Steve Butler, The West's man in Melbourne, provides the AFL scuttlebutt being kicked around the national competitionJuly 13, 2012, 7:39 am
A 23-year-old Clackline man was killed overnight when his car collided with a truck near Northam.July 13, 2012, 7:23 am
A man tried to rob a bottle shop armed with a sawn off shotgun last night.July 13, 2012, 7:21 am
A car crashed into a house in Scarborough overnight.July 13, 2012, 7:11 am
UPDATE 3pm: In case you were in any doubt about Ainsley Harriott's safe arrival in Perth, a glance at Twitter would have confirmed it.July 13, 2012, 7:01 am
Police are hunting for two men after shots were fired during a dispute at a fast food restaurant and a house was damaged in related incidents overnight.July 13, 2012, 6:18 am
WA has one of the highest rates of sexually transmitted infections in the nation, with the rates for chlamydia and gonorrhoea about 30 per cent higher than the national average, figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics show.July 13, 2012, 5:15 am
Perth motorists need to be re-educated to allow more travelling time when driving around the city, according to Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi.July 13, 2012, 4:30 am
Five years after 19-year-old Lawrence Dix was shot dead in the driveway of his family's Bunbury home, his mother Annette has set out to change the way the justice system treats victims.July 13, 2012, 4:20 am
A six-month police operation has uncovered an alleged network of mid-level drug dealers accused of swapping stolen property for drugs.July 13, 2012, 4:10 am
WA's health chief has blamed the State's alarming GP shortage for the surge in flu patients going to hospital emergency departments.July 13, 2012, 4:00 am
Production is due to begin within six weeks on the adaptation of The Turning, with a stellar line-up of Australian talent set to bring Tim Winton's acclaimed book of short stories to the big screen.July 13, 2012, 3:40 am
WA's status as the engine room of the national economy has been underlined by figures showing that the State created more than 50,000 jobs in the past year as others struggled with rising unemployment queues.July 13, 2012, 3:30 am
West Coast players brought a smile yesterday to the faces of Mt Lawley Primary School pupils whose historic school was destroyed by fire this week.July 13, 2012, 2:55 am
Air crash investigators will spend the next three days on Broome's Cable Beach trying to determine why a light aircraft speared into sand dunes just moments after take-off on Wednesday night, killing its recently engaged pilot.July 13, 2012, 2:45 am
The contrast at the scene was stark.July 13, 2012, 2:43 am
Young, fit and good-looking and living in the tropical paradise of Broome with a beautiful fiancee on his arm, pilot Adam Gaffney seemed to have the world at his feet.July 13, 2012, 2:41 am
Armadale is so plagued by alcohol-related violence and drink-driving that it could not cope with a new licensed venue, a senior health bureaucrat has warned.July 13, 2012, 2:35 am
Half of WA drinkers admit they are consuming alcohol at levels risky for long-term harm, with men almost twice as likely to be overdoing it than women, according to new health snapshot.July 13, 2012, 2:33 am
State Labor is planning to recapture the success of its 2001 ban on old-growth logging with a new forest policy that could include a halt to all native logging or ban the felling of jarrah.July 13, 2012, 2:25 am
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Christmas Island: Group of asylum seekers appears to have arrived undetected. Discovered by locals. http://t.co/Gchh2GhXSD
Detectives investigate the assault and attempted deprivation of liberty of a 14-year-old girl. #PerthNews http://t.co/zMC6XP7KHf
BREAKING: Asylum seekers believed to have swum ashore at Christmas Island after their boat broke up.http://t.co/QZYEcz89JV
Firefighters battle 8m flames near Dongara. http://t.co/PVIrTojIhV
#TorontoMayor offered money and a car to suspected drug dealers in exchange for crack tape: court reports. http://t.co/lvirRcRVR5
President Barack Obama's dog has melted hearts after a minor run-in with a toddler. http://t.co/29aKQ8EETT
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