The West

Plan for private Medicare

Revealed: Federal Govt's plan to outsource health services

  1. Noisy workers disrupt exam

    Noisy workers disrupt exam

    80 students get review of WACE results after noisy tree-loppers disrupted exam.

  2. Power use soars as city melts

    Power use soars as city melts

    Power usage records tumbled as Perth sizzled but dry heat’s a breeze when you’re an orang-utan.

  3. Yellow box gives clear message

    Yellow boxes give a clear message

    New road markings to improve traffic flow to be tested at four metro locations.

  4. Payout after negligent care

    Payout after negligent care

    Perth man awarded $450K after use of right hand limited following treatment at public hospital.

  5. Delay risks link tender

    Delay risks freight link tender deal

    Entire tender for Perth Freight Link may have to be abandoned, Federal Transport Dept says

  6. Mayors push for outer port

    Mayors in push to build outer port

    Local mayors, farmers want Govt to build multibillion-dollar port in Cockburn Sound.