It is fitting that Petrina Burnett sees today's Pink Ribbon Day as a celebration of life.October 22, 2012, 4:32 am
WA's bright economic future is dimming, a top forecaster has warned, as figures show the State's mantle as the country's financial stronghold under threat.October 22, 2012, 4:43 am
Scarborough residents have vowed to fight alcohol-fuelled violence to reclaim their beach from "thugs" after a recent spate of drunken brawls and attacks.October 22, 2012, 4:14 am
Salary sacrifice arrangements that give employees taxpayer-funded discounts on things such as theatre tickets and podiatry will be abolished as part of Wayne Swan's efforts to protect the Budget surplus.October 22, 2012, 2:50 am
Conservation groups are up in arms over BHP Billiton plans to explore for oil just 5km from the World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Reef.October 22, 2012, 2:40 am
The Rockingham branch of fast-food giant McDonald's has been fined almost $200,000 in eight months for food hygiene breaches.October 22, 2012, 2:30 am
The Perth property market has continued its recovery, with prices up more than $30,000 in the past 12 months and edging closer to the boom-time peak of almost three years ago.October 22, 2012, 2:20 am
Two schoolboys are gaining legend status in WA's fishing fraternity for their fearless exploits in catching giant sharks from a jetty north of Rockingham.October 22, 2012, 2:10 am
The State Government is under pressure to stop ministers trading in speculative shares in WA resources companies after Labor promised a blanket ban, if elected.October 22, 2012, 2:00 am
The owner of building and mining company BGC, Len Buckeridge, has offered his condolences over the death of a Perth man buried alive in a sand silo at one of his company's sites.October 21, 2012, 2:24 pm
A WA man was critically injured when he was knocked to the ground during an assault in northern Victoria.October 21, 2012, 12:37 pm
Two Carcoola men have found and captured one of the three Tasmanian devils that escaped from Peel Zoo on Tuesday.October 21, 2012, 12:14 pm
Fire and emergency service agencies are preparing for another tough bushfire season in WA after a dry winter put most of the state at risk.October 21, 2012, 10:32 am
The University of Western Australia has paid tribute to a British scientist killed in a car crash hours after arriving in Perth.October 21, 2012, 10:02 am
Rangers from the City of Joondalup have closed beaches around the Ocean Reef Boat Harbour because of a shark alert.October 21, 2012, 9:55 am
Kalgoorlie detectives have charged an 18-year-old woman after she allegedly delivered a fatal stab wound to a man yesterday.October 21, 2012, 9:35 am
Police are investigating two armed robberies on fast food outlets overnight.October 21, 2012, 9:18 am
Three men have been injured after being hit by a car in Broome overnight.October 21, 2012, 9:12 am
Newborn babies, engagements, poolside cocktails in Hollywood and karaoke in Thailand - AFL footballers cram a lot in to their precious few weeks off.October 20, 2012, 3:40 am
Leederville town centre will undergo a multimillion-dollar makeover under City of Vincent plans that include at least two new hotel developments and a major streetscape upgrade of Oxford Street.October 20, 2012, 3:20 am
Botched power station fix could cost WA taxpayers $250 million. http://t.co/eSnNQUC88r #PerthNews
#Socceroos celebrate with fans. http://t.co/XIeLjafyFD
ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Modern masterpieces unveiled in #Perth. http://t.co/6M6ftl0CDN
Stephen Milne stood down indefinitely by Saints. http://t.co/XZqemkJrj9
Perth radio presenter apologises for accusing Charlotte Dawson of faking a suicide attempt. #PerthNews http://t.co/6XuZ7Ev2dT
Facebook users "panic at prospect of not being able to upload pictures of breakfast". http://t.co/LgqM8XXSlh
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