Update, 7.45pm: Police question man believed to have given 15yo a lift from her workplace to a nearby park.December 13, 2011, 3:00 pm
Attempts to set up marine parks in WA's waters are getting bogged down amid fears about how they will affect fishers, the Barnett Government's marine parks advisor has warned.December 13, 2011, 2:53 pm
UPDATE: All-Australian Leon Davis signed a two-year contract with Perth yesterday after missing out on an AFL lifeline in the pre-season draft.December 13, 2011, 2:42 pm
William Shakespeare famously asked what is in a name.December 13, 2011, 2:38 pm
An 18-year-old man has been charged after a car crashed into Rockingham Hospital yesterday morning.December 13, 2011, 2:33 pm
A Perth man accused of murdering two women denies the killings and told a Perth jury he was too high on drugs to worry about their safety when he abandoned them after being bashed in an alleged road rage attack.December 13, 2011, 2:19 pm
A wheelchair bound pensioner who was allegedly robbed at knife point by a stranger who forced his way into his home has spoken of his ordeal in Perth Supreme Court.December 13, 2011, 2:16 pm
Former Australian international Simon Katich thought he was going to enjoy a period of rest and relaxation over the holiday season before an out-of-the-blue phone call from Mickey Arthur prompted him to join the Perth Scorchers for the inaugural Twenty20 Big Bash League.December 13, 2011, 12:46 pm
A 44-year-old man charged over an alleged one-punch assault on a man in the Perth Cultural Centre on the weekend has been granted bail.December 13, 2011, 12:30 pm
Convicted Australian drug smugglers Schapelle Corby and Renae Lawrence are expected to receive small cuts to their 20-year prison sentences.December 13, 2011, 11:06 am
Male cancer patients in Australia are turning to alternative medicine to help find a cure, a new study has found.December 13, 2011, 10:49 am
A teenage P-plate driver charged over the death of a young mother in Maylands and his family are “shell shocked” by the “tragic accident”, his defence lawyer said today.December 13, 2011, 10:08 am
Every pick from this morning's drafts.December 13, 2011, 9:24 am
Thirteen numbats from Perth Zoo are on their way to a new home at a NSW wildlife sanctuary.December 13, 2011, 9:23 am
What is thought to be the nation's first violin-making school has opened in Roleystone where students are shaving their way through planks of spruce and maple to create their own instruments, modelled on the works of 16th century master craftsmen.December 13, 2011, 8:58 am
The BBC's Frozen Planet series promises to show viewers Arctic animals in their snowy, frozen habitats, but the broadcaster has conceded that recent scenes of a polar bear with her cubs were actually shot in a zoo, not the wild, as had been implied in the program.December 13, 2011, 8:49 am
UPDATE: Surprise West Coast rookie draft pick Brad Dick has refused to put a time frame on his return to action.December 13, 2011, 8:30 am
Fremantle have got their man, with former Saint Zac Dawson joining the club at pick No. 10 in the 2011 AFL pre-season draft.December 13, 2011, 8:14 am
The quality of a person's diet is a better guide to whether someone will suffer a stroke than individual foods and nutrients, a leading neurologist at Royal Perth Hospital says.December 13, 2011, 8:09 am
Two men were terrorised last night when they were threatened with a knife and a gun in a failed carjacking.December 13, 2011, 7:05 am
Today's forecast: Windy with showers
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Security screening staff are rallying at Qantas terminals around Aust in support of Perth colleagues. http://t.co/byDG8ns68G #perthnews
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Adrian Bayley jailed for life with 35-year non-parole period for Jill Meagher's rape and murder. http://t.co/HfZg2Nqd8O
Crash dad allegedly five times over the limit. http://t.co/0ZxfSlXQht #perthnews
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