Prospector's chance of striking it rich comes with risks

Aleisha Orr The word “prospector” usually conjures up thoughts of black and white images of pioneers from the turn of the century with their pick axes and pans.

Clean-up begins after WA cyclone Christine

Cyclone Christine smashes WA's Pilbara coast (Thumbnail)

Tropical cyclone Christine has been downgraded to a category one system as it continues to sweep inland through Western Australia, leaving behind largely superficial damage to trees, fences and roofs.

Catastrophic fire conditions for WA

Margaret River bushfire

Authorities are warning of catastrophic bushfire conditions for parts of Western Australia this weekend.

Concerns grow for missing boy in WA's wilderness

Jenna Clarke A search will continue today for a boy who has been missing for two days in the remote mid west.

Defaced: WA policeman probed over photos of drunk Aboriginals posted on Facebook


Aja Styles EXCLUSIVE: A West Australian police officer is under investigation for allegedly posting photographs of drunk Aboriginal men detained at his station's lock-up on his Facebook profile.