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WA go-kart hire fined over hair tangling

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PERTH, Aug 21 AAP - A girl was pulled back over the seat of a go-kart and passed out after her hair became tangled in the rear axle at a Perth track.

Cute Kimberley quoll discovery during wildlife survey

Leanne Nicholson The cute-o-meter has gone off in the Kimberley with the discovery of a healthy group of endangered quolls among other finds during a recent wildlife survey.

Veteran flasher jailed over decade of obscene acts

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Nicole Cox A serial flasher who exposed himself and committed obscene acts in front of women in their own homes for more than a decade has been jailed for more than two years.

MacTiernan miffed she was never shown financial discrepancies

Ms MacTiernan said if she knew about the letters to explain a $3m discrepancy, she would have called an urgent meeting with the local government audit committee.

Brendan Foster Former mayor of Vincent Alannah MacTiernan says it is "outrageous" that letters from the Department of Local Government warning the city of its financial woes were kept from her.

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Craigie Leisure Centre closed after swimmers experience breathing difficulties

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The Craigie Leisure Centre has been evacuated after a number of swimmers became ill.

Horses banned from WWI ANZAC march in WA

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Horses have been banned from marching in the World War I centenary ANZAC parade in Albany due to safety concerns, prompting outrage from equestrians and talkback callers.

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Kenwick man charged after bashing former girlfriend, assaulting ambulance officer: police

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A 24-year-old Kenwick man who repeatedly bashed his former girlfriend over a period of a day and then attacked a St John Ambulance officer has been charged by Kensington Detectives with assault.

CCI releases blueprint for WA's economic future

Could Perth be the most liveable city in the world?

Leanne Nicholson What type of place will Western Australia be to live and work in 2034?

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Police raid Rebels bikies in South West

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Nicole Cox Police have launched simultaneous dawn raids on several properties believed to be linked to the Rebels bikie gang in WA’s south-west.

Charges after Bull Creek and Balga drug busts

Geoff Vivian Police charged several people with drug trafficking offences after simultaneous raids in Bull Creek and Balga on Tuesday.

Missing school boy Brandon Gliddon last seen on Perth bus

Geoff Vivian Police are looking for a 15-year-old Jandakot boy last seen boarding a bus Tuesday morning.

Woman foils abduction attempt in Jandakot

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Geoff Vivian Police say a man attempted to abduct a woman at knifepoint on Tuesday

Save Station St Markets campaigners take case to Subiaco council

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Simon White A hard copy petition to save Subiaco's endangers Station Street markets now has close to 10,000 names on it according to organisers, who on Tuesday night took their case to the City of Subiaco...

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Perth man Kane Nelson drowned in selfless act: coroner

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A Perth man who died during the "selfless act" of trying to save another person from drowning should be nominated for a bravery award, a coroner says.

WA rubbish bins may not be emptied as usual as trucks grounded

Cleanaway's fleet was grounded because of a crash in Adelaide.

Aleisha Orr Rubbish collections across parts of Western Australia could be disrupted due to the fleet shutdown of one of Australia’s largest waste management companies.

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Clive Palmer flew into Perth 'for a drink' with Dio Wang after Q&A

Clive Palmer said he flew to Perth for a drink with Dio Wang.

Aleisha Orr Clive Palmer says his flying visit to Perth on Tuesday was not about placating his Palmer United Party senator Dio Wang over comments made on television about Chinese people - but just about catching...

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Benara Nurseries truck gets stuck under Bayswater bridge

Geoff Vivian A nursery delivery truck was wedged under a Bayswater subway around 11.30am on Wednesday

WA baby appeared unharmed before death

A 10-month-old baby appeared healthy and unharmed before he disappeared with the man accused of sexually assaulting and murdering him, a Perth court has been told.

Car crash closes Alexander Drive

A man is in RPH after his car wrapped around the tree.

Geoff Vivian Emergency workers cut a man from his car after it collided with a tree in Alexander Drive, Menora, just before noon on Wednesday.

Freo roads trucked up because of ship damage to rail bridge

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Aleisha Orr With the Fremantle rail bridge off limits to trains, commuters aren’t the only ones being affected; freight that would usually be trained to the port now has to go via road.

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