More than a dozen WA families were last night desperately waiting for news of loved ones missing after a devastating earthquake in Nepal.
The 40-strong brigade of chefs at Broome's Cable Beach Club Resort say they are eagerly awaiting the arrival of international star chef David Thompson, who will be cooking up a storm in June for Telethon.
More than 500 Australians were in Nepal when a devastating magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit and officials are still trying to reach some of them.
Dozens of Australians are among the missing after a massive earthquake killed more nearly 2000 people.
18-year-old slips from rocks while fishing at Casey's Beach with her boyfriend.
About a dozen West Australians have been registered as missing on a Red Cross website after Nepal's devastating earthquake.
While most schools might consider a desk and a whiteboard the classroom essentials, at Comet Bay Primary School the typical equipment might be a mud pie or a recycled bathtub.
A scathing Education Department review of one of the biggest schools in WA's Great Southern region has prompted widespread community concerns.
The murder trial of Noor Ellis, which is playing out slowly one day a week in a balmy Balinese court, had just broken on Wednesday when Peter Ellis sent a frantic text to his brother John.
Getting into a first home in Perth is about to become even harder, with the State's low-income mortgage provider expected to make eligibility requirements more stringent.
Floggings should have been a punishment left in the convict era.