Busselton

Police investigate fatal crash in Busselton

A motorcycle driver has been killed and a female motorist is in hospital after a crash on the Bussel Highway.

Liam Ducey Police are investigating a crash in Busselton that killed a motorcycle driver and left a woman in critical condition in hospital on Tuesday.

Busselton woman attempts to bite police officer on groin

Busselton woman will appear in court for scratching and attempting to bite a police officer in the crotch several times.

Liam Ducey A Busselton woman will appear in court after she allegedly scratched a police officer and tried to bite him in the crotch several times.

Party-trashed Busselton home 'a scene out of Skins'

It was like 'a scene from Skins'

Aleisha Orr A Busselton couple returned to their home to find what looked like “a scene out of Skins” earlier this month after a teenage boy broke in and hosted a party.

West Busselton man charged with alleged armed robbery

Liam Ducey A 33-year-old man is due to face charges in relation to an alleged armed robbery in Busselton on Monday night.

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Dangerous weather warning for South West

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People living in the southwest of the state have been warned to stay indoors with a storm system expected to bring dangerously high winds to the region.

Morning storms cause widespread damage across Perth

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Liam Ducey Wild weather has caused havoc throughout Perth on Monday morning, with major power outages knocking out traffic lights and debris causing major commuter delays.

Troy Buswell crash claim incomplete, not signed: FOI

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Nicole Cox The WA opposition has demanded to know why disgraced former treasurer Troy Buswell failed to sign a RiskCover insurance claim form after crashing his government car in February.

Dangerous winds, heavy rainfall in Perth and WA's South West

Seriously dark clouds heralded the arrival of bad weather on Sunday morning.

Robyn Preston Those in WA’s South West are warned to prepare for widespread damage to homes and property, as severe weather and damaging winds hit homes on Sunday.

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SES called out to help with storm damage

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Adrian Beattie Wild weather has begun to hit across much of the south west of WA.

Showers set in for Perth metropolitan area as cold front eases

Tuesday saw the highest June rainfall in 24 hours over the past three years.

Liam Ducey The cold front that battered Perth on Tuesday saw the highest June rainfall in three years dumped on homes in the metropolitan area.

DFES: severe weather warning from Kalbarri to Windy Harbour

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Aleisha Orr People in much of the southern part of the state are being warned to prepare for bad weather now as a cold front edges closer.

New bushfire building standards for WA

Mandatory provisions for the construction of new homes in Western Australia's bushfire-prone areas will apply from May 2015.

Wild weather whips Perth with wettest day in nine years

A Cottesloe apartment building comes off second best after Thursday morning's storm.

Liam Ducey Perth has endured its wettest day since 2005, with emergency services and Western Power in high demand as damaging wind and lightning strikes wreak havoc throughout the city.

100k/hr winds for Perth and other parts of WA

People in WA are being warned that heavy winds may result in structural damage overnight.

Aleisha Orr A severe weather warning has been issued for parts of the lower part of WA including Perth.

Passport to the past

Passport to the past: 96FM’s Carmen steps back in time

Carmen Braidwood holidaying in regional WA.

Aleisha Orr With WA Day coming up on June 2, WAtoday is looking at the amazing destinations we have right here in our backyard, starting with the places that we holidayed as kids.

Passport to the past: you went where on your WA holiday?

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Aleisha Orr West Australians may view holiday destinations differently to how they did in decades gone by but we still have some very fond memories of our holidays.

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Weiner Cutoff: best and worst of street names, readers' choice edition

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Simon White To start with, thanks very little to the reader - or 6PR listener, to be more accurate - who sent in the photo above.

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Driver six times over alcohol limit

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A man breath tested by police on Friday night blew nearly six times over the legal alcohol limit.

Support pours in for Troy Buswell from Vasse constituents

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Leanne Nicholson Former Western Australian treasurer Troy Buswell may be keeping a low profile at Parliament House but his Vasse electorate office in Busselton is anything but quiet.

Troy Buswell fined, loses licence over Subiaco crashes

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Liam Ducey Vasse MP Troy Buswell has been fined a total of $1300 and had his licence suspended for 12 months over a series of crashes in Subiaco that ultimately ended his ministerial career.

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