Claremont

Police deny talk of Claremont arrest

Detectives in Perth have taken the unusual step of denying rumours that they are close to an arrest in the notorious unsolved Claremont serial killings.

Colin Barnett 'lied' to voters over council mergers

Colin Barnett

Michael Hopkin Colin Barnett has been accused of lying to voters in the run-up to the state election, after backflipping on a pre-election promise not to force local councils to merge.

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'Everyday mums' encouraged to curb stress and the spirits

The Greens want Australia to increase taxes on cheap alcohol.

Jenna Clarke The risks of Foetal Alcohol Syndrome have been diluted and warnings against drinking while pregnant are confusing according to child health experts.

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Vandalism websites worrying police

Jenna Clarke Websites encouraging people to seek out abandoned buildings to wreak havoc are to blame for a spate of vandalism across Perth, police say.

AFL

Collingwood player Williams charged with assault

Marley Williams

Collingwood has confirmed that WA youngster Marley Williams has been charged with assault following an overnight incident at a nightclub in Albany.

Surfing, sailing and skipping: life as an Aussie picker

TJ's picking place

Simon White Life as an Aussie picker: Tom spends his days snaffling up bargains at garage sales, raiding skip bins at construction sites and finding his own little pieces of gold in people's vergeside rubbish...

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Perth wakes up to a $100m clean-up after storm of the year

Storm

Colin Barnett has declared the devastating storm that hit Perth a natural disaster as the city braces for more hail, lightning, gales and flooding this afternoon.