When Dale Alcock was growing up in the Wheatbelt town of Kellerberrin, one after-school chore was stacking asbestos sheets in his family's hardware yard.December 5, 2013, 5:14 am
A furious debate about overtime hours has erupted with unions urging workers to divert work calls and emails to their boss while on leave.December 5, 2013, 5:11 am
School reading volunteer Phyllis Blackmore, 98, says she learns just as much from the children she helps as they do from her.December 5, 2013, 5:10 am
The infamous beer-guzzling feral pig which died two months ago could get a plaque at a rest stop in the Pilbara to commemorate his unusual life.December 5, 2013, 5:04 am
Nationals leader Terry Redman would hand his portfolios to his new deputy, Mia Davies, and take on former leader Brendon Grylls' portfolios under a "minimal change" scenario Mr Redman has put to Colin Barnett who will soon reshuffle his Cabinet.December 5, 2013, 4:36 am
The State Government is fighting fire with Fyfe.December 5, 2013, 4:36 am
More than 400 disability services workers rallied on the steps of State Parliament against the scaling back of public disability accommodation in WA yesterday, claiming people with disabilities will be worse off under the Barnett Government's new system.December 5, 2013, 4:31 am
Burns victim Dana Vulin made a surprise red carpet appearance at one of Perth's hottest social events last night.December 5, 2013, 4:24 am
Police claim they have been forced to take stress leave and reduced to tears by the "bullying and intimidation" tactics of WA's powerful corruption watchdog, sparking fresh tension between the crime-fighting agencies.December 5, 2013, 4:06 am
Mick Keelty has told the Australian Electoral Commission that the missing 1370 votes from the botched WA Senate count are unlikely to be found.December 5, 2013, 2:50 am
Colin Barnett says politicians have "fallen into the trap" of being "too specific" about election promises before they are in possession of all the relevant information.December 5, 2013, 2:20 am
The State Government has defended commissioning 20,000 mock Royalties for Regions passports for children as part of promotions at the past two Perth Royal Shows that cost taxpayers $180,000.December 5, 2013, 2:10 am
North Cottesloe Surf Lifesaving Club members Mathilda Lipscombe and Matthew Bailey will strip off in the Perth CBD tomorrow for a good cause.December 5, 2013, 2:00 am
Labor stepped up its attack on the decision to block foreign investment into grain handling, saying the national interest test was not properly applied.December 4, 2013, 7:20 pm
UPDATE: Police have recaptured one of the prisoners who escaped while carrying out community work orders in Alfred Cove yesterday.December 4, 2013, 6:30 pm
UPDATED: A schoolie celebrating in Bali has been seriously injured.December 4, 2013, 6:15 pm
UPDATE: A worker has died at a mine site in the State's north.December 4, 2013, 5:55 pm
A WA coroner has concluded that a baby who died from an illness could have survived if she was taken to hospital more quickly.December 4, 2013, 5:50 pm
More than 25 tonnes and $7000 worth of grain has spilled on to a country road.December 4, 2013, 4:39 pm
Major Crash officers are attempting to identify a pedestrian who suffered life-threatening injuries in Beckenham this morning.December 4, 2013, 4:00 pm
President Barack Obama's dog has melted hearts after a minor run-in with a toddler. http://t.co/29aKQ8EETT
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A special Perth Zoo checkup for orangutan Dinar. http://t.co/Ya8q6Apcoz #perthnews #perth
Supreme Court murder trial into the death of a Perth mother has been aborted. #PerthNews http://t.co/pnJHIuZXdF
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