Julia Gillard is set to demand the Labor Party overturn a 30-year ban on selling uranium to India, arguing it is not in Australia's economic interests to be the only country resisting nuclear trade with the world's biggest democracy.November 15, 2011, 2:50 am
WA's economic watchdog has warned electricity prices would need to rise about 40 per cent - or $600 a year - if the full $8.5 billion spending spree that Western Power is proposing is passed on to customers.November 15, 2011, 2:40 am
The State Opposition has asked the Corruption and Crime Commission to investigate the handling of complaints, particularly sex-related, against taxi drivers.November 15, 2011, 2:30 am
Locking up persistent juvenile offenders is like "beating a blind child for not reading the blackboard" and alternative sentencing options to detention must be explored, an international foetal alcohol spectrum disorder expert says.November 15, 2011, 2:20 am
Treasurer Wayne Swan will look to wind back or axe some of Australia's climate programs to find the savings needed to return the Budget to surplus next year.November 15, 2011, 2:10 am
A truck and a train have collided at a rail crossing on Great Northern Highway, Port Hedland.November 14, 2011, 7:46 pm
Hoyts Distribution’s appeal to have the rating of the latest Twilight movie downgraded from MA15+ to M has been successful.November 14, 2011, 4:28 pm
Police have fired a number of shots at a car on Flinders St in Nollamara.November 14, 2011, 3:30 pm
Police are questioning a 29-year-old man after he allegedly fired a shot during a dispute at a Welshpool caravan park last night.November 14, 2011, 3:18 pm
West Coast coach John Worsfold has ruled out the club selecting former Collingwood and Fremantle star Paul Medhurst at the national draft but left the door open for him to be rookie listed.November 14, 2011, 2:58 pm
A Perth man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for trying to import child pornography into Australia.November 14, 2011, 2:52 pm
A 33-year-old drug dealer allegedly shot a man in the head inside the victim's Dianella home as "payback" for taunting him in a series of text messages, the Supreme Court has heard.November 14, 2011, 2:49 pm
Perth is on track to record its least sunny November in 18 years.November 14, 2011, 1:37 pm
Fremantle defender Alex Silvagni says Zac Dawson will be a handy acquisition if the club chooses to recruit the former Saint in the coming draft.November 14, 2011, 12:39 pm
The latest WA division one lottery winners have this morning claimed their $532,446 prize.November 14, 2011, 12:31 pm
Perth motorists have been warned to be cautious in areas where prescribed burns are being carried out today.November 14, 2011, 12:29 pm
Woodside Petroleum says its Browse LNG joint venture project could generate up to $50 billion for the Australian economy and create 6000 jobs onshore and 2000 jobs offshore during its construction phase.November 14, 2011, 11:11 am
A multiple car crash is causing delays on the Mitchell Freeway this morning.November 14, 2011, 8:47 am
The search for an 84-year-old Ravensthorpe man missing since last Monday has been called off.November 14, 2011, 8:27 am
First Bloke Tim Mathieson has delivered First Lady Michelle Obama an old-style country kiss at a special spouses lunch at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum.November 14, 2011, 8:26 am
Today's forecast: Rain
11° - 19°
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
Driver jailed after crash which killed his cousin http://t.co/Wa7Xa2Wdaq #perthnews
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