Sickened Rotto life ban for quokka cruelty
QUOKKA bashers will be banned from Rottnest Island for life under tough new laws to be introduced by the McGowan Government.
Real Estate 'Any recovery will still be very slow'
PERTH home prices have bottomed out and will start to rise — albeit slowly — from next year, while Sydney property is about to go in reverse, a new housing forecast predicts.
Thrilling finish McDonald breaks Eagles' hearts
WEST Coast have lost a second home game in their last three starts at Domain Stadium, going down by three points in dramatic fashion in the final minute to a brave Melbourne.
Doctors fed up Domestic violence more savage than ever
A RECORD number of domestic violence victims are being admitted to hospital with horrific injuries as medicos warn the brutality of attacks is worsening.
Mysterious Unexplained streak in Perth sky
IF you looked up the sky at twilight yesterday and thought you saw an all-mighty fireball streaking across the sky - don’t worry, you’re not the only one.
Superdraw Three WA winners in $21 million draw
THE week that contained the shortest day of the year might lead to the longest party of three WA Lotto players’ lives - after they were made instant millionaires.
PERTH blogger Constance Hall has moved on after a bitter split with her former husband, announcing she’s engaged to her new beau Denim Cooke.
National support Federal Libs back review of GST carve-up
THE federal Liberal Party has endorsed a WA proposal for a review of how GST payments are distributed, with all states except Tasmania backing the move.
Housefire Elderly woman critical after house fire
UPDATE: An elderly woman is in critical condition after being rescued from her Cloverdale home which became engulfed in flames in the early hours of Saturday.
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Unsightly mutts Official: World’s Ugliest Dog named
THE World’s Ugliest Dog has been officially revealed at a competition in California that featured some of the strangest looking mutts you will ever see.
IT’S not a bad day when you catch a shark from the comfort of your own balcony
Incredible footage Seal makes meal of unfortunate octopus
A PADDLER has captured the incredible moment three tourists witnessed an epic fight to the death between a 120kg seal and an unfortunate octopus.
Interpol Accused mafia boss 'hid in Perth'
A SUSPECTED leader of the notorious ’Ndrangheta Italian mafia who was allegedly hiding with relatives in Perth is behind bars in Italy after a joint effort between Australian and Italian authorities.
A RECORD number of Perth homes are being sold for a loss, new sales figures show.
'Worst nightmare' Toddler injured in freak accident
A TODDLER has undergone emergency surgery for bleeding on the brain after her skull was crushed in an accident at a home in Perth’s south.
Punch appeal Coward punch victim 'lucky to be alive'
THE friend of a 17-year-old struck in the face by a stranger and knocked to the ground has likened the sickening sound to a “watermelon crushing”.
Budding actress Twiggy's daughter a star in her own right
SHE is 22, has movie star looks, a role in a hit TV show and is the daughter of one of Australia’s richest men.
Bar design Local boy back to weave magic
AFTER years of globetrotting, Ashley Sutton — the world’s top bar designer — is back in his hometown weaving his magic on Fremantle punters.
Mining restrictions Labor ban on new uranium mines
NO new uranium mines will be allowed in WA under new mining restrictions announced by the State Government, but four previously approved projects can go ahead.
Cost blowout Bridge unlikely for stadium opening
PREMIER Mark McGowan admits the expensive Swan River footbridge may not be ready for the opening of the Perth Stadium and the start of the AFL season.
Joe Spagnolo Was selling Western Power such a bad idea?
DID anyone else see the irony of Treasurer Ben Wyatt’s announcement this week that power bills would rise by $169 a year come July 1, as part of a $440 a year hit to WA household budgets?
IT’S hard to fathom why the #21fathers group, dedicated to the betterment of Australian men, is compelled to build their campaign on a dubious statistic, writes Sherele Moody.
Dr Marny Lishman Are you a night owl or a lark?
IS IT just me or are others envious of peppy morning people? Those who bounce out of bed in the morning, full of energy and conversation. I am totally jealous of people who can do this.
FILMING for next year’s Han Solo spin-off movie is well under way — but both directors have just left the project in dramatic fashion. What on earth is going on?
ROGUE Catholics who threw their lot in with the thuggish CFMEU in a misinformation campaign on Gonski 2.0 did their own no favours, writes Miranda Devine.
BEING more popular than Bill Shorten is hardly a feat, but Turnbull doesn’t have much else to cling to thanks to his Labor-lite strategy writes Peta Credlin.