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.

WA Premier Colin Barnett announces new Highgate homeless shelter

Are Premier Colin Barnett's problems exacerbated by a culture in which no one else has full responsibility until there is blame to be shifted.

Geoff Vivian The WA Government is building a new shelter for homeless couples and men in Highgate.

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People should prepare for stormy weather in Perth and South West

Lightning bolt in northern suburbs

People living between Geraldton to Albany, including Perth, have been warned to brace for storms as a strong cold front approaches the South-West.

Wild storm lashes the South West and Perth

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Brendan Foster A wild storm has ripped roofs off homes in the South West and blacked out more than 20,000 homes.

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.

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Body washed up on Yallingup beach

Sunset at Yallingup beach in the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park, Western Australia, Australia.

A man's body was found washed up on Smiths Beach in Yallingup on Saturday.

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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.

More than Coke in this bikie's can; drug charges for Rebel

Aleisha Orr A bikie will face court later in August after police found drugs hidden in a soft drink can while searching a house in Busselton.

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.

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.

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.

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.