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SCGH hospital strike goes ahead over pay dispute

Patients who attend hospital emergency departments could face a fee if the complaint is deemed minor.

Leanne Nicholson Surgeries cancelled and patient discharges unlikely at SCGH as health workers strike for first time in 13 years.

Perth hospital workers walk off the job

Health workers walk off the job

Health workers at Perth's major hospitals have begun rolling stoppages over a pay dispute with the state government.

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Police taxi service of mental health patients reviewed

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Aleisha Orr When the police arrive at a hospital to transfer a patient most people might assume that person is a criminal but that is not always the case.

Serious injuries after boy hit by car in Ballajura

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Liam Ducey A 16-year-old boy has suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car in Ballajura on Sunday.

Man with fractured skull, facial fractures in Cloverdale assault

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A man has been left with a fractured skull and face after he was knocked to the ground outside his Cloverdale home on Saturday.

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Woman glasses man in face

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Police are looking for a woman who glassed a man in the face in Mount Hawthorn on Friday night.

Scarborough woman arrested after Mount Hawthorn glassing

Liam Ducey A Scarborough woman handed herself into police on Tuesday after allegedly glassing a man in Mount Hawthorn on Friday.

'Don't resolve issues with violence': Subi one-punch victim's dad

Sasha Tostevin is now out of an induced coma but his long-term prognosis is not yet certain.

Nicole Cox The father of a talented Perth musician injured in a one-punch assault wants the attacker to call him directly so he can convey the gravity of his crime.

Balga man charged over alleged one punch attack

A 25-year-old Balga man has been charged with grievous bodily harm after a man was left in a coma following an alleged assault.

Liam Ducey A Balga man will appear in court later this month over an alleged assault that left a 29-year-old man in an induced coma.

Boy flown to hospital after snake bite in Bullsbrook

A 12-year-old boy has been rushed to hospital after being bitten by a snake in Bullsbrook.

Nicole Cox A 12-year-old boy is in a stable condition in Perth's Princess Margaret Hospital, after being bitten by a potentially deadly snake on Monday.

The political circus has come to town... again

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Chenee Marrapodi The political circus has rolled into town, and there was more interest in seeing how the Liberal and Labor parties would kick off their campaigns in the lead up to the April 5 Senate election re-run...

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Savage dogs maul elderly woman in street attack

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Leanne Nicholson An elderly woman has been critically injured by two dogs in an early morning attack in Perth's foothills.

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...

Man falls from roof trying to watch Perth sunrise

A man who has survived a fall from a 10-storey apartment block in Perth's western suburbs appears to have been attempting to jump from the roof to a tree.

Perth man fights for his life after drink-spiking in Lombok

Liam Davies is fighting for his life after suffering methanol poisoning in Lombok.

Aleisha Orr The family of a Perth teenager who is fighting for his life after suffering methanol poisoning in Lombok have gathered at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital to show their support to the "fun loving"...

Perth teen dies from methanol poisoning

The Perth teenager who was poisoned after drinking a methanol-laced cocktail in Indonesia has died.

Head in bag found on Rotto

Rottnest Island head search

Rania Spooner Police have confirmed the head that was discovered inside a bag washed up on a Rottnest Island beach belonged to man.

Davies parents call for investigation

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Rania Spooner Liam Davies parents speak of loving son, call for investigation into his death.

Fugitive hit by truck

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A man who was running away from police has been hit by a vehicle and seriously injured in suburban Perth.

Cousins in hospital with head injury after fall

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Courtney Trenwith Former West Coast Eagles star Ben Cousins is in hospital after apparently falling and hitting his head.