The district manager who approved a prescribed burn that got out of control and razed 40 properties around Margaret River has been moved from his position.November 29, 2011, 12:59 pm
Thousands of unionists protested outside Chevron's city office today, vowing to return every week to shame the resource giant into training more local people.November 29, 2011, 2:13 pm
A policeman tried to tip off a man being targeted by a covert operation against white supremacists because he was sympathetic to the cause, a Perth court has been told.November 29, 2011, 2:11 pm
UPDATE: Two people who helped rescue a fisherman after his boat exploded at Denham yesterday described a powerful bang and people running to help.November 29, 2011, 12:05 pm
A rebounding jobs market and booming iron ore prices and volumes have helped the State Government record a larger-than-expected operating surplus of $325 million for the first three months of the financial year.November 29, 2011, 12:01 pm
A wealthy businessman who pleaded guilty to manslaughter was sentenced to eight and a half years jail today over the death of a Mount Nasura woman savagely beaten in her home.November 29, 2011, 11:56 am
Rottnest Island police are investigating an assault in which a 17-year-old leaver had his front teeth knocked out in a brawl.November 29, 2011, 11:31 am
A Qantas First Officer is under investigation over an alleged sexual incident with a female first class passenger during a flight from London to Singapore.November 29, 2011, 10:54 am
An iPhone sparked a scare when it appeared to start to self-combust on a plane in Sydney.November 29, 2011, 9:18 am
Police are seeking witnesses to the vicious assault of a 38-year old man in Kardinya earlier this month.November 29, 2011, 9:17 am
The budget deficit has blown out by almost $15 billion, forcing the Gillard Government to target new mothers, older women and bureaucrats to keep its promise of a balancing the books next financial year.November 29, 2011, 8:02 am
The Federal Government has been delivered another economic boost ahead of today's mid-year budget update with new figures showing a further surge in mining investment.November 29, 2011, 7:27 am
An 18-year-old man has been charged with extortion after he allegedly threatened to post nude images of another man's girlfriend on the internet.November 29, 2011, 7:21 am
The Health Department has not issued a single fine under WA's anti-smoking laws, with councils blaming a lack of training and resources to implement the ban.November 29, 2011, 6:31 am
There is no bigger thrill than being up the mast of a tall ship when it is being tossed around on a raging sea.November 29, 2011, 6:30 am
Caspar Fairhall is the face of a blossoming new WA export industry.November 29, 2011, 6:29 am
The State Opposition has claimed the Barnett Government is not serious about its three big pieces of law and order legislation - the public paedophile register, bikie laws and the Prostitution Bill - amid revelations none is likely to be debated substantially in Parliament this year.November 29, 2011, 6:28 am
An accountant says he is living in fear while a feud between neighbours rumbles on.November 29, 2011, 6:26 am
WA stonefruit growers have welcomed the State's unseasonal spring rains, labelling this year's crop as one of the best in a decade.November 29, 2011, 6:23 am
Qantas has put the cost of recent industrial action that disrupted almost 200,000 passengers over 10 months at $194 million.November 29, 2011, 6:22 am
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