Aleisha Orr An asylum seeker boat has arrived in Geraldton, further south than any asylum seeker boat in recent years.
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.
Anne-Louise Brown A man who killed a woman he'd met on a social networking site has been sentenced to 10 years' jail.
A 26-year-old Western Australian man has been jailed for 15 months after failing to seek medical attention for his dying mother.
Flash flooding and damaging winds of up to 125km/h are expected to hit regions across south-west WA on Friday.
A jury has cleared a former principal of attempting to burn down his own remote West Australian school to cover up the tracks of hundreds of frauds.
Aleisha Orr Customs officers are on their way to the Dampier area where a suspected asylum seeker boat was spotted by workers on an oil and gas rig off the West Australian coast.
Rania Spooner The former principal of a remote West Australian school is standing trial this week accused of destroying school buildings by fire to cover up hundreds of theft and fraud crimes.
Sri Lanka's high commissioner to Australia says he doesn't expect a flood of asylum seekers will follow the 66 potential refugees who gobsmacked onlookers with their arrival in Geraldton.
Rania Spooner Western Power charged over teen's electric shock death.
A 14-year-old boy from Scotland has died after he collapsed while bushwalking with his father south of Exmouth.
Rania Spooner The sale of Murchison Metals' troubled half of the $6 billion Oakajee Port and Rail project to joint venture partner Mitsubishi Corp passed a shareholder vote today leaving Murchison with a cash box...
US Coast Guard crews are waiting for the weather to improve before sending a helicopter to take three British and one Australian crew member injured in a storm from a yacht about 640km off the...
Courtney Trenwith The Queen has congratulated Premier Colin Barnett and the West Australian public for "a most successful" CHOGM.
Lee-Maree Gallo An Irish adventurer has been plucked from wild seas off the WA coast after his ambitious bid to row solo across the Indian Ocean - naked - fell foul overnight.
Fran Rimrod The father of a teenage Geraldton girl who was electrocuted after stepping on a live power line brought down in weekend storms was struggling with the reality his daughter had been taken away, his...
Tim Clarke WA's "Extraordinary Taxi Ride" got off to a very ordinary start this morning, when the RAC had to be called to jump start the taxi being used to promote the state's natural beauty.
Chalpat Sonti The Pilbara region will get another deepwater port for iron ore exports, after the state government today decided to spend $3.5 million on a site first identified more than 30 years ago.