Geraldton

Geraldton man's family unaware of Java death charge

Aleisha Orr If Geraldton man Jake Drage has been charged with reckless driving causing death, his family are not aware of it.

Fireworks helps spread ashes of Geraldton man across farm

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Aleisha Orr A Geraldton man went out with a bang on the weekend, when his ashes were spread over the family farm after being shot into the sky as part of a fireworks display.

Car allegedly stolen, refuelled twice in Geraldton.

Liam Ducey Geraldton police have captured three men who allegedly stole a Ford Territory from a hotel on Sunday.

Woman in custody over Geraldton suspected homicide

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Liam Ducey A Geraldton woman is in custody as police investigate the suspected homicide of a 34-year-old man.

Police probe murder of Geraldton doctor

Police are investigating the suspected murder of a doctor at his Geraldton home.

Weapons seized in Geraldton and Camillo

Liam Ducey Police have seized homemade pen guns, a handgun and a modified rifle as part of Operation Unification. a nation-wide effort to remove illegal guns from Australian streets.

Shark dies north of Geraldton with sea lion caught in throat

A shark seen in the shallows at Coronation Beach was later revealed to have died because of a sea lion lodged in its throat.

Man's body found in Geraldton house

Two men are being questioned by police after a man's body was found in a Wonthella house.

Leanne Nicholson Two men are assisting Geraldton police after a man’s body was found in a Wonthella house on Thursday morning.

'Wife' on murder charge over Geraldton doctor's death

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Aleisha Orr Police have charged a woman - reportedly the victim's wife - over the death of a Geraldton doctor.

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Geraldton teenager charged with murder

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A 17-year-old from Wonthella in Geraldton has been charged with murder.

Police investigate overnight car crashes in Geraldton, Carine

Police are investigating two separate car crashes which left four people in hospital with serious injuries, on Saturday.

Geraldton man held in Indonesia over fatal crash

Jake Drage was living his dream overseas.

Aleisha Orr A Geraldton man has reportedly been detained in West Java following a fatal motorbike crash.

Ten years' for drunk Geraldton killing

Anne-Louise Brown A man who killed a woman he'd met on a social networking site has been sentenced to 10 years' jail.

Asylum seeker boat in Geraldton

Asylum seekers arrive in Geraldton

Aleisha Orr An asylum seeker boat has arrived in Geraldton, further south than any asylum seeker boat in recent years.

Geraldton asylum boat arrival probed

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.

Contractor dies at Northhampton grain factory

A contractor has died carrying out maintenance work at the grain growing operation CBH in Northampton, north of Geraldton.

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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.

Mullewa man 'asleep' on train tracks survives being hit by train

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Aleisha Orr A man who is believed to have fallen asleep on train tracks was lucky to escape serious injury, when struck by a 600-tonne freight train early on Friday morning.

One dead, three seriously injured in Mount Magnet car rollover

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Liam Ducey A woman has died and three people are in hospital with serious injuries after a car rollover 30km south-west of the Gascoyne town of Mount Magnet.

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Fatal crash in Neerabup

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A man has been killed when his car left the road and hit a tree in Neerabup.