A former international rower turned Carnarvon publican has nominated to be the Nationals WA candidate in the North West Central by-election sparked by the surprise retirement of Vince Catania.
Peter Law and Josh Zimmerman
The top priority for reconnecting WA with the world has been revealed, with the tourism industry calling on the McGowan Government to pump funds into the ‘long overdue’ project.
The plea for mercy made by multi-million dollar fraudster Eugeni ‘Zhenya’ Tsvetnenko has not impressed New York prosecutors — who have called him an ‘extraordinarily serious’ criminal.
An unmarried Indian woman under significant cultural and religious pressures ‘abandoned her humanity’ and left her newborn baby head first in a toilet out of fear she’d be ostracised from her community.
A little girl was left bloodied and shaken after she was allegedly the victim of a beachside e-scooter hit-and-run.
Qantas’ inaugural non-stop 787 flight from Perth to Rome has set a new speed record with the first flight touching down in just 15 hours and 34 minutes.
Alarming figures that lay bare the number of WA Police officers seeking mental health support and the rate at which they are resigning have been revealed as the union leads calls for cops to switch off.
Peter Dutton is in Perth for the second time in less than a fortnight, this time to spruik his calls for the Albanese Government to let pensioners earn more money without their pensions being cut back.
A veteran Perth lawyer is on the verge of being kicked out of the profession — after he charged thousands of dollars in fees for work he didn’t do for a Perth man arrested over an American spanking scandal.
A 50-year-old driver has died after a car ploughed into a tree in the Wheatbelt on Saturday.
Another WA family is in mourning — and another teenage driver is under investigation — after a crash in the Goldfields left an 18 year-old girl dead.
Cautious calm has been restored to the Yongah Hill Detention centre on Sunday — after more unrest inside the immigration holding centre saw police with riot gear deployed again.
A five-year-old girl remains in a critical condition - fighting for life in hospital - after a horror crash in Dianella which also left an older woman with serious injuries.
The number of new COVID-19 cases in WA is continuing to trend down with 3544 fresh infections reported up until 6pm on Saturday.
Once upon a time, the Perth Wildcats were considered one of sport’s biggest success stories. So who is to blame for its tumultuous year under a new owner? Craig O’Donoghue investigates.
Three West Australians won big in Saturday’s $20 million Lotto Superdraw in a ‘clean sweep of four out of four Superdraw wins for WA’. Here’s where they bought their winning tickets.
WA police officers are fighting for the right to ’disconnect’ from their phones and emails when they are off-duty in the latest salvo in a battle for better working conditions.
Teens are using TikTok to post cryptic picture clues and derogatory quotes for a bizarre ‘guess who’ game inviting viewers to guess the identity of a classmate or teacher being portrayed.
Surrounding the raised beds, lining the perimeter of the whole front yard, is a garden designed, planted and grown with Australian native insects in mind.
A riot has broken out at Yongah Hill Detention Centre for the second time in just over a week.
Jake Dietsch and Brianna Dugan
Private hospitals are set to take public patients as part of an attempt to reduce WA’s growing elective surgery waitlist, which has blown out to more than 33,000 people.
WA Premier Mark McGowan has said his first order of business on his ‘historic’ trip to Rome will be a ‘Peroni’ on the famous Spanish Steps.
WA women are still forced to travel interstate for abortions due to the State’s ‘archaic’ laws, a global reproductive choices giant says, bracing for pro-life smugness after the Roe v Wade decision.
Rebecca Le May
A baby has suffered minor injuries in a car rollover in outback WA, which seriously injured the driver and saw two other children escape unscathed.
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