A doctor's quest to treat a Perth toddler struck down with a rare childhood brain tumour could help save hundreds of children worldwide.December 3, 2011, 3:00 am
A man who killed his estranged wife in front of their two young children while in a drunken rage has attempted to get access to the children from prison.December 3, 2011, 2:50 am
Eric Ripper has warned that any attempts to broaden the mining tax to other resources will "kill" Labor in WA and leave it in opposition for more than a decade.December 3, 2011, 2:40 am
That it took a riff on States' rights by mild-mannered Eric Ripper to spark a bit of old-fashioned biffo said a lot about Julia Gillard's first ALP national conference as Prime Minister.December 3, 2011, 2:38 am
WA doctors are worried about reports of people abusing a body-building supplement containing a synthetic stimulant to stay awake for days.December 3, 2011, 2:30 am
Research has revealed a large and diverse range of fish in the Swan River estuary, challenging the widespread belief the river is unhealthy and beyond repair.December 3, 2011, 2:20 am
Learner drivers in WA do as little as a quarter of the supervised driving hours required in other States before they are allowed out on the roads on their own.December 3, 2011, 2:10 am
A former policeman has been found guilty of trying to tip off a suspected white extremist that his phone was being tapped.December 2, 2011, 4:11 pm
Update, 8am: Firefighters have worked through the night to contain a bushfire threatening homes in Western Australia's southwest.December 2, 2011, 4:00 pm
A woman is believed to be trapped in a car after a serious crash at the intersection of Grantham Street and Selby Street in Wembley.December 2, 2011, 2:54 pm
WA has officially welcomed 1200 sailors from 80 countries for the 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships.December 2, 2011, 1:27 pm
A 36-year-old Perth man accused of bludgeoning two drug dealers to death over a soured heroin deal has been convicted today of the double murder.December 2, 2011, 12:50 pm
Work is due to start early next year on WA's new state-of-the art children's hospital, with half of its $1.2 billion price tag already in State Government coffers.December 2, 2011, 12:37 pm
Danny Green has revealed his deep satisfaction at having proved his critics wrong by pushing champion Krzysztof Wlodarczyk to the limit on Wednesday.December 2, 2011, 12:22 pm
The owner of a winning Lotto ticket which is worth more than $1.6 million has until the end of the month to claim their prize.December 2, 2011, 11:17 am
Known trouble spots in WA will be flooded with hundreds of extra police this weekend as part of the latest nation-wide push to clump down on drunken violence and anti-social behaviour.December 2, 2011, 10:48 am
The police arson squad is investigating a fire that caused $200,000 damage to a tanning salon in Queen Street, Fremantle.December 2, 2011, 9:56 am
A 20-year-old man has been charged with driving with a blood alcohol level exceeding 0.08 after the car he was driving ploughed into three shops in Rockingham last night.December 2, 2011, 8:27 am
A female police officer has been stood down from operational duties after she was charged with illegally accessing police records.December 2, 2011, 8:00 am
The legal rights of involuntary mental health patients are at times treated as optional, according to WA's mental health watchdog which has revealed a mentally ill patient was given electric shock therapy without their consent and despite repeatedly telling a doctor they did not want the treatment.December 2, 2011, 6:34 am
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