Naked teen Amanda Kelly helped in brutal drug murder of David Houston in Fremantle

Naked teen Amanda Kelly helped in brutal drug murder of David Houston in Fremantle

Grand Final celebrations in Fremantle

Fremantle Grand Final Celebrations.

Thousands pack Fremantle's coffee strip to support the Fremantle Dockers on grand final day on Saturday, September 28, 2013.

Taxpayers to pay millions for nib Stadium changeover

Perth Glory owner Tony Sage

Tom Atkinson The state government can't promise a better deal for fans or sports clubs at nib Stadium, despite West Australian taxpayers funding a multi-million dollar change in management.

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Dio Wang again leads PUP ticket for WA Senate

Dio Wang, new senator for the Palmer party.

Zhenya "Dio" Wang, Chamonix Terblanche and Des Headland have been named as the Palmer United Party (PUP) candidates for the re-run West Australian Senate election

WA's baited drumlines kill first shark on Australia Day

WA's first shark cull

Robyn Preston Western Australia's controversial drumline policy has killed its first shark off the coast of the state's South West.

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Thousands rally as shark kill fury rises

Shark protest

Liam Ducey, Aleisha Orr and AAP Thousands of West Australians have rallied at Perth's Cottesloe Beach, calling for an end to the state government's contentious shark killing policy.

Man pleads guilty to $13m WA drug haul


A man who took part in a massive drug haul involving 35 kilograms of methamphetamine hidden in ceramic tiles has pleaded guilty to drug importation and trafficking.

Number of Perth councils to be halved


The number of councils in Perth will be halved after the West Australian government finalised its restructuring plans.

Man dies following Gracetown shark attack

Gang Gang- Narrabundah College media posters.
Centenary 'Come To Canberra' posters designed by students at Narrabundah College.
Shark ? Hugh Brown in Year 11

Liam Ducey An imminent threat order has been issued after a surfer was killed by a shark at the South West holiday town of Gracetown.

Perth woman Amanda Jane Kelly sentence to life for role in murder of David Houston


A troubled teenager who helped her boyfriend in the brutal drug-fuelled murder of a man she had just met, will spend the next 14 years behind bars.

Psychosis warning for Perth New Years revellers


New Year revellers have been warned not to take drugs after Fremantle emergency doctors treated seven psychosis cases within 24 hours, caused by an as-yet-unidentified drug.

Labor competitive in Hasluck, Swan: Smith

Stephen Smith the latest to call time (Thumbnail)

The new-look Labor Party has improved its competitiveness in federal seats in Western Australia, Defence Minister Stephen Smith says.

Dog put down due to open wounds, overgrown nails

Bindi dog RSPCA

Aleisha Orr A family who owned an emaciated dog with matted fur, an open wound, and overgrown nails that were so long they had curled more than 360 degrees has been fined for animal cruelty.

Clive Palmer picks WA candidates

Clive Palmer presser (Thumbnail)

Clive Palmer's political party has selected all of its federal candidates for Western Australia, including former Fremantle Dockers footballer Des Headland.

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Hutt River's Princess Shirley dies

Prince Leonard Casley and his wife Princess Shirley of Hutt River Province.

Tributes are flowing for Western Australia's self-proclaimed princess, Shirley Joy Casley from the Principality of Hutt River, who died over the weekend.

Western derby day derailed

Perth trains

Robyn Preston Planning officials have been criticised over the timing of rail works that will see train line closures during the western derby weekend.

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Ben Cousins in Perth park 'fight'

Ben Cousins, 2010

Aleisha Orr Former AFL star Ben Cousins was reportedly involved in a fight in a suburban park on the weekend.

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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Geraldton asylum boat arrival probed

Asylum seekers arrive in Geraldton

Aleisha Orr Customs and Border Protection had no information which could have enabled them to intercept the asylum seeker boat that arrived in Geraldton according to an internal assessment on the matter.

86-year-old alleged paedophile on trial

Generic boy.

Anne-Louise Brown Mohammad Hosseini cried as his alleged offences of child molestation were read out in the District Court of WA yesterday.