Parents and the Education Department are seriously underestimating the dangers of vaping by West Aussie kids — and it’s time they wake up.
Ben O'SheaThe West Live Host
Two of the most prominent witnesses in the Crown Casino Perth royal commission caught up at swanky Nedlands eatery Steve’s on the eve of the resumption of the high-stakes probe.
Josh Zimmerman & Michael Traill
Casino boss Helen Coonan told staff to ‘bring out your dead’ to get to the bottom of the gambling giant’s ills. Tim Clarke reports on how far reaching the Perth inquiry will be when it resumes.
Complaints such as sexual assault claims against ride-share drivers have more than tripled since 2019, however the number of police prosecutions against alleged offenders has declined.
Thousands of violent anti-lockdown protestors wreaked havoc in Sydney’s CBD in a chaotic, and at times violent, march that authorities have described as a possible ‘super-spreading event.’
Charlotte Elton & Briana Duggan
A small group of protesters gathered in Perth’s north to protest against mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations, despite no current legislation existing in Australia that mandates the jab.
A motorcyclist has died after a tragic collision with a car in Perth’s south yesterday afternoon.
A South Perth pub’s offer to reward COVID-vaccinated patrons with a free beer has the “full support” of Premier Mark McGowan, despite concerns it encourages irresponsible drinking.
Basketball greats Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen will head an A-list cast in a two-part series centring on the life of their former Chicago Bulls teammate, WA’s Luc Longley.
The city centre — long derided for its lack of excitement — is on the cusp of an arcade-game and bowling alley-led revival thanks to a multimillion-dollar vote of confidence in Perth.
A new five-year master plan for Kings Park does not rule out the prospect of a cable car link to the Swan River.
The State Government has raked in more than $85 million from its controversial Uber tax scheme – but it wants another $35 million before the tax ends.
A ‘mentally broken’ police officer tormented by nightmares that have finally driven him out of the force after almost three decades claims WA Police have ignored his pleas for help.
Beneath the quirky secrecy of a bush plot filled with space radars in the heart of WA’s Mid West, lies a love story with equal intrigue.
The powerhouse mining industry has been poaching staff from other sectors with unbeatable pay packets during the pandemic but it has also been busy cannibalising its own workforce.
Danielle Le Messurier
A Perth woman who murdered her boyfriend by plunging a kitchen knife into his heart — having already inflicted a stab wound and slashing him with broken glass — has been jailed for life.
A Victorian motivational speaker used a bizarre defence when he was caught out breaching WA’s strict COVID-19 border rules.
Under-fire Labor Minister Bill Johnston made a personal apology to a regional shire president who he claimed was ‘too busy fishing’ to meet, when he was actually by his sick wife’s side.
The Prime Minister has confirmed the Delta-ravaged state will not be granted additional Pfizer vaccines after NSW declared its COVID-19 outbreak a ‘national emergency’. But there is a change of tack.
The Nyul Nyul and Yawuru writer/director is just about to wrap a five week shoot in Port Hedland on her debut feature film Sweet As.
RSPCA WA has recorded a 30 per cent surge in cruelty to cats in Perth’s northern suburbs, with steel-jaw traps, paint and a spike just some of the tools used in the attacks. WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES
The WA Government is not prepared to hand over its share of jabs to virus-hit NSW, with Mark McGowan adding that Sydney’s outbreak could be controlled if the city was locked down properly.
Health experts do not expect to see kids aged under 16 being given COVID jabs until December at the earliest — and warn of needing more data on side effects before rolling it out to the age bracket.
Paramedics are treating a man in his 60s after a ute crossed into oncoming traffic and smashed into a road train in Bayswater this morning.
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