An exhibition that lets people dodge laser beams, freeze their shadow, see things in slow motion and paint a wall in infra-red has won Scitech an international award.41 minutes ago
Paul Collins and Emma Doust know the value of the Royal Flying Doctor Service all too well.42 minutes ago
Penrhos College students have been warned not to use social media to discuss circumstances surrounding their principal suddenly taking leave.44 minutes ago
A Langford man, who was dragged on to the road as he tried to stop a knife-wielding thief stealing his student boarder's car, says he feels lucky to have escaped with his life.46 minutes ago
Dumbleyung shire chief executive Henry Van Der Ende has been killed in a car accident.49 minutes ago
Liberal Party elder Norman Moore last night gave his final speech in the Legislative Council after 36 years service - but his presence will live on in the form of a specially commissioned portrait to hang in Parliament.52 minutes ago
"He was the most popular kid going. He had white friends and Noongar friends. The whole town is aching from it."53 minutes ago
PARIS (AFP) - A far-right writer and activist shot himself dead in front of the altar of Paris's famed Notre Dame Cathedral on Tuesday, after calling for "spectacular" action to protect France's identity.55 minutes ago
Young P-plater drivers are less able to cope with tiredness than older drivers and even a little sleep deprivation can cause a crash, according to an Australian study.56 minutes ago
A Forrestfield golf club is offering a $10,000 reward after vandals broke in, damaged fairways and destroyed several greens for the third time this year.1 hour, 4 minutes ago
As part of WA Day celebrations, Perth Zoo is teaming up with _The West Australian _ to offer free entry to 5000 people for the public holiday on June 3.1 hour, 17 minutes ago
One in four new government buildings was completed more than three months late last financial year, with some buildings behind schedule by more than a year.1 hour, 21 minutes ago
Almost 150 orders banning people from all pubs and clubs for up to five years have been issued in WA, new figures reveal.1 hour, 38 minutes ago
For WA Police constables Jennie Crane and Kieran Thomas, the devastating 2011 Christchurch earthquake changed their lives.1 hour, 41 minutes ago
The Great Gatsby juggernaut rolled into Sydney yesterday, sadly without star Leonardo DiCaprio but with Baz Luhrmann and the rest of the team - actors Tobey Maguire and Joel Edgerton and Luhrmann's designer wife Catherine Martin - talking up a storm ahead of tonight's Australian premiere.1 hour, 47 minutes ago
The AFL has urged the State Government to allow it access to police and other agencies' records.1 hour, 49 minutes ago
A motorcyclist may lose his foot after colliding with a car in Nowergup last night.May 22, 2013, 5:05 am
SA Premier Jay Weatherill says a proposed ban on live odds advertising during sports broadcast does not require the approval of the federal government.May 22, 2013, 4:29 am
Australia's audacious garden design has won the top prize at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show for the first time.May 22, 2013, 3:14 am
A Perth schoolteacher "storm chasing" with her meteorologist husband in the US described how debris hit their car and they saw buildings levelled as the killer tornado crossed a highway in front of them in Oklahoma.May 22, 2013, 2:50 am
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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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