Four thousand parents from regional WA told the Barnett Government yesterday that they do not want their children to attend Year 7 at high schools from 2015.1 hour, 11 minutes ago
Verve Energy's troubled $250 million bid to revive its 47-year-old Muja AB coal-fired power station hangs in the balance, with Energy Minister Mike Nahan warning the Government may pull the plug on the costly exercise.1 hour, 9 minutes ago
Police revealed that WA gun thefts accounted for about a third of the number of firearms stolen across Australia last year as they joined a national crackdown on the illicit firearms trade.1 hour, 12 minutes ago
Parents are being urged to break their normal routine and walk their children to school today to help them form healthier habits.1 hour, 12 minutes ago
As an outstanding student at university and a role model for her community, Sharon Davis could be forgiven for resting on her laurels.1 hour, 14 minutes ago
Grammy Award-winning American jazz saxophonist Joe Lovano is quick to acknowledge all the help and advice he has received over his long and illustrious career.1 hour, 17 minutes ago
Colin Barnett is demanding an explanation from anti-gas protesters after he flew to Broome to meet them and they cancelled the meeting.1 hour, 18 minutes ago
If a casino had been built next to Fremantle train station and the Esplanade Hotel had been replaced by a multistorey steel tower, for better or for worse, it would have changed the face of Fremantle.1 hour, 23 minutes ago
Australian art treasures owned by TV king Reg Grundy are on show at the WA Maritime Museum until Sunday before heading east to be auctioned for an expected $21 million.1 hour, 27 minutes ago
An East Bunbury family who spent more than 12 hours in hospital after eating chips sprinkled with a substance believed to be caustic soda from a Chicken Treat store have described the ordeal as a nightmare.1 hour, 30 minutes ago
Ford enthusiasts in Australia have lamented the news that its cars will soon no longer be made on their home soil, but said the writing has been on the wall for some time.1 hour, 31 minutes ago
State Parliament spent 90 minutes yesterday debating Education Minister Peter Collier's decision to "like" a Facebook photo of a 16-year-old boy exposing himself in a prank known as "sneaky nuts".1 hour, 34 minutes ago
Fears are mounting the national economy is fracturing after iconic manufacturer Ford announced it would stop building cars at its Australian plants and sack 1200 workers.1 hour, 36 minutes ago
Three suspected arson attacks in an hour caused an estimated $2.75 million damage to properties in Broome overnight.1 hour, 39 minutes ago
Rolf Harris' hopes that police were about to drop their investigation into sex abuse allegations have been dashed, with his bail renewed until August.1 hour, 44 minutes ago
A third Perth woman who had a double mastectomy is suing a Perth surgeon for negligence.May 24, 2013, 2:40 am
Qantas has finished a $20 million makeover of 15 of its 265-seat Boeing 767 jets, which are used on routes such as Perth to Brisbane and weekend flights to Melbourne and Sydney.May 24, 2013, 2:30 am
One of WA's most senior businesswomen says a proposal to force companies to appoint more women to their boards risks creating a culture of compliance, resentment and mediocrity.May 24, 2013, 2:30 am
Police want to use teenage cadets in undercover stings on bottle shops to crack down on liquor outlets supplying juveniles with alcohol.May 24, 2013, 1:20 am
Former Cirque du Soleil physiotherapist Trevor Aung Than helps keep WA Ballet dancers on their toes.May 24, 2013, 1:00 am
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3 suspected arson attacks in an hour caused around $3m damage to properties in Broome overnight. http://t.co/bum2AEnobV #perthnews #broome
Eleven fatal crashes in eleven days. #perthnews http://t.co/HTSDGDmOWR
Hazel Hawke dies aged 83. http://t.co/EZI8vRIhRB
Inquiry to probe FLNG technology. #perthnews http://t.co/GfmmalWkNl
Cancer breakthrough in WA research. #perthnews http://t.co/3vWCz4f96z
Gas hub protesters snub Barnett meeting. #perthnews http://t.co/N6NVpGMZJW
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