Water is spraying metres into the air on a Dianella street after a water main burst this morning.55 minutes ago
A new app will help people identify toxic cane toads from harmless native frogs in WA’s Kimberley region.57 minutes ago
A pedestrian was killed when she was hit by a car on Tonkin Highway in Ascot this morning.1 hour, 47 minutes ago
There will be “winners and losers” under the federal government’s disability insurance scheme, Premier Colin Barnett says.May 22, 2013, 11:01 am
Two months after the State election is too soon to start claiming the State Government is breaking election promises, Premier Colin Barnett says.May 22, 2013, 10:30 am
Police have charged three teenagers after they allegedly knocked over a Senior Constable who was trying to stop them while carrying out speed detection duties on Albany Highway in Beckenham.May 22, 2013, 9:08 am
Police are investigating whether four robberies at Perth businesses overnight are linked.May 22, 2013, 7:36 am
An axe-wielding thief threatened staff at an Armadale pharmacy before stealing over-the-counter medication yesterday.May 22, 2013, 7:06 am
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.May 22, 2013, 6:25 am
Paul Collins and Emma Doust know the value of the Royal Flying Doctor Service all too well.May 22, 2013, 6:24 am
Penrhos College students have been warned not to use social media to discuss circumstances surrounding their principal suddenly taking leave.May 22, 2013, 6:22 am
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.May 22, 2013, 6:20 am
Dumbleyung shire chief executive Henry Van Der Ende has been killed in a car accident.May 22, 2013, 6:17 am
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.May 22, 2013, 6:13 am
"He was the most popular kid going. He had white friends and Noongar friends. The whole town is aching from it."May 22, 2013, 6:13 am
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.May 22, 2013, 6:10 am
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.May 22, 2013, 6:02 am
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.May 22, 2013, 5:49 am
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.May 22, 2013, 5:45 am
Almost 150 orders banning people from all pubs and clubs for up to five years have been issued in WA, new figures reveal.May 22, 2013, 5:28 am
App separates cane toads from frog princes. #perthnews http://t.co/GVHpvn4bJq
Water main bursts in Dianella. #perthnews http://t.co/Z0U1KQ1UvG
Pedestrian killed on Tonkin Highway. #perthnews http://t.co/LfpchsUv1Y
About 1200 people evacuated in Sydney CBD due to a building fire http://t.co/IKIIqvbPHa
Barnett says promises are not broken. #perthnews http://t.co/Nj7yKZfXgI
Brick, hammer & shopping trolley used in four (possibly linked) robberies across Perth overnight. http://t.co/lAfeqfyUDj #perthnews
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