The cyclone alert for coastal communities in WA’s north has been upgraded from blue to yellow as emergency services mobilise for possible devastation.
Reigning premiers East Fremantle are only getting stronger this pre-season with ruckman Brynn Teakle returning to the Sharks after a stint at Port Adelaide.
Passionate locals eager to make a difference will head to Fisherman’s Wharf to pick up debris collected from the Abrolhos Islands and transform trash into treasure for another year of Flotsam and Jetsam.
Expectant mothers from Carnarvon claim they are out of pocket thousands of dollars after the closure of midwifery services in the Gascoyne town.
More than 4500 homes across the Mid West are without power after a series of weather-induced pole fires triggered blackouts across the region.
Anna Cox and Jessica Moroney
More than 30 emergency service personnel from Geraldton and Kalbarri will travel to Carnarvon in preparation for ex-tropical cyclone Lincoln, which is expected to impact the Gascoyne region at the weekend.
Greenough Regional Prison is set to become a predominately all-male jail, with authorities to transfer more than two dozen women prisoners elsewhere to free up space for the escalating inmate population.
Filming for the Stan adaptation of Holden Sheppard’s novel Invisible Boys closes out its second week in Geraldton as crews move their focus to an unsuspecting carpark off Chapman Road.
The company that bought the Batavia Motor Inne, a derelict motel that attracted criminal activity and squatters for years, has been brought to court after allegedly failing to comply with a demolition order.
Callum Williamson broke records at the Perth Motorplex but it wasn’t quite enough as he finished second on night two at the Krikke Boys Shootout at the weekend.
Jake Santa Maria
The City of Perth council is set to make a decision on opening a shelter for women in Northbridge after it closed its East Perth shelter almost four months ago.
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A young father can be revealed as the man who died in a horrific dirt bike crash during a police pursuit on Wednesday night.
Caleb Runciman, Troy de Ruyter and Dylan Caporn
A serving WA Police officer has tragically died after she took her own life in regional WA.
The Henderson shipbuilder says the prospect of billions of dollars in work from the Royal Australian Navy enables it to offer long-term job security and careers for the first time.
Excitement filled the wards of Perth Children’s Hospital when the sick kids had a special visit from WWE superstars before they take it to the ring on Saturday night.
WA gas producers have been put on notice they must comply with both the ‘spirit’ and the letter of the State’s flagship domestic reservation policy – or risk sweeping government interventions.
The Woolworths chief executive has accumulated hundreds of thousands of shares and performance rights over his 13 years with the retailer.
A WA horse trainer has earned a conditional suspended jail order and was declared a drug trafficker after a search warrant in February 2023 uncovered 26 cannabis plants.
WA’s main road link across the Nullarbor to the Eastern States remains closed as a bushfire rages in an unpredictable manner near Balladonia Roadhouse.
The City of Greater Geraldton is set to write off an outstanding debt of $90,329.17 because Virgin Australia Regional Airlines is unable to pay up.
The historic sex allegations levelled against former Broome bishop, Christopher Saunders have been described by his successor, Geraldton’s Catholic Bishop Michael Morrissey, as “serious and deeply distressing”.
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China is gearing up to showcase its narrow-body passenger jet to a global audience for the first time at the Singapore Airshow.
The new model, called Sora, allows a user to type out a desired scene and turns it into a high-definition video clip.
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has to testify in a probe by the US Securities and Exchange Commission concerning his 2022 acquisition of Twitter, a US judge ordered in a court filing out Saturday.
Evalyn Clow lives every day knowing that her sister Karen MacKenzie, nephew Daniel, 16, and nieces Amara, 7, and Katrina, 5, are dead while their murderer continues to draw breath.
Christian Porter has failed to have a case alleging a Toodyay real estate agent breached WA’s Aboriginal Heritage Act thrown out of court despite highlighting an inaccurate online database of site boundaries.
Rebecca Le May
Perth is set to retake the national property crown this year with double-digit price growth, according to ANZ economists.
A Perth primary school has been forced to assign an extra staff member to its kindergarten to help three and four-year-olds use adult-sized portaloos while blocked toilets are being fixed.
After a week of preparation — the longest and most intense ever for an Optus Stadium event — the stage is set for a history-making WWE Elimination Chamber in front of more than 40,000 rabid wrestling fans.
Cynthia Lu may be one half of the duo behind a builder that has left desperate homeowners in the lurch, but that doesn’t appear to have stopped her from publicising her lavish lifestyle.
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