Local mental health and social work professionals have urged community members to step up and show support to each other in the wake of another high-profile suicide.
The identity of a BHP worker charged with two counts of rape at a Pilbara mining accommodation hub can finally be revealed.
Fundraising efforts are under way to help the family of respected high school teacher Craig Healy in the wake of his death last week.
Only 60 per cent of wine destined for China will find a place in other existing markets by 2025 but WA producers are likely to have a leg up over the Eastern States in the search for new markets.
The South West has copped the brunt of a “twice a year” weather system that saw the region lashed with wild conditions of heavy rain and wind gusts up to 135km/h.
A Cowaramup family lost their home as a result of Monday night’s storm damage.
The town’s newest top cop says she’s here to stay and keen to hear from residents about any social or criminal concerns.
The early signs show the Shire of Augusta-Margaret River has succeeded in moves designed to calm traffic on Margaret River’s main street.
East Perth draft hopeful Kade Dittmar models his game on Elliot Yeo. And it shows.
Red-hot Augusta-Margaret River thrashed Donnybrook by 70 points at VC Mitchell Park on Saturday.
Hope for stranded commuters is coming as the Shire of Augusta-Margaret River mulls a request by developers to expand the proposed supermarket site at Rapids Landing.
Prominent Perth businessman John Poynton has revealed details of a pact he signed with James Packer after the billionaire stepped away from his gambling empire.
In the midst of an epic Olympic gold rush in Tokyo on Wednesday, flame-haired Annabelle McIntyre became the first WA rower to win an Olympic gold medal.
The toughest category to judge due to the number of exceptional drops, particularly in the shiraz and pinot noir varieties.
A company that hired a FIFO worker just months after he allegedly raped a woman in her donga at a BHP mine site have confirmed the high-voltage electrician has been dismissed.
Perth developer Adrian Fini’s Hesperia consortium had plans to deliver a 65-room hotel and 61 residences — similar to the previous failed plan 15 years ago — with a 36-platform camping ground
The Geraldton father who police allege accidentally broke leg of his baby daughter during a domestic violence incident last Friday remains in custody after making his second court appearance.
A Walkaway farmer was arrested on Tuesday night after allegedly shooting a man in the face with an air rifle while trying to evict him from the property.
The death of a young girl comes as Fitzroy Crossing residents and visitors raise serious concerns about rampant rock throwing and car thefts by unsupervised teenagers in town
With only one in five Indigenous Australians receiving a first COVID jab, experts have blamed fear and ‘misinformation’ for the reluctance.
The Premier will impose new protocols amid revelations there are six ships on their way to WA which have docked in COVID-ravaged Indonesia in recent weeks.
Peter Law and Josh Zimmerman
Safety regulators are looking into a near-miss on a decommissioned Santos gas project off WA where workers clinging to a platform scrambled to evade a swinging deck being lifted by a crane.
A man accused of fatally attacking an elderly Mosman Park stranger because he wanted to ‘make a point about how to treat women right’ faces the prospect of a new trial after the jury was discharged.
The mother of a woman who murdered her elderly grandmother has gone on an extraordinary tirade, calling the victim an ‘absolute b....’ and saying ‘I wouldn’t let my daughter do what I needed to do’.
The Crown Perth Royal Commission will see four-of-a-kind next week, when a quartet of the casino’s management — past and present — will be grilled on whether it should remain in Crown’s hands.
Attracting seniors and women back into the workforce and poaching skilled migrants from other States will be among the ideas discussed to address critical skills shortages in WA.
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