Leanne Nicholson A Pilbara mine worker has been flown to Perth in a serious condition after an accident at the Christmas Creek mine early on Tuesday morning.
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.
Parts of the Pilbara were put on alert after heavy rain caused floods during the region's typically dry season. Photos from PerthWeatherLive.com
Robyn Preston Perth "storm troopers" are planning to fly to the Pilbara, putting themselves at risk to witness what may be the most powerful tropical cyclone so far this year.
Rolling coverage of tropical cyclone Rusty as parts of WA's North West prepare for destructive winds and flooding.
Properties in the Onslow region of the Pilbara were covered by a storm of red dust on February 11.
Robyn Preston Pilbara's ports hit evacuation mode on Tuesday, locking-down sites and moving ships out to sea, after warnings that a tropical cyclone that may pass through the region on Wednesday.
Cyclone Peta might not be a major threat to the Pilbara but it has brought plenty of rain already.
Tropical Cyclone Narelle has been upgraded to a category four as it continues to move closer to the coast of northern Western Australia.
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.
Jonathan Barrett Clive Palmer’s private company, Mineralogy, took control of a potentially lucrative mineral tenement in Western Australia six days after it was given up by a listed company led by one of his Senate...
An asylum seeker boat that sailed near an oil and gas platform off Dampier last week is believed to have actually tied up to it, West Australian Premier Colin Barnett says.
Aleisha Orr The brother of a Perth woman who drowned after falling into a drain in Bali says while everyone who knew her would be grieving, she would not have wanted anyone to despair.
Rania Spooner Inquest could finally explain tragic mystery of dead baby brothers.
Rania Spooner West Australians have given Liberal leader Colin Barnett another four years at the helm in a commanding win the returning premier attributed, in part, to Federal Labor being "on the nose" in WA.
Aleisha Orr Cyclone Rusty could have a 100-kilometre wide eye and feature winds of more than 200km\h by the time its full force is felt on WA's North West coastline late on Wednesday.
Aleisha Orr People sheltering from a category four cyclone could be stuck inside for some time as the storm creeps nearer.
Tropical Cyclone Rusty in Western Australia's Pilbara region has been downgraded to a category one, allowing emergency services authorities to give the all clear to Pardoo and Marble Bar.
While tropical cyclone Rusty continues to weaken, communities inland from Western Australia's east Pilbara region are now in its firing line as the storm continues creeping south.
The Perth dog home that boasted Red Dog star Koko as its ambassador has been swamped with donations since the red cloud kelpie passed away.