Nedlands

Fire at popular Nedlands restaurant arson attack

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liam ducey Police believe a fire that caused extensive damage to a popular Nedlands restaurant was deliberately lit.

Study shows growing gap between Perth's richest and poorest

A new study shows a growing income gap between Perth's richer and poorer suburbs.

Geoff Vivian A new survey shows the income gap between Perth’s richer and poorer suburbs is growing.

Morning storms cause widespread damage across Perth

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Liam Ducey Wild weather has caused havoc throughout Perth on Monday morning, with major power outages knocking out traffic lights and debris causing major commuter delays.

Perth 'gas smell' saga: APA Group given warning

The APA Group says it will now centralise the location of its odourisation facilities, prefereably well north of Perth.

Aleisha Orr The company responsible for an odorant leak earlier this year that produced a gas-like smell across much of Perth has been given a warning over the incident.

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Perth lags behind eastern states volunteers

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New figures out show that Perth has the second lowest rate of volunteering in Australia.

Man charged over online underage sex offences

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Liam Ducey A Nedlands man has been arrested after allegedly arranging to meet an undercover police officer posing as a 13-year-old girl.

WA names Professor Peter Klinken as state's chief scientist

World renowned medical researcher Professor Peter Klinken is the new chief scientist for WA.

Leanne Nicholson Leading West Australian medical researcher, the internationally renowned Professor Peter Klinken, has been named WA's chief scientist.

Colin Barnett 'lied' to voters over council mergers

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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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Expert says new light rail network could be built sooner, cheaper

The light rail network will run from Balga to the CBD.

Courtney Trenwith The man behind a 30-year push to build light rail in Perth has hailed the state government's commitment as historic but says the network could be built much sooner and for less than the projected $1...

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Police now believe missing millionaire was murdered

Craig Puddy

Aja Styles Police are now treating the case of Craig Puddy as a murder probe after confirming a pool of blood found in his mansion belonged to the missing Perth millionaire.

Missing millionaire's business partner released

Joseph Sapienza and Chalpat Sonti The search resumes for missing millionaire Craig Puddy after police last night released his business partner without charge.

The sports stars, the bar manager and the missing millionaire

Chalpat Sonti A past AFL legend, a Dockers star, an ex-Wallaby, a missing bar manager and a struggling pub are all intriguing pieces of the jigsaw that is the mysterious disappearance of Craig Puddy.

Buswell resigns over secret sex sessions on taxpayers' tab

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Chalpat Sonti, Liam Phillips and Joseph Sapienza Troy Buswell's political lives have finally run out after Premier Colin Barnett accepted his resignation today in the wake of admitting misusing taxpayer funds in his affair with Greens MP Adele...

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