Wheatbelt

Police probe sixth suspicious death

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West Australian detectives are investigating their sixth suspicious death in as many days.

Man charged with sexual assault in 1970s

Sex offender

Aleisha Orr A man who owned a store in a small Wheatbelt town in the 1970s has been charged for allegedly sexually assaulting two children.

Missing girl, 4, found in remote WA bushland

Police helicopter

Aleisha Orr A four-year-old girl missing from a campsite near Mukinbudin, in Western Australia's wheatbelt, and a 36-year-old woman have been found safe and well.

The mosquito virus killing one-quarter of its victims

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Lucy Rickard A deadly mosquito-borne virus that has no cure and no vaccination, has claimed the lives of two Australians.

BASE jumper plummets to death after parachute fails to open

Parachute

Chalpat Sonti A BASE jumper who was killed after his parachute failed to open in a 100-metre plunge from a phone tower died doing something he loved, his family says.

Tributes pour in for brave and inspiring senator Judith Adams

Judith Adams

Western Australian senator Judith Adams has died after a brave and inspirational battle with cancer. She was 68.

Claims roll in as Kalgoorlie begins quake clean-up

Kalgoorlie earthquake

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