Michael Hopkin Designated shark-killing zones will be established off Perth and the state's South West, as part of an aggressive new state government policy aimed at reducing the risk of shark attacks.
Jillian McHugh At a time when most 20-somethings were watching Gerard Butler on the big screen, Michael Sheldrick was helping the actor write a speech about the 67 million children in the world who don't have...
Leanne Nicholson Could London-style cabs be zipping around the streets of Perth?
Paddy Doulman Western Australian Labor Senator Louise Pratt has backed Alannah MacTiernan as a possible candidate for Stephen Smith's seat of Perth.
Michael Hopkin Up to 20 per cent of Perth's water supply is set to come from recycled waste water, after the state government declared a three-year trial of the technology a success.
Michael Hopkin Treasurer Troy Buswell has unveiled a raft of budget savings as he battles to keep state debt in check and preserve an increasingly precarious budget surplus.
West Australian opposition leader Mark McGowan has promised to "take on" Premier Colin Barnett after the state government reneged on a 10-year undertaking for households that feed in solar power to...
An Australian man who had been facing the death penalty after being charged with drug trafficking in Malaysia has been acquitted.
Perth man Dominic Jude Christopher Bird, who may face the death penalty if found guilty of drug charges in Malaysia, claims he was set up after accusing an ex-policeman of having a fling with his...
Courtney Trenwith University taverns would be closed, alcohol education incorporated into every degree and compulsory volunteer work made a condition of graduation under ideas raised by a panel of eminent West...
Aleisha Orr Police were involved in two vehicle pursuits last night, one where an offender ran into the path of a police car and another which involved a stinger and a police dog.
Jenna Clarke Last night Armadale took on Robert De Niro and shopping centre coffee was celebrated.
Jenna Clarke Perth's online activity is leading the nation when it comes to digital wheeling and dealing according to Google.
Courtney Trenwith The state government is still yet to receive the insurance details for the ill-fated Kimberley ultramarthon a year after the event left two women with catastrophic burns.
Jenna Clarke The ABC is scouting for Perth's white collar "Idol".
Courtney Trenwith Sacked police minister Rob Johnson says he is one of several Liberal Party MPs who will not support proposed legislation to allow the Corruption and Crime Commission to work with police on...
Newly-appointed Western Australian and Perth Scorchers' coach Justin Langer says a key objective will be to develop his Warriors' squad into men - on and off the cricket field.
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.
Jenna Clarke Police are searching for an 11-year-old boy who disappeared from his family home in Perth's southern suburbs overnight.