Kalgoorlie

Girl, 14, grabbed on way to school in Kalgoorlie

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A 14-year-old girl was grabbed by the hair and pulled towards a car while walking to school in Kalgoorlie.

Rebels arrive in Kalgoorlie

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WA towns and roadhouses along the route are economic boosted from the demand for fuel, cigarettes and food from the bikies, and their police escort.

Kalgoorlie earthquake

Super Pit mine evacuated, historic buildings and schools damaged by 'largest earthquake ever' to hit the Goldfields.

Claims roll in as Kalgoorlie begins quake clean-up

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Chris Thomson Aftershocks continue and Insurers are bracing as claims start to roll in from yesterday's Kalgoorlie earthquake, as two aftershocks hit overnight.

Kalgoorlie-Boulder's mines back in production after quake

Rebecca Le May The 60 or so mines operating around Kalgoorlie-Boulder region are back in full production after a magnitude 5.0 earthquake shook the area yesterday.

Rebel bikie gang roars into Perth

Rebels make their way to Perth

Michael Hopkin Hundreds of Rebels bikie gang members have reached the gang's Perth clubhouse in Osborne Park, ending their national run across the country.

Making fly-in, fly-out a women's game

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Rania Spooner This single mum on a four on - three off roster says fly-in, fly-out means more stability and time with the kids.

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Dead mother 'looked like a skeleton'

Andrew Devine leaves the coronial inquest.

Rania Spooner A woman with multiple sclerosis, who died in her Bull Creek home while being cared for by her nurse husband, looked "just like a little skeleton" in her final days, the West Australian Coroner's...

Catastrophic fire conditions for WA

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Authorities are warning of catastrophic bushfire conditions for parts of Western Australia this weekend.

Power utility taken to court for teen death

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Rania Spooner Western Power charged over teen's electric shock death.

Mercanti's partner 'doomed to years of abuse'

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Rania Spooner The estranged partner of Coffin Cheater turned Finks motorcycle club member Troy Mercanti has alleged more than a decade of psychological and physical abuse at his hands.

Medical breakthrough leads to murder acquittal

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Rania Spooner The Nobel Prize winning medical breakthrough that saw a convicted murderer acquitted.

Frozen in silence: Mercanti case highlights domestic abuse

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Rania Spooner Domestic and family violence experts explain why the domestic violence ordeal of former Finks bikie Troy Mercanti was far from unique.

Teacher probed for tying five-year-old schoolboy to chair

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Courtney Trenwith A West Australian teacher who allegedly tied a five-year-old boy to a chair to punish him for misbehaving has been stood aside while the case is investigated.

Family left numb after teen girl's tragic electrocution

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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...

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Charges laid over death of Mr Ward in roasting prison van

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Chalpat Sonti The family of an Aboriginal elder who died in searing heat in the back of a prison van has welcomed a decision to lay charges over his death.

Barrick fined after young father plunged to death

Daniel Williams, pictured here with his son Tyson, died in a workplace accident at Barrick Gold's Kalgoorlie mine.

Rania Spooner The world's largest gold producer has been hit with a $140,000 fine for a mine chute death more than two years ago.

Ben Cousins charged with drug possession

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Rhianna King Ben Cousins has been charged with possession of methylamphetamine with intent to sell and supply after being arrested at Esperance airport last night.

'Extraordinary' taxi ride launch falls flat

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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.

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