safety Bay Rd and Mandurah Rd, Baldivis this afternoon.December 6, 2011, 2:03 pm
Today's forecast: Rain developing
11° - 19°
Brick, hammer & shopping trolley used in four (possibly linked) robberies across Perth overnight. http://t.co/lAfeqfyUDj #perthnews
Cane toads are in WA to stay. Environment Minister Albert Jacob says their march can't be stopped. http://t.co/Uk1gBP9EjN #perthnews
Aussies' daring, enviro-friendly design - incl billabong - wins top prize at Chelsea Flower Show. http://t.co/TAWTbEEMsq #RHSchelsea
Big ratings agency Fitch puts Barnett on notice to knock WA Budget into shape and control spending. http://t.co/M9DtkGGo1L #perthnews #wapol
Grooming future gamblers: Kids associate sport with betting, fast food and alcohol, study finds. http://t.co/Ml2I97wJST #perthnews
Freight train carrying iron ore derails http://t.co/1jCGxUdQNs #perthnews
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