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Troy Buswell resigns as Cabinet Minister

Aleisha Orr Troy Buswell has resigned as a Cabinet Minister from the West Australian government.

WA shark kill policy won't be deployed... yet

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Aleisha Orr The West Australian government's shark-kill zone policy has already hit a hurdle.

Dozens of homes destroyed in WA fire

Aleisha Orr, James Robertson Nearly 50 homes have been destroyed and four people are missing in bushfires on Perth's eastern fringes.

Live updates: Perth hills bushfires

Fire crews Perth bushfire

Four people feared victims of a Perth Hills bushfire have been found safe, while firefighters battle into the night.

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'Horrendous, hidden' waiting list new priority for AMA WA

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Courtney Trenwith The new head of the Australian Medical Association WA has described the "hidden" waiting list of patients waiting for a specialist appointment as "horrendous" and vowed to pursue the government until...

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Hospital cleaners' roles questioned

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Aleisha Orr Opposition health spokesperson Roger Cook says the Health Minister is being slippery with his words in responding to claims cleaners are being used to perform tasks usually done by trained staff.

Ultramarathon victims still learning full extent of their injuries on anniversary

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Courtney Trenwith The state government is still yet to receive the insurance details for the ill-fated Kimberley ultramarthon a year after the event left two women with catastrophic burns.

Claims roll in as Kalgoorlie begins quake clean-up

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Chris Thomson Aftershocks continue and Insurers are bracing as claims start to roll in from yesterday's Kalgoorlie earthquake, as two aftershocks hit overnight.

Hames rejects family's plea

Theda Myint

Chalpat Sonti Theda Myint 's plea for government funds to help her seek treatment for a crippling disease has been rejected by Health Minister Kim Hames.

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Government silent on help for Theda

Chalpat Sonti A day after being asked if he would help Theda Myint, Health Minister claims he knows nothing about the case.

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Theda's desperate fight against a chronic killer

Chalpat Sonti Desperate family and friends of Perth chronic fatigue syndrome sufferer Theda Myint have launched a public appeal to try to save her life.

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