Adrian Beattie Despite state debt at record levels, the Premier has announced plans to build an underground rail tunnel from Bayswater to the airport - at a cost of $2 billion.
A father-of-two with a history of depression and attempts at taking his own life was discharged from a Perth hospital due to a bed shortage and found dead a few days later.
The health union has called off all industrial action in the state's public hospitals after the government agreed to go to arbitration to resolve a pay dispute.
Aleisha Orr An infectious diseases expert says the threat of an ebola outbreak in Western Australia is “very, very small”.
Leanne Nicholson A publicly available list of government buildings declaring the presence of asbestos has been called for by West Australian Upper House member and long-time campaigner, Kate Doust.
Adrian Beattie Demonstrators protesting against Israel's attack on Gaza gathered in Forrest Place on Saturday.
Hundreds of hospital support workers in Perth will stop work on Tuesday to protest against potential job losses when the new Fiona Stanley Hospital opens.
Health workers at Perth's major hospitals have begun rolling stoppages over a pay dispute with the state government.
Leanne Nicholson Surgeries are set to be cancelled and key services delayed at Perth’s busiest hospitals next week as health services workers prepare to take the first industrial action in 13 years over a pay...
Liam Ducey A Thai national has died after the car he was driving rolled on Cascades Road in Lake King, 300 kilometres from Esperance, on Tuesday night.
Nicole Cox The Shire of Gingin will investigate the horrifying balcony collapse of a Lancelin holiday home that left five people injured after plummeting 3m to the ground.
A Catholic health provider that will run a new hospital in Perth says the move to have "restricted procedures" such as abortions done at a separate facility was the government's decision.
Vets have warned dog owners to take care while walking their pets at a park in Perth's southeastern suburbs following three cases of poisoning.
Narelle Towie More than $23 billion will be invested into state infrastructure, including $2.11 billion on three road projects to fix traffic congestion on the Kwinana Freeway, Treasurer Mike Nahan has announced...
Nicole Cox Households will be slugged with price hikes in power, water and public transport as the Western Australian government attempts to claw back the states AAA credit rating, WA Treasurer Mike Nahan has...
Speculation that the federal budget will force some patients at hospital emergency departments to make a $7.50 co-payment has been criticised by West Australian politicians.
The federal government's talk of a budget emergency is a farce to justify breaking election commitments about public health and education, member for Perth Alannah MacTiernan says.
Labor has lashed WA Premier Colin Barnett for missing a crisis meeting of his state and territory counterparts to discuss the federal government's planned public hospital funding cuts.
Liam Ducey The publican of Gidgegannup's Noble Halls Hotel says the only way to improve Toodyay Road is to install a dual carriageway, following two crashes in two hours on the road on Wednesday night.
Liam Ducey Westminster man charged after car driven into brawlers in Northbridge.