For three decades, Australia II bowman Damian Fewster has dined out on the honour of being the first person across the line in the nation's immortal America's Cup win in 1983.June 14, 2013, 5:42 am
Julia Gillard has revealed for the first time the amount of money each WA public school is likely to receive under Labor's proposed school funding reforms.June 14, 2013, 2:40 am
Perth shock jock Howard Sattler has been suspended after public anger over his interview with Julia Gillard in which he repeatedly asked if her partner Tim Mathieson was gay.June 14, 2013, 2:39 am
More than one in seven admissions to WA's overstretched jails in the past 4½ years has been a person sent behind bars solely to pay off fines, costing taxpayers millions of dollars in lost revenue and in prison accommodation.June 14, 2013, 2:35 am
Car thefts have fallen since police launched a squad to target persistent thieves operating across Perth.June 14, 2013, 2:25 am
Julia Gillard will become Australia's first politician to earn more than $500,000 a year after she was awarded a $12,000 pay rise - as long as she is still in the top job next month.June 14, 2013, 2:15 am
An exodus of WA workers from the jobs market has saved the State from a further lift in the unemployment rate.June 14, 2013, 2:05 am
Before Kasey Boutle's husband Tim started fly-in, fly-out work in WA's north, he worked six or seven days a week and struggled to find time to spend with his two young children.June 14, 2013, 2:00 am
Work on Telstra pits containing asbestos will only resume when employees and contractors have been trained on the safe handling and removal of asbestos, Workplace Relations Minister Bill Shorten says.June 13, 2013, 7:37 pm
A $180,000 yacht went up in flames off Dalkeith this afternoon.June 13, 2013, 4:17 pm
Update Firefighters have freed a female who became trapped after a three-car crash in Warnbro this afternoon.June 13, 2013, 3:35 pm
Security screeners at Perth Airport’s Qantas terminal have walked off the job for the second time this week over a pay dispute.June 13, 2013, 3:03 pm
A crane hire company and its director have been fined a total of $71,000 after a worker suffered serious head and neck injuries when he fell through a roof.June 13, 2013, 2:36 pm
Customs officers have seized almost 12,000 steroid tablets from two men who attempted to import the drugs into Australia illegally.June 13, 2013, 1:59 pm
With enough squealing and screeching to rival any baby subjected to a cold stethoscope and a vaccination, Perth Zoo’s newest otter pups passed their health check with flying colours this morning.June 13, 2013, 1:39 pm
Witnesses say a man was catapulted through the air after being knocked off his motorcycle on St Georges Terrace this afternoon.June 13, 2013, 1:09 pm
The loss of more than 1000 jobs from WA’s public sector follows a national pattern of Liberal Government job cuts, according to Prime Minister Julia Gillard.June 13, 2013, 1:05 pm
The Federal Government has kicked in $10 million towards the Fremantle Dockers’ plan for a new $114 million training centre.June 13, 2013, 12:42 pm
A woman charged with murder over an alleged hit and run that killed her father is offering to plead guilty to manslaughter.June 13, 2013, 12:29 pm
Premier Colin Barnett won't be rushed on new laws. #PerthNews http://t.co/dQ2gJYSC5r
Cook out. Bowled Johnson, 3. England 1/9. http://t.co/E5GvQn4vKV #ashes
Premier flags tough new line on sharks. 'Protection of human life comes first.' http://t.co/dU3g9h8pZE #perthnews
Corrupt uni lecturer avoids jail after admitting he took thousands of dollars in bribes. #PerthNews http://t.co/bgC8AEBizi
Australia declares at 9/570. #ashes http://t.co/E5GvQn4vKV
WA MP to make history with same-sex marriage. http://t.co/MiSXVWBHDA #perthnews
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